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ALBORS GALIANO PORTALES named “Best law firm of the year” by Best Lawyers ® for Transportation law and our partner Javier Portales named “Lawyer of the year” in Maritime law

Best Lawyers had published today its 2019 ranking in which the Firm has been recognised for the second consecutive year as “Best law firm of the year” for Transportation law in 2019 for Spain. Further, our partner Javier Portales has been recognised as “Lawyer of the year” in Maritime law in Spain. In addition, the [...]

November 26th, 2018|

Miguel Ángel Serra analyzed the evolution of the Spanish Nautical market in the 4th Fiscal Meeting organized by SOS YACHTING in Monaco

The fourth edition of the Fiscal Meeting organised by SOS YACHTING took place on September 25 at the Hotel Hermitage in Monaco within the framework of the Monaco Yacht Show, the reference event in Europe in the field of superyachts and megayachts. Miguel Ángel Serra participated as a speaker at the meeting and analysed the [...]

September 28th, 2018|

Debate on the taxation of the Nautical Industry in Europe at the Executive Committee meeting of the EBI, with the participation of Miguel Angel Serra and Carlos Sanlorenzo in representation of the Law Firm

As part of the Cannes Yachting Festival, the EBI (European Boating Industry) held an Executive Committee meeting last September 12 where the main challenges in taxation facing the Nautical Industry in Europe were addressed. Miguel Ángel Serra and Carlos Sanlorenzo highlighted the need to strengthen the representation of the Nautical Industry in Brussels through a [...]

September 24th, 2018|

The Spanish Maritime Law Association celebrated its Annual Congress

The Spanish Maritime Law Association celebrated its Annual Congress in Madrid on June 14 and 15. The President of BIMCO, Mr. Anastasios V. Papagiannopoulos opened the Congress by giving an interesting lecture on the current work and functions of BIMCO. It was followed by three lectures that were dedicated to the praise of Professors Olivencia, [...]

June 19th, 2018|

“The legal challenge of autonomous vessels”, seminar by Javier Portales at the VII International Transport Congress, organised by the Universidad Jaime I

Javier Portales has participated as a speaker in a round table on "Legal solutions to the new challenges of Maritime Law" in the VII International Congress on Transport: Transport as an Engine of Socioeconomic Development, organised by the University Institute of Transport Law, Universidad Jaime I, and held in Benicàssim, Castellón, on 13, 14 and 15 [...]

June 18th, 2018|

“The nautical sector in the Balearics: a great present and amazing future”. Article by Miguel Ángel Serra in Balearic Yachting Guide

In the article published by Balearic Yachting Guide (it can be accessed in this link) our partner Miguel Angel Serra examines the present and future of the nautical sector in the Balearic Islands.     

May 11th, 2018|


The Port Authority of Baleares has issued an Order pursuant to a Resolution of 5 March 2018 which limits certain “noise” activities on board yachts and cruise ships berthed in ports of the Islands. Pursuant to this Order, the playing of music or generation of noise on board yachts or cruise ships is prohibited from [...]

April 27th, 2018|

ALBORS GALIANO PORTALES leads for another year the LEGAL 500 ranking in Transport law and remains a leading firm in Insurance law in Spain

LEGAL 500 recognises the Firm for yet another year as the only top tier Firm in its EMEA TOP TIER 2018 ranking for Transport law (shipping) and is a leading firm in Insurance law. Eduardo Albors, Javier Portales and Javier Galiano are recognised as leading individuals. In addition, Eduardo Albors has entered the Hall of [...]

April 18th, 2018|

Eduardo Albors in the Meeting with the Sea of the Spanish Maritime Cluster

The Spanish Maritime Cluster held a new panel discussion under the title "Ship finance"on 21th of March. Eduardo Albors analysed the consequences of the absence of a uniform regulation on "the judicial sale of vessels and their recognition", and explained the problems that players in ship finance transactions face when enforcing their mortgages and seeking [...]

March 23rd, 2018|

Albors Galiano Portales will take part in the 6th Annual Opportunities in Superyachts Conference

On 22 March the 6th Annual Opportunities in Superyachts Conference will take place in Malta. Our partner Miguel Angel Serra will discuss the application of VAT in different jurisdictions (Spain, France, Italy, Greece and Montenegro) and will take part in the round table regarding “The Implications of Brexit in the Customs Union of the EU”. [...]

March 15th, 2018|