Ana Paula Pardo Lelo de Larrea

Ana Paula Pardo Lelo de Larrea

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Ana Paula joined SMPS Legal in 2015 as tax partner. Her main practice is taxation concerning domestic and international aspects and involves representing corporations and individuals. She regularly advises clients on matters involving commercial transactions, tax planning, start-up business, joint ventures, investments, acquisitions, mergers, spin-offs, dispositions, tax-free reorganisations and transfer pricing consulting.

Professional practice

Ana Paula has extensive experience in international transactions, in corporate law, including representation of multinationals groups and domestic groups, specific controversy and litigation, representing domestic and international clients in tax audits and negotiations skills.

Prior experience

Before joining SMPS Legal, Ana Paula was an associate at Hogan Lovells BSTL since 2010 and before that she was an associate at Basham Ringe y Correa. She also clerked at the tax boutique, Ortiz, Sainz y Erreguerena for two and a half years.


Law degree, Universidad Panamericana, 2002 postgraduate degree, University of Salamanca, 2004.

LLM, University of Florida - Fredric G Levin College of Law, 2007, obtaining a certificate of academic excellence.

Languages: Ana Paula is fluent in Spanish and English. 

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