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Jones Day covers the full range of corporate and M&A work. A recent joint venture example is advising CBRE Global Investors on joining forces with Montepino Logística to develop a portfolio of assets. Miguel Bermúdez de Castro led the advice on that matter and also assisted building material producer Mapei with acquiring chemical company Tecnopol Sistemas. Practice head Federico Merino and Manuel Vara Varea are also recommended.
Projects and energy Tier 2
Jones Day has particular experience in finance-related matters in the sector, with a speciality in capital intensive infrastructure and energy projects, as well as in regulatory work. The multi-disciplinary team is led by Fernando Lillo, Javier López Antón, Raimundo Ortega and Mercedes Fernández. In recent highlights, the practice advised BBVA on the refinancing of the construction, start-up and operation of a solar plant in Toledo, and represented unmanned petrol stations company Cooperativas Agroalimentarias de España, in an appeal against various regional regulations requiring all petrol stations to be manned. Other key clients include Nuevo Hospital de Toledo, CaixaBank and Energya.
Dispute resolution Tier 3
Mercedes Fernández leads the team at Jones Day and has particular experience in disputes in the construction and energy sectors. The group focuses on complex cross-border and multi-jurisdictional matters. In recent work, it defended Acciona Windpower and Acciona Windpower Brazil in a dispute concerning the potential damages caused by the clients’ intervention in the production of concrete towers by Inneo Torres et al. The firm is also acting for CCAE, a key name in the unmanned petrol stations market in Spain, in an appeal against regional regulations that require all petrol stations to be manned in order to protect consumers.
Private equity Tier 3
Jones Day receives a steady flow of private equity instructions through its international network. Recent work includes assisting CVC Capital Partners with the acquisition of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries' women’s health assets. Federico Merino and of counsel Beatriz Píriz are particularly active.
White-collar crime Tier 3
Jones Day regularly represents companies and individuals in proceedings related to economic and financial crimes. For example, it defended three of the 65 accused individuals in the Caja Madrid Black Cards case, which concerned the alleged misuse of company credit cards. José Bonilla and associate Berta Viqueira Sierra are recommended.
Banking and finance Tier 4
Jones Day's banking and finance team 'always delivers': it is 'responsive, to the point and well coordinated'. Work highlights included assisting Finacity and ING Bank with a trade receivables securitisation facility for Ferroglobe, and advising Bankia, Banco Santander and CaixaBank on a term loan granted to Isolux Corsán. Javier López Antón has an 'acute business sense' and is 'highly dedicated', and Fernando Lillo 'goes out of his way to find a solution'. 'Hard-working' senior associate Sergio Cires shows 'excellent efficiency and commitment'. Andrés Lorrio and of counsel Vanessa Armas are also recommended.
Real estate and construction Tier 4
Jones Day recently advised CBRE Global Investment Partners on its formation of a joint venture with Montepino to acquire and develop a portfolio of prime assets in Madrid, Zaragoza and Guadalajara. Victor Cosarrubios and Luis Jiménez-Diaz are noted.
EU and competition Tier 5
Jones Day specialises in multi-jurisdictional cartel and merger work for clients including IBM, Cintra and Energya. Specialist in competition and energy law Raimundo Ortega Bueno leads the practice with Marta Delgado Echevarría, who is experienced in cartel cases and merger filings. In a recent highlight, the team is representing Cooperativas Agroalimentarias de España, a major player in the unmanned petrol stations market, in an appeal against various regional regulations that require all petrol stations to be manned.
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|Corporate transactions, M&A||Federico Merino|
|Corporate transactions, M&A||Miguel Bermúdez de Castro|
|Corporate transactions, M&A||Manuel Vara|
|Arbitration and litigation||Mercedes Fernández|
|Banking and finance||Andrés Lorrio|
|Banking and finance||Javier López Antón|
|Banking and finance||Vanessa Armas|
|Private equity||Federico Merino|
|EU and competition||Raimundo Ortega|
|EU and competition||Marta Delgado|
|Cybersecurity, privacy and data protection||Paloma Bru|
|Intellectual property||Marta Delgado|
|Investigations and white-collar||José Bonilla|
|Real estate||Víctor Casarrubios|
|Real estate||Luis Jiménez-Díaz|
|Business restructuring and reorganisation||Juan Ferré|
|Projects and infrastructure||Javier López Antón|
|Projects and infrastructure||Fernando Lillo|
|Mrs Vanessa Armas Molina||View Profile|
|Mr Pablo Baschwitz||View Profile|
|Mr Miguel Bermúdez de Castro||View Profile|
|Ms Paloma Bru Arce||View Profile|
|Mr Víctor Casarrubios||View Profile|
|Ms Marta Delgado Echevarría||View Profile|
|Mrs Mercedes Fernández||View Profile|
|Mr Juan Ferré||View Profile|
|Mr Federico Merino||View Profile|
|Mr Raimundo Ortega Bueno||View Profile|
|Mr Richard P Puttré||View Profile|
|Mr Luis Riesgo||View Profile|
|Mr Manuel Vara Varea||View Profile|
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