Gabriela Hernandez is a Certified Public Accountant and licensed attorney admitted by the Bar Association of Puerto Rico. At Hayman Woodward, she serves as the Global Controller in addition to heading the Firm’s Tax Services practice.
Drawing on her accounting and legal education, Gabriela has developed the tools needed to address a wide array of complex business and legal matters. She has successfully integrated her bilingualism and internationalism into her career; helping companies and families with the myriad of challenges faced by cross border living.
As the leader of the Hayman Woodward tax practice, she draws on her team to address:
• Estate planning;
• Tax consulting and compliance;
• Federal and State taxation of partnerships, corporations, and pass-through entities;
• Preimmigration tax planning for individuals and businesses;
• Business consulting; and
• Accounting and Bookkeeping Services, among others.
Gabriela’s laser focus on the corporate objectives, coupled with her multidisciplinary education and strategic thinking skills, allow her to develop customized solutions. Her objective is meeting multifactor objectives through a strategic blend of Finance, Accounting, Human Resources and Legal solutions.
Gabriela brings more than a decade of experience to the Firm, most of which was gained at large public accounting firms, specifically PwC and BDO. Her background spans in corporate tax, transfer pricing and international taxation. She graduated magna cum laude from both Universidad de Puerto Rico (B.A.) and Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico (J.D.).
Gabriela is fluent in English and Spanish