KPMG Abogados grows in Andalusia after integrating RL Abogados

KPMG has joined the growing list of firms strengthening their commitment to the Costa del Sol. Under the leadership of Alberto Estrelles, the firm has integrated RL Abogados, a prominent law firm in Malaga comprising a team of nine professionals and recognized as one of the “most reputable” in the region. RL Abogados boasts a long-standing track record in providing legal counsel in areas such as corporate law, real estate, procedural law, public law, and litigation.

This union significantly enhances KPMG Abogados’ capabilities in Andalusia, particularly in the mentioned specialties, as well as in direct and indirect taxation, tax procedures, and individual taxation. Jorge León Gross, the managing partner of RL Abogados, now becomes a partner at KPMG Abogados and takes on the role of the new head of the legal department in Andalusia. With over thirty years of experience in procedural and insolvency law, León Gross has overseen some of the most noteworthy bankruptcy proceedings in the community.

In addition to his expertise in civil and commercial legal proceedings, he has been a key figure in high-profile litigation processes. Prior to leading the firm, he co-led the procedural practice at Garrigues in Andalusia. A graduate in Law from the University of Malaga, Jorge León Gross is a regular contributor to articles and publications, often participating as a speaker in seminars and conferences within his field.

Joining him are eight other professionals who are now part of the over 70-strong team at KPMG Abogados in Andalusia. Alberto Estrelles, Managing Partner of KPMG Abogados, emphasized that the integration of RL “marks another step in our growth strategy, aligning with our short and medium-term objectives. We strengthen our presence in southern Spain, not only solidifying our market position but also showcasing our commitment to excellence and the pursuit of top talent.”