Javier de Miguel is the partner in charge of the Tax practice area of Garrigues' San Sebastián office, where he has pursued his professional career since joining from Arthur Andersen. He specializes in Tax Law and in the cooperatives sector.
He has expert knowledge of regional tax rules, takes part in tax consulting activities of all kinds aimed at businesses (mergers and acquisitions, business restructuring, internationalization processes, etc.), and is a member of Garrigues' Chinese Desk.
On the other hand, he regularly speaks at seminars and conferences held by the Firm and by other specialist centers (APD, etc.).
Javier has been named in the last few editions (since 2011) of Best Lawyers, as one of Spain's top lawyers in the "Economist" and "Tax Law" practice areas. He also received the "2014 Client Choice Award" in the "Corporate Tax" category for Spain.
He regularly lectures on tax and company law matters on courses given by Garrigues, Chambers of Commerce, and other Associations. He has collaborated with Universidad del País Vasco, lecturing on its Master's Degree in Business Law course, and currently lectures on Tax Law on the Business Management and Law Degree course run by Universidad de Deusto in San Sebastián. He also collaborates on other postgraduate courses.
Javier de Miguel is a member of the Gipuzkoa Bar Association.
Degree in Law from Universidad del País Vasco. Advanced Course in Cooperative Law and Social Economy (Universidad del País Vasco). Master's degree in Business Administration (specializing in finance) from Universidad de Deusto, San Sebastian.
Miguel is the author of various articles and publications and regularly drafts our newsletter articles on changes to tax legislation in Gipuzkoa.