Mr Francisco Solchaga QC > Araoz & Rueda > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Araoz & Rueda
PASEO DE LA CASTELLANA 164
28046 MADRID
Spain

Work Department

Energy

Position

Partner in the Energy Department at Araoz & Rueda since 2007.

Career

Francisco Solchaga, Araoz & Rueda partner since 2007, joined the firm as an associate in 2000 after two years as an associate at Uría Menéndez, where he acquired experience in mergers and acquisitions and securities markets.

Francisco is specialized in energy, advising on numerous projects relating to the promotion and financing of wind and solar plants. He has also extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions and securities markets.

Languages

English, French and Spanish.

Education

  • J.D. from Universidad de Zaragoza (Graduated with honours).

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Projects and energy

Praised for its ‘absolute knowledge of the sector and its players’, Araoz & Rueda has particular expertise in the promotion, construction, financing, start-up and operation of renewable energy projects, mainly photovoltaic plants. The team is co-headed by the ‘outstandingLaura Vintanel, and Francisco Solchaga, who according to a client ‘is a perfect expert in the energy regulatory framework’ and experienced in the development of renewable energy projects.