A partner at Cuatrecasas, Mr Buil is a member of its finance practice and head of the London office. He is double-qualified in Madrid (Spain) and New York.
He has extensive experience in financing and debt-restructuring transactions (in and out of court), and in negotiating financing and refinancing agreements involving a wide range of capital structures, including the refinancing of LBO financings, project finance, real estate finance and corporate finance.
Mr Buil represents borrowers and lenders, and advises financial institutions, hedge funds and private equity funds on financing and refinancing transactions, and distressed investment strategies. He has also participated in several national and multi-jurisdictional financing transactions and acquisitions of NPL portfolios.
He worked as an associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP where he represented several debtors and creditors in Chapter 11 reorganisations, including advising on 363 sales and debtor-in-possession financings.
He is recommended by several directories, including Chambers Global (Finance), Chambers Europe (Investment Funds), The Legal 500 and IFLR in banking and finance.
Ignacio is the contributing editor of Investing in Distressed Debt in Europe: The TMA Handbook for Practitioners. Ignacio is coordinator of Cuatrecasas’ India desk.