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Ignacio Ruiz-Camara



Ruiz-Camara Ignacio
Ignacio Ruiz-Camara



Ignacio specialises in all types of financing transactions, both at a national and international level. He has extensive expertise in restructurings, leveraged finance, real estate and project finance, particularly in renewables and infrastructure. He has taken part in some of the largest financing transactions arranged in Spain over the last years.

Ignacio is recommended for his excellent work in the main legal directories such as Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, since 2007 until today.

News & insights

Publications: 27 NOVEMBER 2019

New remuneration for renewable energy in Spain

More favourable treatment seeks to avoid the initiation of new arbitration proceedings and to terminate existing ones

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Green plugs

Publications: 26 NOVEMBER 2019

New remuneration regime for renewable energy production in Spain

Approval of the Royal Decree-law 17/2019 setting out the new remuneration parameters for the electric system

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Publications: 12 SEPTEMBER 2019

Report of the General Advocate of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) on a Mortgage Loan Reference Index (IRPH) litigation

In the context of a claim of a consumer against a Spanish bank regarding the potential unfair nature of a IRPH indexed floating interest rate clause, the First Instance Court number 38 of Barcelona filed a preliminary ruling request before the ECJ. In the case being decided, a mortgage loan agreement to acquire a dwelling was entered into in 2001.

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Publications: 18 MARCH 2019

The new Real Estate Credit Act: lukewarm protection for borrowers and strong impact on lenders

​On 21 February 2019, the Spanish Congress passed the Act 5/2019, regulating real estate credit (the Act), after a long and "tortuous" legislative process. The final text of the Act has been published in the Spanish Official Gazette (BOE) on 16 March 2019.

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Admitted as solicitor, Spain, 1996


Law Degree, ICADE, 1995

Diploma in Business Administration, ICADE, 1995

Master in Finance and Business Management, Centro de Estudios Financieros (CEF), 1996 

Published work

  • "Recent changes to Spanish Insolvency Law: Royal Decree Law 3/2009", article in JIBF magazine, June 2009."Leveraged Finance in Spain - special considerations" chapter 12  included in the book " A practitioner's Guide to European Leveraged Finance". 2009, pages 343 to 365.
  • "Aspectos legales de la financiación a las multinacionales españolas". El Exportador. 23 June 2008.
  • "General Regulation. Developments in the Spanish mortgage securitisation market", Bloomberg European Law Business Journal. Vol 1:729. 2007, pages 729 to 737.