Tax (Band 2)
Practice Areas: Silvia is Freshfields' global tax practice group leader and the head of tax in Spain. Silvia is an expert in capital regulation, balance-sheet management and structured finance for financial entities. She advises major investment banks and financial institutions including Morgan Stanley, Société Générale and Merrill Lynch, corporates such as Metrovacesa and RE funds such as Azora. Her background in corporate finance and her commercial approach to deals enables her to advise on the most sophisticated finance and corporate structures, including M&A, takeover bids and Tier 1 structures for Spanish banks.