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Gómez-Acebo & Pombo

CASTELLANA 216, 28046 MADRID, SPAIN
Tel:
Work +34 91 582 91 00
Fax:
Fax +34 91 582 91 14
Email:
Web:
www.ga-p.com
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Gómez-Acebo & Pombo, Fernando Igartua, Madrid, SPAIN

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Fernando Igartua

Tel:
Work (+34) 91 582 91 00
Email:
Web:
www.ga-p.com
Gómez-Acebo & Pombo

Work Department

Position

Partner

Career

Fernando joined Gómez-Acebo & Pombo in 1989 and became a partner in 1994.

Professional carrear: He worked with Linklaters & Paines (London) as an associate in 1991-1992.

Teaching: Appointed Professor of Civil Law at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM) in 1990; Lecturer of Civil Law at the Universidad del País Vasco (1981-1983).

Languages

Spanish, English and French.

Member

Madrid Bar Association since 1984; President of the Instituto de Consejeros-Administradores since 2003; Secretary of Foro PPP Infraestructura since 2007.

Education

Research Associate, University of London (1991-1992); Scholarship from the Hispano-American Joint Committee in 1987; Visiting researcher at the University of California, Berkeley, (1987-1988); Doctor of Law from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (1986); Master of Law (major in Financial Law) from the University of Deusto (Bilbao, 1981).


Spain

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Gómez-Acebo & Pombo's banking and finance team is 'easy to work with' and 'very helpful'. In a major highlight, it advised a syndicate of lenders on the €1.2bn refinancing of debt held by Abengoa to avoid the public company's insolvency. Borrower-side assistance included acting for Fuerza y Energía Limpia de Tizimin, the sponsor, on the financing of a 75MW wind farm in Mexico. Key names are Miguel Lamo de EspinosaRafael Aguilera and Fernando Igartua, while Fernando Herrero is recommended at senior associate level.

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