Lucía de Bustos is an associate in the Madrid office of Latham & Watkins. She advises national and international clients from a variety of industries on mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters.

Ms. de Bustos has experience advising on:

  • Mergers and acquisitions 
  • Private equity
  • Capital markets

Ms. de Bustos' experience includes advising:

  • Repsol, a Spanish energy company, in the:
    • Acquisition of 100% of the share capital of Asterion Energies and its subsidiaries located in Spain, France, and Italy 
    • Sale of a 49% stake in the Valdesolar photovoltaic project to The Renewables Infrastructure Group 
    • Sale of a 49% stake in its Delta wind farm portfolio to Pontegadea
  • Opdenergy, an independent renewable energy producer focused on solar photovoltaic and wind energy technologies, on its debut on the First Market of the Spanish Stock Exchange
  • Brookfield Asset Management in the acquisition of Spanish slate producer Cupa from The Carlyle Group
  • TA Associates in the acquisition of the esPublico group, a Spanish group of companies engaged in the development legal and economic content platforms
  • Obrascón Huarte Laín in its restructuring process including the execution of share capital increases*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • Spain (Abogado)


  • LL.M. in Business Law, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
  • Bachelor's Degree in Law (E-1) and Diploma in Business Administration, Universidad Pontificia Comillas

Languages Spoken

  • English