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Dentons

PASEO DE LA CASTELLANA, 53 8ª, 28046 MADRID, SPAIN
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Work +34 91 436 33 25
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Fax +34 91 436 33 29
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www.dentons.com

Spain

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 3

Dentons

Dentons¬†provides 'solid expertise' and 'excellent availability'. Recently, it assisted Global Bankers Capital with a ‚ā¨65m financing to media group Grupo Secuoya. It also handled a¬†‚ā¨42.5m leveraged buyout financing when advising¬†Banco Santander and Bankia, as lenders, on the acquisition of Uni√≥n Mart√≠n.¬†Jes√ļs Mardomingo¬†and¬†Jabier Badiola¬†lead the banking and finance team and¬†Jes√ļs Varela¬†advises on real estate financing. Senior associate Luis M√°iz¬†is 'very diligent' and 'good at putting the client in contact with relevant stakeholders across Europe'.

Leading individuals
Next generation lawyers

Luis M√°iz - Dentons

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 5

Dentons

Dentons was particularly busy handling energy, real estate and tourism sector transactions. It assisted industrial company Barloworld with the sale of its Iberian holding company to Tesa. Alejandro Alonso, José María Buxeda and Nieves Briz are standout practitioners.

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Environment
Environment - ranked: tier 3

Dentons

Daniel Vázquez leads the team at Dentons, which is best known for handling environment liability and solar pollution and waste matters. The firm advised Aten-Oil on the acquisition of a large portfolio of petrol stations in Spain, and assisted Lidl with packaging and waste packaging regulations in Spain, particularly in relation to collective waste management schemes. Other key clients include Auria Soluitons, Ramboll Environ and Engie.

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Private equity
Private equity - ranked: tier 5

Dentons

Dentons' private equity group is headed by¬†Jes√ļs Dur√°n. He led the advice to TPG Sixth Street Partners on the sale of a 51% stake in Servihabitat to CaixaBank.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 4

Dentons

Dentons is known for its cross-border capability, as well as its expertise in industrial gas infrastructure and renewable energy. Energy sector specialist Javier Lasa leads the practice and is experienced in contract drafting in the oil and gas markets. Associate Baldomero Casado joined from Union Fenosa Gas and has notable strength in the natural gas space.

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Public law
Public law - ranked: tier 4

Dentons

Dentons advises clients such as BYD Auto, Engie and Fresenius Medical Care on public procurement. Daniel Vázquez heads the environmental and public policy and regulated sectors practices.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 3

Dentons

Dentons‚Äô team advised Barings on the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Berceo Retail Complex, a company managed by CBRE Global Investors, valued at ‚ā¨105m. Property financing expert Jes√ļs Varela is the key name. Itxaso L√≥pez was promoted to counsel in March 2018.

Leading individuals

Jes√ļs Varela - Dentons

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 5

Dentons

The ‚Äėvery accessible team‚Äô at Dentons¬†has ‚Äėa keen eye for detail and the capacity to work under pressure‚Äô. The practice is particularly active in advising insurance companies on warranty and indemnity policies and various related tax issues. ‚ÄėFantastic‚Äô corporate and M&A tax specialist Jos√© Ram√≥n Vizcaino¬†leads the team and focuses on direct and indirect taxation.

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Transport: Other transport
Transport: Other transport - ranked: tier 3

Dentons

Under the leadership of Jabier Badiola, Dentons is highly recommended for aviation finance. Recent work includes assisting Avolon and Apollo Aviation Group with the acquisition and subsequent lease of aircraft. Another highlight was advising Wamos Air on entering into an operating lease agreement for three aircraft with AerSale.

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Legal Developments by:
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    The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is strategically placed between Europe and the Far East. The UAE has been ranked among the top 15 maritime nations by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and the UAE Government is working on plans to transform the shipping industry into one of the country’s major economic sectors.
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