Property Lawyer in Spain

You are fond of Spain and you are considering to purchase a property in this beautiful country

Once you have made the important decision to do so, the process of looking for your perfect property can commence. Over the past years of economic turmoil, prices have fallen to realistic proportions. The supply of properties in Spain is overwhelming, that won´t be the problem. Yet, the search for a suitable property can, depending on your personal wishes, take a month if not (much) longer. Involvement of reliable and independent consultants can shorten this process considerably.

Purchase of real estate in Spain

If you are considering to purchase a property in Spain, we can offer the following services: Legal advice concerning purchase and

Sale of real estate in Spain

In order to go through the process of selling your property in Spain as smoothly as possible, it is advisable to supply your speci

Taxes when buying and selling real estate

The payment of the agreed amount are not the only costs involved. If you buy or sell a property in Spain, there are always taxes a

Taxes involved when SELLING real estate in Spain

When you are selling real estate in Spain, you have to be aware that you can’t receive the full sales price, but that you also h

Running costs when owning real estate in Spain

After the sale has been fully finalised and you can start enjoying your new home, of course there are annually recurring costs tha

Other Services

Not only for buying or selling real estate we are your designated English-speaking law firm in Spain. From our office in Marbella

Who we are?


Meet the team

Maite Arcos

María Teresa Arcos Morales

Founder and Director of Arcos & Lamers Asociados María Teresa Arcos Morales graduated as a lawyer in 1992. She started her prof

wim Lamers

Wim Lamers

Founder and Director of Arcos & Lamers Asociados Wim Lamers graduated as an economist in 1997 after studying Economic and Busine

felix Ruiz

Félix Ruiz Peña

Lawyer in Real-Estate and Civil Matters Félix Ruiz Peña graduated in 1998 as a lawyer. He has collaborated with Arcos & Lamers

Antonio Diaz Cherino

Antonio D. Diaz Cherino

Fiscal, Tax and Registration matters Antonio D. Diaz Cherino graduated as an economist at the University of Málaga in 1987. He deve

Once you have found your apartment, finca or villa in Spain, it is highly recommended to involve a reliable lawyer. Someone who is familiar with both English and Spanish law and is very experienced in current legislation in Spain regarding purchase and sale of real estate. When dealing with such matters, in a foreign country it is important to be able to communicate in your own language. At the law firm Arcos & Lamers Asociados in Marbella (Málaga) a team of English-speaking lawyers works for clients throughout Spain. We offer reliable advice and a high-quality service.

At Arcos & Lamers Asociados in Marbella on the Costa del Sol in Spain, we have a professional team of multi-lingual lawyers, economic consultants, accountants and tax consultants. Our law firm offers both legal and fiscal advice in Spanish, but also in English. Together, our team is familiar with all aspects of the Spanish laws and regulations regarding the purchase and sale of real estate. Furthermore, we are highly experienced in translating these laws and regulations to your personal situation.

Real estate in Spain

Arcos & Lamers Asociados has many years’ experience in assisting clients to purchase and sell real estate in Spain. Traditionally, this is an important activity of our firm. If you are considering to purchase a house, an apartment, a project, a villa, a business premise, an office or just a piece of land in Spain, we are here to help you.

Focus on client needs

Our clients’ needs (both residents and non-residents) are always our highest priority. Once you have told us your wishes, we start directly to translate them into concrete results and solutions. Openly and in a personal way. As Arcos & Lamers Asociados renders her services throughout Spain from the office in Marbella, it doesn´t matter where you are located.