Category: Case studies

Case Study – Returning Rental Cars in State of Alarm

Case Study – Returning Rental Cars in State of Alarm

The local Guardia Civil are receiving a lot of questions regarding the return of rental cars in the State of Alarm. If someone has rented…

Dissolution of Joint Ownership

Dissolution of Joint Ownership

Just over a year ago we were approached regarding a dissolution of joint ownership. A few friends owned a property in the South of Spain…

Division of Joint Tenancy

Division of Joint Tenancy

We often get enquiries about changing ownership of property. Especially division of joint tenancy or dividing ownership on divorce. Also known as a dissolution of…

Gifting a Property – Donation

Gifting a Property – Donation

Posted in: Case studies, Family Law

Gifting property or money during someone’s lifetime is known in Spain as a donation or donacíon. Why would someone do this? Very simply, with inheritance…

Mental Incapacity

Mental Incapacity

Posted in: Case studies, Family Law

There are problems faced when a family member can no longer make decisions for themselves. They are said to “lack mental capacity”. Unfortunately, in some…