Francisco Perales joined DLA Piper in October 2018 as Of Counsel in Planning Law for the Real Estate Department. He advises on Planning and Zoning Law, as well as other sectors of Administrative Law when related to the former. Prior to DLA he advised in his own Planning and Administrative Law firm, and before that in an International Law Office in Madrid. During his more than twenty years of experience in his field he has advised to both public administrations and private companies in very relevant planning projects in Spain.