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Jay Gomez

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Call to the Bar: 2010

Jay forms part of the Corporate & Commercial and Financial Services teams.

He has developed a strong reputation as an expert in financial services and regularly advises prospective fundsinvestment managersinsurance companies, insurance intermediariesbankse-money institutions and payment service providers on licensing requirements and regulatory, operational, passporting and distribution matters.

He has been elected on numerous occasions by the legal community in Gibraltar to represent them on the executive body of the Gibraltar Funds and Investment Association (GFIA) and is the Chairman of GFIA.

Jay has played an integral role in numerous changes to Gibraltar law: including the National Private Placement Rules, the Small AIFM Rules in Gibraltar following the implementation of the AIFM Directive, the Experienced Investor Funds Regulations and Brexit legislation.

Jay was instrumental in establishing our FinTech team as one of the most highly regarded teams in Gibraltar.

Legal 500 describes Jay as “a rising star” in respect of Financial Services. Chambers and Partners recognises that Jay“ is a respected figure in the Gibraltarian legal community, especially in relation to his strong track record in funds matters. Gomez is actively involved with the Gibraltarian regulators, having helped in the drafting of the DLT Regime and serving on the Gibraltar Funds & Investments Association executive committee. Clients report that “he is super co-operative and understands the startup life.“”.