Jose Faina is an associate in the Tax Department.

Mr. Faina joined Debevoise in 2022 after graduating from New York University School of Law, where he received a Tax LL.M. and was awarded with the Harry J. Rudick Memorial Award. He received an LL.B. and a BB.A. from University of A Coruna in 2014 and an LL.M from IE Law School in 2016.

From 2018 to 2020 Mr. Faina worked at a leading accounting firm in the Middle East, where he primarily advised sovereign wealth funds on international tax structuring. From 2016 to 2018, he was part of the tax group of a leading U.S. law firm in Spain.

Mr. Faina is a member of the Bar of the State of New York and admitted as a practicing attorney in Spain.

Mr. Faina is fluent in English and Spanish.


  • IE Law School, 2016, LL.M.
  • New York University, 2021, LL.M.

Bar Admissions

  • Spain
  • New York