What the team is known for
Powerhouse offering clients a dedicated energy and natural resources team that regularly represents domestic and multinational clients seeking to invest in the Spanish energy sector. Advises on impressive corporate, financing and regulatory mandates pertaining to the energy sector. Further able to assist clients with complex commercial arbitration. Clients benefit from offices throughout Latin America, China and the USA, ensuring that the team boasts notable experience in cross-border cases.
One client describes the lawyers as "an excellent team" and adds: "They are very dedicated, they listen to the client and they are very flexible."
Another client highlights the lawyers' client service, enthusing: "They are very dynamic, they want to put themselves in the shoes of the client, and their approach is very proactive."
Represented Enagás in its collaborative EUR2.9 billion investment with Blackstone and GIC in Tallgrass Energy for a 100% indirect ownership interest.
Market sources commend department head Silvestre Arana
's regulatory and transactional expertise, with one client further valuing his "great experience, high degree of dedication and involvement in the mandates, solidity in reasoning and dynamism in his recommendations."
He has noteworthy activity for German clients on cross-border mandates, as well as representing Spanish and international industrial clients in the negotiation of joint ventures and SPAs.