Pablo Alarcón is an associate in the Finance Department of the Madrid office of Latham & Watkins. He focuses on local and multijurisdictional syndicated financings and leveraged buyout financings, acting for both sponsors and financial institutions. His practice includes:

  • Leveraged finance
  • Alternative financing
  • Post-IPO financing
  • Restructuring, insolvency, and special situations
  • Project finance

Mr. Alarcón's experience includes advising:

  • Platinum Equity on the financing for the €3.5 billion acquisition of Urbaser, the leading Spanish waste management company with operations in 25 countries
  • The initial purchasers in two high yield bond offerings by the Masmovil Group for over €2 billion, in connection with the acquisition of Euskaltel, S.A.
  • Bain Capital Credit on its investment, alongside Alsea, S.A.B. de C.V. and Alia Capital Partners, of a 21.1% stake in Food Service Project, S.A., a leading European operator of restaurants and coffee shops
  • Aernnova, leading aerostructures company specialized in the design and manufacturing of aerostructures and components, in its covenant-lite refinancing consisting of a €490 million term loan B and a €100 million revolving credit facility
  • JP Morgan in the €1.4 billion financing of NorteGas Energía Distribución, S.A.U. after its acquisition by Covalis Capital and White Summit Capital, among others
  • A syndicate of lenders in the issuance of senior secured bonds by Adevinta for a total amount of €1.060 billion and in the establishment of a revolving facilities agreement
  • Baywa, a globally active group with the core segments of, energy, agriculture, and building materials, on €1.7 billion ESG-linked syndicated facilities agreement
  • The Carlyle Group in the financing of the acquisition of 37.4% of Spanish oil and gas conglomerate CEPSA from Mubadala Investment Company
  • The Carlyle Group in the financing of the €390 million acquisition of Codorniú
  • Elior Group, one of the world's leading operators in contract catering and support services, in the issuance of senior secured bonds for a total amount of €550 million
  • Triton Partners, as sponsor, in Befesa’s €636 million post-IPO refinancing.
  • Morgan Stanley in the term loan and revolving credit facility in connection with Altran Technologies' €2.6 billion acquisition of Aricent Technologies
  • L Catterton in the financing for the acquisition of a 80% stake of Goiko Grill
  • Finerge on its platform refinancing
  • CVC on the strategic agreement with LaLiga setting in motion Boost LaLiga (LaLiga Impulso), the project to boost the global growth of LaLiga and its clubs and whereby the league and clubs received a total of €1.994 billion which will be used for technology, innovation, internationalisation, and sporting growth initiatives

Bar Qualification

  • Spain (Abogado)


  • LLM, Centro de Estudios Garrigues, 2016
  • BA in Law, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 2015