Leading Individuals

Next Generation Partners

Tax in Gibraltar


Benefitting from a deep bench of tax specialists, Hassans‘ core team includes Michael Castiel, a senior consultant in international tax, corporate tax and structuring, and Grahame Jackson, who specialises in international property investment structures. Tim Garcia leads the cross-border corporate tax team, complemented by Isaac Levy's work with high-net-worth individuals in the tax structuring of their investments. The team is well qualified to assist in matters involving family and estate tax planning, property and residential status. Francis Carreras focuses on tax structuring/restructuring and the relocation of companies and individuals to Gibraltar, and local tax investigations.

Practice head(s):

Michael Castiel; Tim Garcia; Grahame Jackson; Isaac Levy; Francis Carreras


‘Hassans Law firm leaves me at ease and grounded in safety, they definitely articulate my goals and create a plan for a success. There is trust and honesty at all times always acting for my best interest.’

‘Francis Carreras and his team work in a very professional manner doing what needs to be done taking care of my needs and the needs of my family. These are qualities that I greatly value.’

‘Hassans has a team of very responsive and knowledgeable lawyers. I had the occasion to work a few times with them and they are very solution-oriented.’

‘Tim Garcia is a very articulate and savvy tax adviser. He can put a problem in perspective and lay out options in a very practical manner.’

Key clients

Subsea 7

Pacific Drilling (now Noble)


Work highlights

  • Provided industry-wide advice with regard to the implementation of DAC6 and CRS to the fiduciary and banking sector.


ISOLAS LLP's ‘excellent team‘ supports individual and corporate clients alike in relation to their tax matters, covering everything from international tax structuring, corporate transactions and restructuring through to personal taxation instructions. Senior partner Peter Isola is increasingly involved in corporate governance and advisory activities for the government, while Adrian Pilcher and Emma Lejeune lead the family and private tax offering. Its newest partner, Stuart Dalmedo counsels high-net-worth individuals on the establishment of tax efficient structures and cross-border planning.

Practice head(s):

Peter Isola; Emma Lejeune; Adrian Pilcher; Stuart Dalmedo


‘Easy access to the team which is very good at coming up with innovative solutions to our problems.’

‘Our main contact is Stuart Dalmedo, who has an inquisitive mind and proactive attitude, as well as a very high level of technical expertise in various tax issues and how they relate to legal issues.’

‘Isolas have an excellent team handling corporate and personal taxation in Gibraltar. What makes them stand out is their professionalism, ease of contact and rapid response. They are able to anticipate potential issues and provide alternative options.’

‘Stuart Dalmedo is really knowledgeable, very efficient and very definitely client focused.’

‘Peter Isola: Informed, experienced, commercial and pragmatic. Adrian Pilcher: Similarly informed, commercial and pragmatic.’