What the team is known for
Notable firm with an international presence in Latin American countries including Chile, Peru, Mexico and Colombia. Leverages longstanding relationships with banks and project sponsors to attract instructions from lender syndicates looking to refinance Spanish energy and infrastructure projects. Regularly assists lenders with new financing mandates in the renewable energy sector.
One client enthuses: "Garrigues is well aware of the risks in renewables projects and is therefore able to help banks and sponsors mitigate these risks empathetically for both parties. They have very extensive experience that helps a lot in addressing and mitigating these risks and are practical, having developed many contracts, which facilitates structure and understanding."
Another client endorses the team's goal-oriented approach: "They are always looking for proactive solutions to complete the deal."
Advised OHL, OHL Desarrollos and Centro Canalejas Madrid on the EUR265 million refinancing of the Centro Canalejas project.
progresses in the rankings this year, with market observers remarking on his increasing activity and visibility. He advises lenders and sponsors on the financing of infrastructure and energy projects.
José Miguel Pinillos
has significant experience representing lenders in new financing and refinancing transactions in Spain. One client exalts: "It's very hard to be against him; on your side he is amazing. He's a tough negotiator."
has a wealth of expertise in the financing of renewable energy projects, and acts for both lenders and sponsors. Clients laud his market experience and comment: "He is very experienced, and he makes his team work really well together. You can tell that he has been in this field for a long time and is on top of absolutely every single detail."