Juan Hormaechea is a partner within the Allen & Overy finance and capital markets practice. He has experience of a wide range of financial transactions, including structured finance transactions, acquisition financing (particularly the financing of private equity acquisitions and LBO transactions), margin lending and equity derivatives. Additionally, since 2008, Juan has specialised in pre-insolvency debt restructurings (having advised on significant LBO debt restructurings) and in advising specialised investors on investing in distressed assets, acquisitions of non-performing debt portfolios, corporate rescue financing (in both pre-insolvency and insolvency scenarios) and on strategic insolvency. Juan is recommended in the main legal directories, such as Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500, as one of the leading banking and restructuring and insolvency lawyers in Iberia.
Juan is a Spanish licensed lawyer (abogado) and a solicitor of England and Wales, enabling him to advise on complex cross-border transactions.