C&L strengthens its Tax practice

The firm has hired Alberto Gil from Uría Menéndez as a new partner for its Tax practice

pjimage 2021 07 22T112608.037Cases & Lacambra has strengthened its Tax team with the hiring of Alberto Gil (pictured centre with Elena Redondo and Miguel Cases) as a new partner. Gil joins the firm from Uría Menéndez where he worked for nearly nine years out of the Barcelona office. The lawyer will provide Tax advisory services from the Andorra office, a jurisdiction to which he has had extensive exposure during his professional career.

Alberto Gil holds a degree in Law and Political Science from the University of Valencia. He specialised in Financial and Tax Law in the joint Postgraduate programme of the Institute of Fiscal Studies at the University of Valencia and holds a PhD in European Tax Law from the University of Bologna in Italy.

A spokesperson from C&L said: “He has extensive experience in international Tax advisory. He specialises in tax planning for large estates and in contentious tax proceedings. He has wide expertise advising resident and non-resident entities on Tax Law and on the prevention of money laundering and the financing of terrorism and has been involved in numerous Tax regularisation procedures.”

The spokesperon added: “This incorporation responds to the need to provide the Principality of Andorra with professionals with a solid technical and academic profile in a context of increasing demand for quality services and represents a further step in the strategic development of the firm, based on leading the market of Legal and Tax players in the Principality of Andorra.

Michael Heron