Ms Verónica Romaní > Gómez-Acebo & Pombo > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Gómez-Acebo & Pombo
CASTELLANA 216
28046 MADRID
Spain

Work Department

Banking and Finance, Project Finance

Position

Partner. Head of the Energy Group and  member of the Board of Directors of our Firm.

Career

Verónica joined Gómez-Acebo & Pombo in 1999 and became a partner in 2011.

Languages

Spanish and English

Memberships

Member of the Madrid Bar Association since 1999.

Education

Advanced course in Energy Law (Instituto de Empresa, 2002); Master in Stocks and Financial Markets (Instituto de Estudios Bursátiles 1994-1999); Lawyer degree in Law by Universidad Complutense de Madrid (1999).

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Projects and energy

(Leading individuals)

Verónica Romaní – Gómez-Acebo & Pombo

The ‘extraordinary‘ energy, infrastructure and project finance group at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo features a renowned team, which ‘anticipates problems’ and is regularly engaged in regulatory matters, corporate governance, and debt and M&A transactions. ‘The business vision, negotiation skills as well as vast knowledge of sales agreements‘ is another ‘differential‘ factor for the practice, which is co-led by ‘benchmark‘ partner Verónica Romaní and Carlos Vázquez, who garners praise for his regulatory experience. Other standout practitioners include Santiago Garrido, who joined from Hogan Lovells US LLP in January 2022 to bolster the firm’s public law offering; sharing a similar focus, Borja Carvajal joined the same month from KPMG Abogados, Spain, accompanied by Pedro Soto, joining from the same firm. Senior associate Helena Villena constituted another key arrival in January 2022, coming from Hogan Lovells International LLP.

Spain > Banking and finance

(Leading individuals)

Verónica Romaní – Gómez-Acebo & Pombo

Gómez-Acebo & Pombo has a strong track record of advising on the lender side of financing transactions, with a client base that includes major Spanish and international banks and investment funds. The team has significant experience in large refinancings and restructurings and is also highlighted for its project finance expertise, particularly in the renewable energy and infrastructure sectors. The practice additionally extends to corporate finance, real estate finance, asset finance and investment fund matters. The sizeable team is led by Miguel Lamo de Espinosa, an expert in restructurings. The ‘exceptionalVerónica Romaní and of counsel Vanessa Armas are key contacts for project finance; Rafael Aguilera is noted for restructurings and was recently appointed as lead of the real estate finance practice; and Fernando Herrero is experienced in asset finance matters. London office head Ferran Foix and Santiago Gómez-Acebo are also names to note.