|Education||Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Bachelor of Laws, 1996; Master in Business Law, 1997); University of Manchester (LL.M., 2000)|
|Languages||English, French and Chinese|
Mr. Puertas has ample experience in investment projects in Asia, particularly in China.
He specializes in direct foreign investment, including establishing new companies, and negotiating and executing joint-venture contracts. He has advised many companies on investing in public infrastructure, civil engineering and renewable energy projects in China, as well as on mergers and acquisitions. He also has extensive experience in resolving disputes, particularly in international arbitration.
Mr. Puertas practiced in Barcelona and New York, advising on international transactions. Since 2007, he has been working in Shanghai, mainly handling projects in China, and inbound and outbound investment in China.
Recommended by several directories, including Chambers Global, Chambers Asia, Legal 500 Asia and Tax Directors Handbook in Corporate and M A and Tax.
Academia and Business
Mr. Puertas regularly lectures on the Asian market (particularly China) at courses, conferences and training seminars in conjunction with schools and universities.
He writes articles in the press, such as the economic newspaper Expansion and the specialized journal GlobalAsia.
Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com
Notice Issuing the By the State Administration of Taxation in China
Omar Puertas, June 21, 2012
The reply to the individual tax case refers to the tax bureau¿s reply on how to apply tax laws, regulations, rules and normative documents to the specific issues of specific taxpayers as counterpart in an administrative activity, excluding issues requiring the tax bureau¿s approval or review.
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