Eversheds Sutherland has signed Ignacio Balañá from Deloitte Legal as partner to reinforce the corporate department of the Madrid office.
Balañá, who had been a partner at Deloitte Legal since 2017, has developed his career in firms such as Cuatrecasas or Latham & Watkins, where he was also a partner. He has also worked in the New York office of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett.
He specializes in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions and private equity, and regularly advises national and international groups and private equity, pension and infrastructure funds on mergers and acquisitions, divestitures of non-strategic assets, joint ventures, corporate reorganizations and project finance.
With this addition to the corporate department, Eversheds Sutherland now has 18 partners and close to 80 lawyers in Spain.