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Juan Fernández-Castaño joins Squire Patton Boggs

Squire Patton Boggs has appointed Juan Fernández-Castaño as the firm’s new business development manager in Madrid. Juan Fernández joins from Linklaters, where he worked in the firm’s Marketing and Business Development department. He has experience in legal directories having worked for Legal 500 and Leaders League, where he was senior researcher and editor for Spain […]

Deal & transactions

Linklaters advises CVC on the refinancing of its debt in

Linklaters has advised CVC Capital Partners on the refinancing of its 1.6 billion debt in Naturgy. The team in charge of this transaction had been partner Juan Barona, managing associate Javier Hernández and associate Francisco Ruiz, all of them part of the Linklaters Spain law firm. CVC Capital Partners has agreed to refinance its €1.6 […]

Moves

Linklaters signs Alex Ferreres as new partner

Linklaters has signed Alex Ferreres (pictured) as a new partner to strengthen its litigation, insolvency and arbitration department. Ferreres joins from Uría Menéndez, where he was made partner in 2006 and is the fifth partner Linklaters has added to its ranks in the last 12 months. The new partner specialises in procedural law and has […]

Banking & Finance

Linklaters advises Banco Sabadell on issuance of perpetual securities

Linklaters has advised Banco Sabadell on the issue of €500 million of perpetual securities convertible into shares eligible as additional tier 1 (AT1) capital. The applicable interest rate will reset at five-year intervals starting on 18 january 2029 on the basis of the five-year euro midswap rate for that period. The bond will be issued […]

Deal & transactions

PLMJ advises on 2022’s largest deal in Portugal

PLMJ acted for the Americans of Davidson Kempner European Partners in what was the biggesttransaction of 2022, which involved the purchase of the largest ever portfolio of Portuguese realestate assets. As part of Project Crow, Davidson Kempner European Partners acquired two private equity funds,one Portuguese and one Luxembourgish, for €850 million euros. The deal also […]

Moves

Linklaters hires Alex Ferreres as new partner

Linklaters has hired Alex Ferreres (pictured) as a new partner for its litigation, insolvency and arbitration department, making him the 21st partner in the Madrid office. Ferreres joins Linklaters from Uría Menéndez, where he was made partner in 2006. He is the fifth partner Linklaters has added to its ranks in 2022 following the recent […]

Deal & transactions

Linklaters on the acquisition of a 20% stake in Elawan

Linklaters has advised ORIX Corporation on the acquisition of a 20% stake in Elawan Energy to become the sole shareholder of the company. ORIX Corporation is a diversified multinational financial group operating worldwide in leasing, financing, private equity, asset management, renewable energy investment and operations, among others. Elawan Energy is a global player in the […]

Deal & transactions

Linklaters advises Ardian on the sale of its 15.6% stake

Linklaters has advised Ardian on the sale of its 15.6% stake in eDreams Odigeo through a placement of its shares with institutional investors. Ardian is a leading global private investment house with $140 billion of assets under management or advice across Europe, North America and Asia. Through this agreement, the Ardian fund exits eDreams after […]

Moves

Ashurst hires Pilar Lluesma as counsel of financial regulatory law

Ashurst has hired Pilar Lluesma (pictured), until now counsel at Uría Menéndez, to lead the firm’s financial regulatory law practice. The lawyer, who will join her new organisation in december, will also hold the rank of counsel at the firm headed by Jorge Vázquez. Ashurst’s new counsel holds a degree in law from the University […]

Banking & Finance Energy

Linklaters advises on the refinancing of Northland Power portfolio

Linklaters has advised Caixabank in connection with the refinancing of a portfolio owned by Northland Power of operational renewable generation facilities in Spain. The law firm advised with a team comprising in the following areas. On the banking aspects Juan Barona, Javier Hernández, Jaime Pelegri, Patricia Rovira and Diego Delgado; for public law: Jorge Toral; […]