Jose is a Spanish qualified lawyer (Abogado) and a Registered European Lawyer. Before joining Cleaver Fulton Ranking in May 2019 he worked for different firms on different corporate and commercial legal matters, including banking, M&As, commercial contracts, oil & gas law, taxation and shipping transactions.

He is a graduate of the University of Zaragoza and of Queen’s University Belfast. He further completed a LLM in Shipping law and a Postgraduate diploma in EU Customs law.

Jose has experience in a number of niche areas including Maritime law, Taxation and Customs Duties, International Trade Finance and Commercial Contracts law. Jose advises a range of Financial bodies, banks and private companies.

He is fluent in Spanish and English.