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Gómez-Acebo & Pombo

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Barcelona, Bilbao, Brussels, Lisbon, London, Madrid and 3 more

Miguel Lamo de Espinosa

Work (+34) 91 582 91 00
Gómez-Acebo & Pombo

Work Department


Partner. Head of the Banking and Finance Area.


Miguel joined Gómez-Acebo & Pombo in 1999 and became a partner in 2010.


Spanish and English.


He has been, since 1999, a practising member of the Madrid Bar Association, and member of this Association’s Young Lawyers Group; Member of the American Bar Association and New York State Bar since 2004.


LL. M. Degree from Georgetown University (Washington D.C., United States) with honours (LL. M. in Securities and Financial Regulation); Degree in Law and an advanced-level Degree in Business Law from the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas – ICADE (1999).


Private equity

Within: Private equity

Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados’ long-established practice covers the full spectrum of private equity matters. Work highlights include advising Govera Inversiones on its €1.5bn acquisition of a majority stake in Acituri Aeronáutica from Madrigal Participaciones. Head of team Iñigo Erláiz, Mónica Weimann, Miguel Lamo de Espinosa and Daniel Marín are key members of the practice.

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Restructuring and insolvency

Within: Restructuring and insolvency

Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados’ six-partner team is co-led by insolvency head Francisco Peña and restructuring head Miguel Lamo de Espinosa (who has a ‘top commercial approach’ and is a ‘good manager of client expectations’). The team is praised for its ‘high technical skills’, and recently acted for Banco de Madrid on its voluntary insolvency proceeding. It also advised a syndicate of lenders, led by Banco Sabadell, Deutsche Bank and Bybrook Capital on the €200m refinancing of Natura’s debt.

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Spain: Capital markets


Within: Equity

Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados is noted for its advice to issuers, underwriters, placement banks and investment firms on mandates such as IPOs and right issues. Recent madates include advising Zambal Spain Socimi on its €451m listing on the Spanish Alternative Stock Exchange. Miguel Lamo de Espinosa heads the group.

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Spain: Transport


Within: Shipping

Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados’ shipping team is regularly instructed on some of the most prominent maritime-finance transactions such as ship financing, tax leasing, syndicated loans, restructuring and refinancing. Carlos Rueda and Miguel Lamo de Espinosa are recommended.

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