Javi qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2013 having undertaken his training contract at the firm and was subsequently admitted to practice in Gibraltar in January 2014. Javi has advised banks, investment managers, collective investment schemes and insurance companies on licensing requirements and ongoing regulatory issues. He has been an integral member of the team in the launch of numerous experienced investor funds and private funds. Javi was also seconded to the Financial Services Commission where he assisted with the initial phases of the redrafting of Gibraltar’s financial services legislation.
Javi also forms part of the Shipping and Admiralty Teams. He has assisted with numerous ship arrests (acting on behalf of the mortgagee banks and crew) and consequential court sale whether by auction or private treaty, owner/crew disputes, private yacht and commercial vessel registrations.