Baker McKenzie's Madrid office has recruited Pérez-Llorca lawyer Paula De Biase.
De Biase, who specialises in financial regulation, had been with Pérez-Llorca for more than 13 years.She will join Baker McKenzie as a partner and will lead the firm's financial regulation practice in Madrid.
Her particular areas of expertise include advising national and international entities on international operations with a strong cross-border component. Her clients include fund managers, venture capitalists, banks, investment service companies, and insurance companies.
Rodrigo Ogea, managing partner of Baker McKenzie in Madrid, said: "Paula De Biase is a specialist in financial regulation and fintech, who brings valuable experience."