Spanish Law, Brexit & Residency

Best Spanish Expat Law Firm

10 Sep: Sun Lawyers named Spanish Expat Law Firm of the Year

Legal publisher and awards organisers Acquisitions International has named Sun Lawyers as its Spanish Expat Law Firm of the Year 2020.  We are free the announce the information now, ahead of the formal communications from the organisers in November. Thanks to all of the clients and contact of Sun Lawyers for their trust and patronage at what has been a challenging time for all


02 Sep: Sun Lawyers takes part in first overseas digital property exhibition

COVID19 might have curtailed people’s ability to travel to Spain but it hasn’t diminished the desire for people to buy property there once the worst of the pandemic has passed. Were it not for Coronavirus, A Place in the Sun would be rolling out its Autumn live shows across the country. If course, that is not possible at the moment. So, under the banner, “The show must go on-line,” Sun Lawyers is participating in the first A Place in the…

Sun Lawyers Client Testimonial

01 Sep: New client testimonial

“Having found our dream property in Spain back in February, we were introduced to Sun Lawyers to act on our behalf. We could tell Sun lawyers were a long established company (35 years). We were introduced to a solicitor called Victoria. She explained everything clearly to us. The process, fees, setting up a bank account and direct debits etc. We strongly recommend you give your solicitor Power of Attorney. Without it we may have lost our dream home due to…

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28 Aug: How to find the right Spanish Lawyer to represent you

Just as in the UK, to complete the purchase of a property you will need a lawyer to represent you. It might also be that you decide to grant certain powers to your Spanish lawyer to progress elements of the purchase process in your absence. Unlike the UK, the legal system in Spain is different, more bureaucratic and there’s the minor issue for many of a language barrier. Added to this, it might be that an agent or a developer…

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21 May: Webinar Recording. Buying a Property in Spain in 2020

A Webinar hosted by Sun Lawyers on 20 May 2020 providing guidance for people looking to buy in Spain this year and/or to arrange their Residencia ahead of the Brexit transition deadline on 31 December 2020. For people whose completion is being delayed by the inability to travel to Spain, there is a away forward suggested for them too. With Coronavirus a set back as well, the outlook is optimistic but with a sense of short-term realism.