Specialist in advising Spanish and foreign companies on tax, particularly on the international tax aspects of their investment and financing structures.

María von Carstenn-Lichterfelde Rioja is a member of the firm’s German Desk. Thanks to her language skills, she advises internationally mobile high-net-worth individuals. She also handles private equity projects.

She lectures in international tax law at ESADE Business & Law School (Barcelona).


  • Advanced Master’s Studies in International Tax Law
    International Tax Center Leiden, The Netherlands, 2018

    Bachelor of Law and Business Administration and Management
    Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 2013

    Exchange programs with several universities worldwide:
    University of Otago (New Zealand, 2011-2012), Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (Brazil, 2011-2012) and Université Paris Dauphine (France 2008-2009)

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