Pedro de Rojas advises multinationals, investors, and financial institutions in a variety of leveraged transactions and corporate financings, with a focus on complex restructurings.

Mr. de Rojas has a solid background advising on banking and restructuring and insolvency matters. He is recognized for his strategic approach on complex transactions. In particular, he regularly represents both creditors and distressed companies in cross-border restructuring processes with a Spanish component. He also has experience in capital markets transactions such as IPOs, secondary offerings, tender offers, and securitizations.

Before joining Latham, Mr. de Rojas spent 20 years working as a banking and restructuring lawyer at the Spanish office of a Magic Circle law firm. 

Mr. de Rojas’ experience includes advising:

  • Promotora de Informaciones, S.A. and several companies of the PRISA Group on the refinancing and amendment of its syndicated financial debt 
  • An ad hoc group of noteholders of Haya Real Estate on the restructuring of its financial structure and corporate reorganization
  • An ad hoc group of lenders in the refinancing of the indebtedness of Spanish group Mediapro
  • 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
  • PRISA Group in all aspects related to its financial debt in the past ten years*
  • CVC on the debt restructuring of its portfolio company Deoleo, a Spanish leading olive oil manufacturer*
  • CVC on the debt restructuring of Lecta, Spain-headquartered manufacturer of paper-based products*
  • Spanish supermarket chain DIA and its ad hoc group of bank creditors in the company’s debt restructuring*
  • OHL, one of Spain’s leading construction holdings, on the restructuring of the group’s debt*
  • Strategic Value Partners regarding several investment opportunities in Spain*
  • Cheyne Capital as creditor in a Spanish restructuring process*

*Matter handled before joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • Spain (Abogado)

Education

  • LL.M., Tulane University Law School, 1994
    (Honors)
  • Law Degree, San Pablo-CEU University, Madrid, 1992

Languages Spoken

  • English