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57-63 LINE WALL ROAD, PO BOX 199, GIBRALTAR
Tel:
Work +350 2007 9000
Fax:
Fax +350 2007 1966
Email:
Web:
www.gibraltarlaw.com
Gibraltar, San Roque

Michael Castiel

Tel:
Work +350 200 79000
Email:
Web:
www.gibraltarlaw.com
Hassans

Work Department

Corporate & Commercial.

Position

Michael is a Partner at Hassans and a member of its Corporate and Commerical department. 

He specialises in international tax, corporate and business law. Michael’s expertise also extends to corporate restructuring, joint venture work, mergers and acquisitions, franchising law and insolvency, often advising both receivers and liquidators in high profile cases.

Michael regularly advises major US, Canadian and European multinationals on setting up innovative structures and operations, as well as the structuring of cross-border transactions.

Languages

English, Spanish, French and Portuguese.

Education

Having studied law at London University and at the Inns of Court School of Law, Michael was called to the English and Gibraltar Bar in 1993. In addition to his legal training and management and business administration qualifications, Michael also has eight years’ UK industry experience.


Gibraltar

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Michael Castiel - Hassans

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

The prominent and well-regarded Hassans advises the Gibraltar government on various new laws that affect the corporate and commercial sector. The practice is led by James Levy CBE QC, Richard Buttigieg, Javier Chincotta, Michael Castiel, Vikram Nagrani, Peter Montegriffo QC, Ian Felice and Moses Anahory. Also notable in the team is corporate and M&A specialist Abigail Cornelio. The firm acted for Sunborn Gibraltar on the issuing of a €58m bond, which is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm and, in another highlight, advised the Gibraltar Football Association on its acquisition of the Victoria Stadium from the government of Gibraltar.

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Tax

Within: Leading individuals

Michael Castiel - Hassans

Within: Tax

The ‘great team’ at Hassans has ‘a very broad knowledge and comprehensive understanding of international and local taxation’ and is ‘prepared to go the extra mile’. The firm provides a broad range of advice in the sector, specialising in property and investment structures, for private and corporate clients. Michael Castiel leads the tax practice and can call on the expertise of ‘outstanding legal professional’ Grahame Jackson, who is ‘tremendously experienced in international taxation projects and a perfect manager’.

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