Ignacio Álvarez is a lawyer in the Madrid office of Uría Menéndez. Ignacio joined the firm in 2010. Between January and July 2016, he was seconded to the London office of the US firm Shearman & Sterling LLP, where he worked in the capital markets group as an international associate.

Ignacio’s practice is focused on financing and debt restructuring transactions, M&A and energy law. He has been involved in transactions involving the sale of non-strategic assets of financial institutions, such as non-performing loans, real estate assets and asset management platforms.

Some of Ignacio’s recent highlights include advising international investors on the acquisition of solar PV portfolios, and the disposal of, and investments in, gas distribution companies, as well as advising sponsors on the execution and restructuring of renewable energy project financings.