According to press rumours confirmed to Iberian Lawyer both by the law firm and the lawyer, Bird & Bird’s co-managing partner Isidro del Moral (pictured) has left the law firm’s management. He has decided to leave the law firm to start a new project as of September.
The law firm has confirmed that Coral Yáñez at the moment remains as the sole managing partner of Bird & Bird in Spain.
Isidro del Moral was partner and head in Bird & Bird’s Real Estate department in the Madrid office. He advises on matters including commercial and corporate real estate. He advised on acquisitions of any type of property, above all office buildings and hotels. He advises on the implementation of Spanish property market transactions, including the acquisition of unique buildings, high-profile office buildings, shopping centres, real estate portfolios and a number of sale and lease-back operations. The hotel industry is a particular specialism and he has extensive experience working with high-profile clients on the purchase, sale, leasing or management of hotels. He has over 30 years of experience advising national and international clients, private investors and family offices, funds and financial institutions, as well as developers and construction professionals, landowners and companies across different sectors. In addition, he has in-depth expertise in the distribution sector, from having worked as in-house counsel for the Spanish food and drinks company Diego Zamora.