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Clifford Chance LLP

Banking & Finance

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What the team is known for

Superbly positioned within both the Spanish and international landscape as a hugely respected banking practice. Assists with the financing or refinancing of energy and infrastructure projects in Spain or in Latin American jurisdictions. Resident English-qualified lawyers advise on loans that are due to be syndicated among lenders or international investors. Negotiates facilities that are backed by the Spanish Export Credit Agency. Has acted for Spanish borrowers seeking to avail themselves of favourable terms afforded to recipients of ESG-linked loans.

Notable practitioners

Epifanio Pérez advises on many of the firm's major lending transactions. He has experience in the negotiation of green loans, the refinancing of large syndicated loan facilities and the agreement of new export credit agency-backed corporate loans. Interviewees note that he is "on top of every detail of the transaction." "He has sound legal knowledge and is able to deal with difficult situations and clients," reports one source.

Interviewees identify José Guardo as a superb choice to advise on the financing of energy or infrastructure projects in Spain or across Latin America. He is also central to the firm's export finance practice. "He has seen so many deals and gone through so many situations that he can always rely on his experience," says one client, adding: "In negotiations he knows how to handle situations that are quite complex." "He is a very well-regarded name in Spain and everyone feels comfortable working with him," states another source.

Market commentators note Rodrigo Uría 's regular presence in lending transactions and say that he is "reasonable and very pragmatic." He assists with the financing of real estate or corporate transactions.

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Banking & Finance

Clifford Chance LLP

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Location

Paseo de la Castellana 110

Madrid

Madrid

Spain

28046

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Spain

Banking & Finance


Epifanio Pérez
Band 2
José Guardo
Band 1
Rodrigo Uría
Band 3