05Jun 20 Chambers Europe 2020 Leading Individual

Enviroment

Department head Ernesto García-Trevijano advises on a variety of mandates, spanning environmental concessions, waste management and mining projects. One source enthuses: «He is a wonderful and highly respected lawyer.»

Planning

Clients single out department head Ernesto García-Trevijano for his negotiation skills, elaborating: «He is very patient, and knows how to listen.» He has notable experience in contentious-administrative proceedings.
Interviewees hail Marta Plaza González as «incredibly clever,» with one client enthusing: «She is firm and assertive, with a mind that is well designed for signing contracts.» She is well-versed in planning issues arising from energy and residential real estate projects.

Public Law

Ernesto García-Trevijano has significant expertise in contentious and regulatory mandates spanning a variety of industries, including infrastructure, tobacco, transport and energy. He receives plaudits from one interviewee for his «absolutely outstanding knowledge of Spanish public law.»

Tax

Felipe Alonso is often identified as a leading tax litigation expert in Spain. «He is one of the most well-known partners in the market,» states one source, while clients highlight his «high level of experience and recognised expert opinion.» Alonso also attracts attention for his handling of tax planning matters on behalf of private individuals.