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Javier  García de Enterría

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Clifford Chance LLP

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Javier García de Enterría specialises in corporate matters and equity capital markets. Javier has a broad experience in all types of M&A transactions, with a special focus on takeover bids, corporate restructurings, corporate governance, regulation of listed companies and ECM transactions, as IPOs or rights issues. A former Corporate and Commercial law professor, he has participated in different committees of experts appointed by the Spanish CNMV, in matters as the corporate regulation for the issuance of securities by listed companies or the activity of the proxy advisors in the Spanish market.


University Complutense Madrid (Law) 1984
Admitted as an abogado in Madrid 1984


Capital markets: Equity

Within: Capital markets: Equity

As well as public offerings, Clifford Chance handles equity-linked capital markets products such as rights issues, convertible bonds and private placements. On behalf of Barclays, it assisted the managers with an additional tier 1 issue by Ibercaja Banco and, in a separate matter, advised Elaia Investment Spain on its listing on the alternative stock market (MAB). Antonio Henríquez, Yolanda Azanza and Javier García de Enterría are recommended. Former senior associate Laura Fernández left in February 2018 to become general counsel at Aliseda Inmobiliaria.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Javier García de Enterría - Clifford Chance

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Clifford Chance's clients 'can rely on the team to design the right strategy for the deal' and its peers acknowledge it 'feels like a local team thanks to its maturity in the market'. As such, it advises many Ibex 35 companies such as construction group ACS; the client retained the team to advise on its joint venture with Atlantia and Hochtief - which had both launched competing initial takeover bids - for a joint investment in Abertis. Another highlight was assisting IFM Investors with acquiring¬†a 49% stake in water management company FCC Aqualia from construction company FCC¬†for a purchase price of over ‚ā¨1bn. In this instruction,¬†Samir Azzouzi¬†and¬†Javier Amantegui¬†cooperated with UK and US partners.¬†Luis Alonso¬†has 'very strong negotiation skills'¬†and is recommended along with¬†Jaime Vel√°zquez,¬†Jos√© Mar√≠a Fern√°ndez-Daza¬†and¬†Javier Garc√≠a de Enterr√≠a.¬†¬†is the name to note in Barcelona.

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