About Despacho Lamas
Despacho Lamas is a Palma-based, internationally focused business comprising an experienced and professional team of lawyers and economists. The office opened in 1989, and specialised from the beginning in foreign investment consultancy for the Balearic Islands.
In the 30 years since its foundation, the company has personally advised thousands of clients, mostly those from the European Community without permanent residency in the Balearics, in fields that range from Civil and Real Estate Law, to Tax and Commercial Law.
Wide range of services
Many of the services that clients of Despacho Lamas require concern Civil Law, especially involving non-Spanish nationals, and the complete management of the purchase or sale of property in Spain. They are also experts in commercial, administrative and tax law, including the preparation and filing of tax returns for both individuals and companies.
They also offer accounting services in compliance with current Spanish standards, including preparation of annual reports and accounting ledgers. They can also handle the processing of all kinds of official documents, from NIE applications and insurance quotes to vehicle registration and payment of local taxes.
Property administration is also a large part of their business, providing complete end-to-end service surrounding setting up and administering of all aspects of property accounts, contracts, insurance, and bookkeeping.
Founder and company philosophy
The company founder, Jaime Lamas, belongs to a family of lawyers, and graduated in Law at the University of the Balearic Islands before completing his postgraduate studies in International Law at the University of Vienna. After training in Spain, Austria and Germany, and after working briefly in the family business, he opened his own office in Palma.
Always driving towards excellence, the philosophy behind the business is based around continuous training and a genuine passion for the work that they do.