Juan Ferré has represented creditors, debtors, directors, shareholders, and distressed investors in some of the largest and more complex restructurings and insolvency proceedings in Spain in the gaming, aviation, manufacturing, automotive, real estate, and construction sectors.
Some of Juan's recent experience includes advising a group of shareholders and directors in litigation, arbitration, corporate governance, and restructuring matters related to Codere, a Spanish-listed gaming company; representing a U.S.-based aluminum company with respect to a troubled Spanish subsidiary; acting for the board of directors of a Spanish airline in connection with the restructuring of its financial indebtedness; and assisting a group of junior lenders in relation to the debt restructuring of a large Spanish-headquartered steel manufacturer.
Prior to joining Jones Day, Juan acted as insolvency officer of more than 100 companies operating in a variety of sectors, such as construction, real estate, automotive, retail, health care, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and renewable energy.
For more than 12 years he was an adjunct professor of commercial and insolvency law at the University of Barcelona, where he earned a Ph.D with a thesis on equitable subordination of claims. He also served as a member of the expert group advising the European Commission on the reform of the European Insolvency Regulation.
Juan is a member of CERIL (Conference on European Restructuring and Insolvency Law), INSOL (International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals), TMA (Turnaround Management Association), and ABI (American Bankruptcy Institute).
- April 25, 2017
New European Tools for Business Restructuring
- 25 de abril, 2017
Nuevas herrramientas europeas para la reestructuración empresarial
- October 30,2014
Eurozone Update 2014, panelist, International Insolvency & Restructuring Symposium American Bankruptcy Institute
- March 24, 2014
Assessing Investment Opportunities in Spain: An Outlook for 2014
- October 16, 2013
Navigating Global Risk
- 23 de abril, 2013
Implicaciones de Derecho de la Competencia en operaciones de adquisición de empresas en dificultades
- IESE Business School (General Management Program, 2010-2011); Barcelona University (Ph.D. in Law cum laude 2005); Autonomous University of Barcelona (Law Degree 1996)
- Member 83835 of the Madrid Bar Association and Member 23946 of the Barcelona Bar Association
Chambers Europe (2014-2022): "a fantastic advocate," "a very strong litigator," and "brilliant and proactive"
The Legal 500 EMEA (2020-2022)
Best Iberian lawyers "40 under Forty," Iberian Lawyer (2011)
Best Lawyers (2008-2022)
Who's Who Legal (2019-2022)
IFLR1000 — The Guide to the World's Leading Financial and Corporate Law Firms (2019-2022)
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