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Álvaro López-Jorrín

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Practice Areas

Partner. Co-director of the Corporate/Commercial Department. Main area of work: corporate law and mergers and acquisitions and other corporate restructuring transactions in connection with public and private companies (private equity, public takeover bids, etc), in particular, in the financial sector. Issuance of securities. Legal advisory to insurance and reinsurance companies in contractual and regulatory matters.

Recent work: has advised Bankinter in the spin-off of its subsidiary Línea Directa Aseguradora for €1.4Bn, advised International Airlines Group on the acquisition of Air Europa from Globalia for €1Bn, advised Allianz on the sale to Banco Santander of 60% of Allianz Popular and on the termination of its bancassurance alliance with Banco Popular for €937 million, advised Prosegur in the sale of 50% of its alarm business in Spain to Telefónica for €300 million and advised Telefónica in the sale of 2.029 towers in Ecuador and Colombia to Phoenix Tower International for €290 million.

Career

Author of the chapter 'The board of directors of public companies' in the book 'The public company' (2006). Co-author of the book entitled "Preemptive subscription rights and their disapplication in listed companies" (2010).

Professional Memberships

Madrid Bar Association.