Cases & Lacambra strengthens Financial Services team

Casses & Lacambra has strengthened its Financial practice area with the incorporation of Claudi Rossell as new of counsel

Claudi RossellCasses & Lacambra has strengthened its Financial Services team with the incorporation of Claudi Rossell as new of counsel. The lawyer will be based from the Barcelona office. This new hire is a further step in the consolidation of the firm’s banking practice group.

The firm’s new of counsel with more than 25 years of professional experience in the national and international banking sector, is a leading lawyer in Private International Law and in Treasury and Capital Markets. In addition, he has been a key player in dispute resolution in the financial sector, participating in more than two hundred national and international financial dispute resolution cases, particularly in the inter-dealer or institutional market.

Prior to joining Cases & Lacambra, Rossell was the general counsel of the treasury department at Caixabank, where he has developed professional activity over the last 16 years. During this time, he has participated in the negotiation, design and documentation of treasury transactions and complex financial structures, advising on both the legal aspects under Spanish law and their regulatory implications. Previously, he worked for almost a decade at Baker & McKenzie, in the Chicago and Barcelona offices, in the latter leading the office’s finance practice.

Claudi Rossell holds a degree in Law from the University of Barcelona. He obtained a diploma in International Trade from the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) and a diploma in CEE Affaires from the Patronat Catalá Pro-Europe – Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He completed his studies with a Master’s Degree in International Management from ESADE Business School. He also holds a PhD in Law from the University of Barcelona and a Certificate in European Business from WHFU Koblenz in Germany.

Miguel Cases, co-managing partner of Cases & Lacambra, said: “His extensive experience as a lawyer and his involvement in highly complex projects allows him to propose innovative solutions that are out of the classic patterns of national law firms. This incorporation positions our financial services team as a unique player in treasury and capital markets.”