KPMG Abogados has incorporated José Ramón Cuervo and Eva Hernando as partners in Galicia.
Eva Hernando has more than 25 years of experience in business law. Specifically, she specializes, among other matters, in M&A transactions, corporate restructurings, international contracts and corporate governance. She has also been secretary non-counselor and legal advisor of several Spanish companies and joint ventures between Spanish companies and foreign partners. She holds a Law Degree from the University of Vigo and a Postgraduate Degree in Economics and Business in East Asia from the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya.
Prior to joining KPMG Abogados, Eva has been managing partner of the legal department of Grant Thornton Galicia and head of the legal department of the Gallego Copo group. She has also been an independent director of Bimba y Lola from January 21 to the present.
José Ramón Cuervo
José Ramón Cuervo has more than 23 years of experience in tax advice. Among other areas, he is a specialist in tax planning for family businesses, corporate reorganizations, estate planning and business succession, as well as international taxation, employee mobility and transfer pricing. He holds a degree in Economics from the University of Vigo, a Master in Tax Consultancy from the Instituto de Empresa, a Master in Financial Management from I.E.B. and a Master in Bankruptcy Administration from U.N.E.D.
In relation to his professional career, he has been during the last years, partner in charge of the tax area of Grant Thornton Galicia, having also worked in the financial sector and in Garrigues Abogados in Galicia.
Alberto Estrelles, managing partner of KPMG Abogados
“The arrival of Eva and José Ramón is a great boost for the firm and, especially, for KPMG Abogados in Galicia. Their experience in their respective areas of expertise, extensive knowledge and vision of the needs of clients in the region, are a very important reinforcement of the firm in the north of our country and an unequivocal commitment to the development of KPMG Abogados in the various offices in Spain,” says Alberto Estrelles, managing partner of KPMG Abogados.
Image: José Ramón Cuervo, partner, Alberto Estrelles, managing partner and Eva Hernando, partner.