RCD Partners


Corporate and Commercial Partner


Ignacio is a specialist in commercial and corporate law, and has extensive experience in corporate governance, both for listed and unlisted companies, as well as in advising in conflicts between partners. He is also an expert in mergers and acquisitions, in real estate transactions and in the stock market, both in its regulatory aspects and in equity capital markets. He has advised national and foreign clients on Takeover bids (OPAs), IPOs, securities issuance, M&A transactions and corporate restructuring.

Before joining RCD, Ignacio was the head of the corporate department at Cremades & Calvo-Sotelo, in addition to having worked at firms such as Holland & Knight, in its Miami (Florida) office, and in CMS Albiñana y Suárez de Lezo, as well as in Banco Santander.


  • Associate Professor of Commercial Law at the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM)since 2013 to the present.
  • For 8 years, he was the co-director of the Commercial Law module and professor of the Master's Degree in Business Legal Advice at the European University of Madrid (UE). He has also taught M&A in the Master's in Corporate and Financial Management, and shareholder activism in the Master's in International Advocacy at the Higher Institute of Law and Economics (ISDE). Additionally, he is currently a professor of corporate law in the Law Practice Course at the Madrid Bar Association (ICAM).
  • Secretary and member of the Board of Directors of various Spanish and foreign companies.
  • Regular speaker at various national and international forums related to his fields of expertise.
  • Author of various publications on commercial and financial matters, as well as a collaborator in specialised magazines.


  • Law Degree, Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM).
  • Master's Degree in Communication Management, CESMA Business School.
  • Master’s Degree in Business Legal Advice, IE Business School (IE).
  • Master's Degree in Business and Energy Law, Villanueva University Center.
  • General Management Program (PDG), IESE Business School.

Awards and recognitions


  • Commercial, corporate and M&A

    • Corporate and M&A Law
    • Corporate Governance and Compliance Practice
    • Trade Law

    • 2023
      • Corporate and M&A Law
      • Corporate Governance and Compliance Practice
      • Trade Law

      • 2022
        • Corporate Governance and Compliance Practice
        • Trade Law - Lawyer of the Year