Jones Day has hired Carlos Albiñana to the Firm's Tax Practice in its Madrid Office.
Albiñana provides clients tax advice on capital markets, M&A and restructuring, banking and securitization, real estate, derivatives, project finance, and asset-finance transactions. He also has substantial experience in tax litigation and incentive schemes.
"Carlos is an excellent addition to our Tax Practice," said Joseph A. Goldman, Co-Leader of Jones Day's Tax Practice. "With more than 25 years of experience providing local and cross-border tax advice for global clients, Carlos has a well-deserved reputation as a leading tax lawyer in Spain. His arrival further expands our capabilities to offer clients a full range of tax-related transactional services in Spain."
Albiñana has represented numerous clients in their tax structuring in Spain, advising leading companies in the financial, industrial, energy, telecommunications, and construction sectors. He has extensive experience in cross-border transactions working with clients to structure their investments in the most tax-efficient manner.
"The addition of Carlos to our office in Madrid will strengthen our Tax Practice, as he joins our senior tax counsel with years of experience advising our clients. He will be of great help to our M&A, Banking & Finance, and Real Estate teams" said Mercedes Fernandez, Partner-in-Charge of Jones Day's Madrid Office. "We are delighted that Carlos joins us as we continue to focus on providing exemplary client service."
Albiñana is a recognized leading lawyer by Chambers Europe and Best Lawyers in Spain. He is also a professor at the IE Law School where he regularly lectures and leads a number of executive tax programs.
Jones Day is a global law firm with 44 offices in major centers of business and finance throughout the world. Opened in 2000, Jones Day Madrid is a full-service office with more than 40 locally-qualified Spanish lawyers and significant experience handling a wide variety of national and cross-border transactions and disputes.