About the Author
Martín Pallares Sevilla is a partner at Ferrere in Ecuador and focuses on cross-border transactions with an emphasis on M&A and public procurement, with particular prominence of the energy and natural resources sector.
Prior to joining Ferrere, he worked as a senior associate at a major law firm in Ecuador, advising international clients with major project investments in Ecuador.
Martín’s practice began at DLA Piper’s Madrid office, where he worked as an associate of the real estate department for several years. His main focus was cross-border real estate transactions, and coordinating corporate, financing and tax matters. Furthermore, he advised the largest credit entities in Spain on debt restructuring and asset for debt swap operations, and on a variety of financing transactions.
He obtained his LLB from the University of Salamanca, and a master's in law (LLM) from the Superior Law and Economics Institute, graduating among the top 10 students in his class. Martín also obtained a master’s degree in business administration (MBA) from the Financial Studies Center (CEF) and from the Universidad a Distancia de Madrid (UDIMA), with a partial scholarship from DLA Piper.
Martín is a member of the Illustrious Madrid Bar Association, and has been recognised as a ranked lawyer by Chambers Global.