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Latham & Watkins LLP
Plaza de la Independencia, 6
Madrid 28001
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Work Department

Ignacio Gómez-Sancha is a partner in the Corporate Department of Latham & Watkins’ Madrid office. His practice focuses on representing investors and companies at critical stages of their development, with particular emphasis on capital markets transactions.

Mr. Gómez-Sancha advises on corporate and capital markets law, assisting both Spanish and foreign companies in all legal matters related to their business in Spain: IPOs, takeovers, venture capital transactions, mergers and acquisitions, special situations, and distressed investments. He has a deep understanding of the functioning of financial markets, which helps him in very complex matters.

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > Restructuring and insolvency

Latham & Watkins LLP provides a team of Spanish and international lawyers with expertise in a range of restructuring matters, in and out of Spain. The firm has experience from the creditor and debtor standpoints in leveraged buyouts and high-yield debt transactions, including the restructuring of highly leveraged companies experiencing financial difficulties. In addition to the practice’s Spanish insolvency law expertise, it is also involved in cross-border restructuring and insolvency. The team is co-led by Ignacio Pallarés, who focuses on Spanish corporates and financial institutions; capital markets specialist Ignacio Gómez-Sancha; and Fernando Colomina, who is experienced in advising on banking transactions, notably restructuring situations.

Spain > Capital markets: Equity

(Hall of Fame)

Ignacio Gómez-SanchaLatham & Watkins LLP

The ‘competent and experiencedLatham & Watkins LLP provides ‘knowledge of the subject and flexibility’ in the equity capital markets field. Experienced in acting for corporates and financial institutions, Ignacio Gómez-Sancha leads the team and advised photovoltaic systems company Solarpack on the listing of its ordinary shares on the Bilbao, Madrid, Barcelona and Valencia stock exchanges; the initial offering represents 38.5% of the company’s capital and gives Solarpack €100m in proceeds.

Spain > Capital markets: Debt

(Leading individuals)

Ignacio Gómez-SanchaLatham & Watkins LLP

Acting for multinationals, global venture capital companies and large financial institutions, Latham & Watkins LLP is experienced in a range of transactions, including IPOs, bond issuances and tender offers. The firm also has expertise in special situations and distressed investments transactions. Ignacio Gómez-Sancha leads the practice and advised Hyatt Hotels Corporation on the potential acquisition of all the shares of Spain-based hotel company NH Hotel Group, listed in the Madrid Stock Exchange.