Fermín Garbayo > Dentons > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

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Fermín Garbayo is the Partner in charge of the Energy practice at the Madrid office. He is a highly experienced lawyer in the acquisition and financing of renewable energy projects, both greenfield and brownfield, as well as in the negotiation of their construction contracts, power purchase agreements (PPAs) and O&M contracts. Previously, he was a partner in the Energy Department of Gómez-Acebo & Pombo since 2004 and led the opening of its offices in London (2007) and Lisbon (2009).

He has been advising some of the main Spanish electricity companies in contractual matters for the diversification of their value-added product offerings as well as in insolvency and litigation. He also advises national and international funds in the acquisition and/or development of energy and infrastructure projects, mainly in Spain.


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Spain > Projects and energy

Dentons‘ energy offering is rooted in its extensive knowledge of cross-border transactions and projects in renewable energy, where it demonstrates ‘solid knowledge and experience‘. Fermín Garbayo, who shows an ‘outstanding ability to manage the issues that arise‘ in the space, heads the practice since his arrival from Gómez-Acebo & Pombo in April 2021, which sees companies in the utilities, oil, LNG exploration and production, infrastructure and renewable energy sectors as key clients. Backing these efforts are senior counsel Luis Gil, who joined in June 2022, and associate Almudena Gurpegui.