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Real Estate English Speaking Lawyers in Spain:

Investing in Spanish real estate can be hazardous if you don’t work with an expert legal team. That’s where we come in - our dynamic team of spanish real-estate lawyers will help you to invest in Spanish property efficiently and safely.

Spanish real-estate is a really exciting and fast-moving sector at the moment. It’s a great time to invest but there are also pitfalls if you don’t work with the right team. We make sure our international clients can invest in this growth market with confidence.

by Antonio Torres Valdés


Find out more about our Real Estate Law Services below

BUY A PROPERTY REMOTELYIf you want to buy a property in Spain but wish to avoid having to come here to sign completion, this is the most suitable option. This way you will save time and money. Through a POA, you will empower us to represent you at the Notary’s office and sign the Title Deed.
SEARCH THE LAND REGISTRYWe will help you find out the charges (i.e. mortgages), encumbrances or debts against a Spanish property. With a Simple Note, you will obtain information on the identity of the owner(s), location of the property, classification of the property, possible charges, and more...
INVEST IN REAL ESTATEWe make sure that all of the appropriate checks are carried out and that the property is safe to buy - to save you both lots of money and sleepless nights. To buy a Spanish property safely you need specialist advice from someone thoroughly familiar with the legal system. That's where we come in: safely invest in Spanish real estate with Lexidy.
LEASE AGREEMENTA well-crafted lease agreement specifies the terms of your rental arrangement, reduces your liability risk, and helps protect your investment. As a landlord, you need a high-quality lease agreement both you and your tenant can trust. We have three types of contracts depending on the type of property: residential, commercial, and short-term.
ARRAS AGREEMENTAn arras document is used for the purchase of a property, where the party interested in purchasing a property deposits 10% of the price – and the terms of the sale are agreed. A well-crafted one specifies the terms of your private agreement, reduces your liability risk, and protects your investment against the successful completion of the purchase.
POWER OF ATTORNEYIf you need to have a legal representative in Spain that manages your dealings on your behalf, while you are not present, a POA is the perfect option. A Power of Attorney is a legal document that grants an individual (or group of individuals) the right to act on behalf of a person for the stipulated tasks.
BUROFAX NOTICEThe Burofax is a legal notice which has capability of being produced in court – including certification of reception to the addressee. Our service includes the drafting and preparation of the letter according to your requests. We will check everything is to your approval and then send via certified post.


We are here to help you with your land & property needs in Spain



Antonio Torres Valdés

Lawyer Head of Real Estate Department

Antonio holds a degree in law from the University of Navarra. At Lexidy, he´s involved in assisting with Corporate & Real Estate legal issues but with a special focus in the Real Estate department. For Antonio, the best part of being an internationally-focused lawyer is that you get to know people from all over the world, which helps you to learn new ways of thinking and reasoning that help you grow both professionally and personally. He also assists the French desk. Languages: English, Spanish & French.

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Alejandro Cano

Associate - LL.M. Real Estate Lawyer

Alejandro is a registered lawyer in El Salvador, where he is originally from. He obtained his legal education in his home country and later complemented his studies with two Master’s degrees at the Université Catholic de Lyon, University in France, first one in European and International Business Law and the second one in European and International Trade and Investment Law. Alejandro has moved to Barcelona and joined Lexidy after an initial 4 month training last year (2019), and is part of the Real Estate & Litigation Departments while assisting other areas as well. Languages: English, Spanish & French.

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Federico Richardson

CEO, Senior Real Estate Lawyer

Federico has assisted a vast range of international investors to do business in Spain with a focus on structuring and managing corporate & real estate deals and projects. He graduated in law from the University of Navarra and since then has taken legal roles that have shaped his vision and entrepreneurial skills. Now, he is Lexidy's founder and also acts as head of the corporate department. He is focused in providing an exceptional service to our clients and leading the firm. Languages: English & Spanish.

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We are English speaking Spanish lawyers in Spain and Portugal that speak your language. If you would like more information or have any questions on any of our services, please do not hesitate to contact us directly. We want to be your English– French– and German– speaking lawyers for all your legal needs. Contact us, we would be happy to assist you in any way we can.

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Avenida Diagonal 442 3º 1ª,

08037, Barcelona
+34 938 074 056


Calle Villalar 7, Bajo Izquierda
28001, Madrid
+34 915 367 806


Rua Joaquim António de Aguiar
n.º 43, RC Esq. 1070-150 Lisbon
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