Mr Fernando Herrero > Gómez-Acebo & Pombo > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Gómez-Acebo & Pombo
28046 MADRID

Work Department

Banking and Capital Markets




Spanish, English, French and Italian


Degree in Law (1999) at the University of Valladolid
Erasmus stage at Université Montesquieu Bordeaux IV in Bordeaux, France (1998-1999)

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Banking and finance

(Next Generation Partners)

Fernando HerreroGómez-Acebo & Pombo

The finance and refinance experts at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo are active in lender and borrower side transactions. As well as experience in real estate and project financing, the firm has a strong direct lending practice, particularly active advising foreign clients on credit assignment transactions, NPLs and debt portfolio acquisitions. Miguel Lamo de Espinosa leads the team and covers distressed situations and acquisition finance, as well as project finance, private equity and corporate finance. Key names in the practice include Rafael Aguilera, who specialises in general financing operations, asset financing, acquisition finance and debt refinancing; and Fernando Herrero, who focuses on asset financing operations, particularly vessels and aircraft. Vanessa Armas joined as of counsel in June 2021.

Spain > Transport: Other transport

The ‘varied, multi-disciplinary team’ at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo can ‘attend to any type of matter’, and is ‘one of the leading aviation practices in Spain’. The firm handles aviation finance, automotive, road and rail matters. The practice’s expertise in transportation, logistics and aviation covers the gamut of relevant business, legal and regulatory aspects. The team is co-led by Fernando Herrero, who focuses on asset financing, particularly of vessels and aircraft; automotive specialist Ainara Rentería; and Irene Fernández Puyol, who handles public law and regulatory issues in the transport sector.