Gemma Vasquez

Service means getting to know your client and their requirements properly and understanding their commercial realities

Position

Partner

Telephone Number

(+350) 200 79000

Languages

English, Spanish, French

Gemma is a Partner in the Corporate and Commercial team.  She specialises in construction law and corporate law and has advised developers, contractors and banks on large construction projects. Gemma also assisted in drafting the Gibraltar Companies Act, which came into force in Gibraltar in 2014.

Gemma led the campaign to remain in the European Union in Gibraltar in 2016, where 96% of the population of Gibraltar voted to remain in the EU.

Gemma qualified as a Solicitor at Slaughter and May, in the Banking department, where she worked on several acquisition finance transactions and the high profile re-financing of several public companies.

A graduate from Oriel College, Oxford University, Gemma completed her LPC in the Oxford Institute of Legal Studies. Gemma was called to the Gibraltar Bar in 2007, and can practice as both a Barrister and Solicitor in Gibraltar. Since returning to Gibraltar she has lectured in Contract Law at the Gibraltar College of Further Education.

Gemma was Chair of the Gibraltar Federation of Small Businesses until recently and sits on numerous Government boards including the Business Licensing Authority, the Small Business Advisory Board and the Gibraltar Broadcasting Corporation Board.