Cuatrecasas builds up NY office

Cuatrecasas is doubling partner capability in its New York office.
The firm is moving two partners there from Madrid to replace Javier Villesante, the incumbent director, who is going back to Cuatrecasas in Madrid.
Javier Asensio and Victor Xercavins, tax and corporate partners respectively, will run the New York office together from 1 July this year.
Cuatrecases shares its New York office with its Iberian best friends Gonçalves Pereira Castelo Branco (Portugal), Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice (Brazil) and Pérez Aleti, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez de Hoz (Argentina).