Leading partner, international private wealth practice. Advisor to Spanish and foreign citizens investing or moving to Spain, cross-border estates, Spanish real estate matters, trusts and foundations, Spanish tax audits and civil and criminal tax cases before Spanish courts, CRS, exchange of information and voluntary disclosure procedures. Advice on international M&A involving family-owned companies. Clients include individuals and families, executors, trustees, family offices, private banks and legal firms.
Qualified in 1990. UK tax practitioner, PwC London. International Spanish tax practitioner, PwC Spain. Partner, international private client practice, EY Spain. Currently leading senior partner of the international private wealth practice, Avantia Asesoramiento Fiscal y Legal.
UK Institute of Taxation (ATII, 1992), Instituto de Empresa, Harvard Law School Leadership in Law Firms alumni. Committee member, STEP Cross-Border Estates SIG. Advisory Board, IWAF and International Private Client Forum.
Contributor in specialist publications, including Private Client Business. Conferences on cross-border estate matters, including STEP and ABA. Law School professor, Deusto University. Top rankings in specialist publications (Chambers Europe, Chambers HNW, Legal Media group, Citywealth, Who'sWhoLegal, Private Client Global Elite). Judge and member of panel of experts, STEP PCA awards. Experts' panel to the EU Legal Affairs Committee (JURI) on cross-border succession matters.