Alejandra Sainz



T: +34 91 515 6300
D: +34 91 515 6345
M: +34 672 23 64 98

Summary Open

Alejandra has been an Associate in the Asset Finance group, based in Madrid.

Her main area of expertise consists of advising on acquisition financing, project finance, asset finance and structured finance, with emphasis on tax lease transactions for ship financing and other financing of ships and aircraft (airplanes and helicopters)

Alejandra also has experience in M&A transactions and general aspects of corporate and commercial law.

Prior to joining Watson Farley & Williams, Alejandra worked as associate in the finance department of EY between 2014 and 2016.

Experience Open

    • Advising a financial institution on the acquisition, under new tax lease, of three offshore vessels built by a Spanish shipyard to a Norway shipowner.
    • Advising on a tax lease transaction a financial institution for the acquisition of four oil tankers built by a Spanish shipyard.
    • Advising on the acquisition of a vessel built in a Spanish shipyard for a Belgium shipowner, under tax lease.
    • Advising a financial institution on several financing transactions of film screenings between national and Americans coproducers.
    • Advising on a legal due diligence regarding 50 wind farms and photovoltaic plants.
    • Advising companies on M&A transactions (corporate agreements, legalization of corporate books, creation and purchase and sale of companies).
    • Advising a significant Spanish group (as borrower) in a banking syndicate.
    • Advising a Spanish group on the amendment of a banking syndicate with 10 financial institutions in a refinancing transaction.

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