Juan Rodríguez is an associate in the Tax Department of Latham & Watkins´ Madrid office. He has experience advising in Spanish and international tax aspects of private equity, financing, and restructuring transactions.

Mr. Rodríguez regularly advises, among others, on the following areas:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Financial institutions
  • Real Estate 

Mr. Rodríguez´s experience includes advising:

  • Repsol in the sale of its upstream business in Ecuador to New Stratus Energy  
  • EIG in the acquisition of a 25% stake in Repsol Upstream, a newly-formed global oil and gas exploration and production company, for US$4.8 billion
  • The Carlyle Group in the acquisition of Altadia, a leading Spanish ceramic products manufacturer, from Lone Star
  • CVC in its €2 billion strategic investment in LaLiga to set in motion LaLiga Impulso, a project to boost the global growth of LaLiga and its clubs
  • Seaya and Cathay in the sale of their respective stake in Glovo to Delivery Hero 
  • Wallbox in its US$1.5 billion business combination with SPAC Kensington Capital Acquisition Corp. II
  • Archimed in the acquisition of Spanish pharmaceutical company Suanfarma from ProA Capital and ICG
  • H.I.G. WhiteHorse on a Spanish law governed financing to Grupo Recoletas
  • ActivumSG on the acquisition of Nobu Hotel, located in Barcelona, from Selenta Group
  • The lenders in the €10 billion financing for Cellnex, Europe's leading independent operator of wireless telecommunications
  • Apollo in the establishment and financing of a hotel platform and the subsequent acquisition of several hotels
  • A leading European bank in the financing for the acquisition of a portfolio of NPLs and REOs
  • Cerner Corporation on the sale of its healthcare IT business unit in Spain and Germany to CompuGroup Medical SE
  • BBB Industries in the acquisition of M&R Precision Parts, a Spanish manufacturer of automotive components

Bar Qualification

  • Spain (Abogado)


  • LLM in Taxation in Taxation, IE Business School, 2015
  • BA in Law and Business, University of Salamanca, Spain, 2014

Languages Spoken

  • English