November issue of Iberian Lawyer now online

The November issue of Iberian Lawyer is now available for free download

In this issue, Iberian Lawyer presents the Forty under 40 Awards 2020 winners that were announced during the gala night held at the Intercontinental hotel in Lisbon on October 29.

Pilar Menor, global Employment co-chair at DLA Piper, head of Employment and senior partner in the Madrid office, recently awarded as Lawyer of the Year in the Iberian Lawyer Labour Awards is our Spanish cover as she stands as a main referent for Spanish Law leadership. On the English version, PLMJ co-managing partner, Bruno Ferreira represents Portuguese law firms’ modern leaders for the new times.  

We also offer the Top Ten White-Collar Crime lawyers of Spain in a ranking as well as the three Spanish women that are stepping up in this practice area. As a renowned White-Collar Crime, number two of our ranking, we interview Jesús Santos, partner at Baker McKenzie.

Iberian Lawyer meets Carlos Menor, the new head of legal at Renault Spain, to know him better and to ask him how does he face challenges and changes as an in-house lawyer. We also talked with Patrícia Pais Leite, head of Legal at the Vinho Verde Commission, who introduces us to the captivating world of the wine as its legal ins and outs.

Other features include:

.- An analysis on the enactment of the bill on measures to prevent and combat Tax fraud by Fernando López Muñoz, from law firm Ayuela Jiménez.

.- A review of the announced sandbox that will be launched as a tailor-made playground for the Fintech sector by Alejandro Varo, from EJASO ETL Global.

.-  A close look at the new regulations regarding the new Passenger Name Record Law by Juan Carrasco, from Santiago Mediano Abogados.

.- An interview with Ignacio Delgado, from Legisfund, on swaps.

.- Our Partner Abroad section with Tomás Acosta, resident partner of Uría Menéndez at PPU Chile. Among other things, we talk with him about Chile´s decision of rewriting a new Constitution.

.- As October 31 was Young Lawyers Day, our Women in a Legal World collaboration is written by Marta Campuzano, president of Women in a Legal World Young (WLWY).

.- Young & Unstoppable November´s profile is Tiago Geraldo, managing associate in the Criminal and Compliance department and co-head of Morais Leitão Innovative Committee.

.- External contributions from the Association of Corporate Counsel (María González Marrodán, head of Legal for the EMEA region and secretary of the Board of the parent company of Grupo Atento in Spain), World Compliance Association (Elisa Turullols) and expert opinions.

The magazine is now available in English and Spanish.

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