| News | September 2020 | Incorporation of new partners in Spain |

Cases&Lacambra appoints Ignacio Ramos as a new partner in the Madrid office, to continue consolidating the Markets and Financial Services group of practice of the Firm. With a track record of 20 years, the new partner has solid experience in all segments of the financial markets both from a regulatory, transactional and dispute resolution perspective. 

Ignacio holds a law degree from the University Pontificia Comillas (ICADE), as well as a PhD in Law Cum Laude from the Autonomous University of Madrid, with a thesis on self-referenced credit derivatives. 

The new partner of the Firm is specialised in the design of tailor-made solutions in the financial and energy markets for companies, institutional investors and financial entities in Spain, Europe and Latin America, including in the contexts of restructuring and insolvency. 

Ignacio Ramos’ recent experience includes the development of the power purchase agreement (PPA) model for the Spanish market and involvement in several of the main operations in the renewables area and in the environmental social and governance (ESG) field, as well as the structuring of the first securisation of litigious loans and the design of one of the first securitisations of sub-performing loans and NPLs. 

Prior to joining Cases&Lacambra, he worked at CMS and Clifford Chance. 

Alongside his professional career, he has also developed an intense teaching activity. He is currently a professor at the University Pontificia Comillas and the University of Navarra, where he teaches various undergraduate and graduate courses in the areas of business law, financial markets, energy markets and ethics. 

The incorporation of Ignacio Ramos to the Cases&Lacambra team means a further step in the consolidation of the Markets and Financial Services practice, one of the Firm’s pillars and which seeks to strengthen its capacity to advise in new sectors.