Jones Day recruits real estate team from Gómez-Acebo & Pombo

Jones Day’s Madrid office has recruited a three-lawyer real estate team – including partner Luis Jiménez-Díaz Egoscozabal – from Gómez-Acebo & Pombo.


Jiménez-Díaz’s practice focuses on town planning, construction, administrative and tax law.

He will be joined at Jones Day by associates Ángel Magdaleno Vazquez and Cristina de Andres Blanco.

Jiménez-Díaz represents clients in urban planning development and reorganization; construction contracts; preparation, drafting, and processing of planning instruments; requalification of lands and properties; refurbishment; and building enlargement processes.

Mercedes Fernandez, partner-in-charge of Jones Day´s Madrid office said: “As the fourth partner to join us in Madrid this year, Luis makes an important contribution to our substantial growth. Luis and his team have solid experience in coordinating and managing projects with the Spanish government in all aspects related to the real estate process, which is of great interest to our clients in Spain.”

Ben Cook