December 31, 2018
Andersen Tax & Legal in Spain Welcomes State Attorney Miguel Nieto as Partner in the area of Public and Regulatory Law
Andersen Tax & Legal in Spain welcomes Miguel Nieto as Partner of the Public and Regulatory Law Department in the Madrid office, thus reinforcing the capabilities of the area headed by José Vicente Morote.
Miguel Nieto holds a degree in Law from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and has been a State Attorney since 2000. Since then, he has worked for, among others, the Ministry of Public Works, where he participated in the main departmental projects, such as the privatization of the Spanish airport system, the crisis and liberation of the Spanish air navigation system, the negotiation of the main international civil aviation agreements, in economic-financial viability projects for state highways or in the coordination of bankruptcy proceedings for various airlines.
Nieto has also been General Secretary and Secretary of the Board of Metro de Madrid, being responsible for the legal advice and contracting of the entity, leading the implementation of the compliance system and advising on the company's property management plan and real estate projects. Subsequently, he held the Adif General Management of Corporate Business Development position, which integrated different areas of activity, including the management of the corporate group of the entity, international projects such as the AVE Medina-La Meca or the Department of Heritage and Urbanism, from where he has managed the main urban operations in Spain.
The Managing Director of Andersen Tax & Legal in Spain, Jaime Olleros, has stated that this is, "an important incorporation for the Public and Regulatory Law Department and for the whole firm, as Miguel Nieto integrates competencies and experience obtained from the management of public services," and this, he added, "allows us to reinforce our capacities in different transversal areas that combine traditional practices and sectoral knowledge.”
Andersen Tax & Legal in Spain is a member firm of Andersen Global. Andersen Global is an international association of legally separate, independent member firms comprised of tax and legal professionals around the world. Established in 2013 by U.S. member firm Andersen Tax LLC, Andersen Global now has nearly 4,000 professionals worldwide and a presence in over 126 locations through its member firms and collaborating firms.