About Lawyer María Garau
Mallorcan María Garau Juan has over 20 years’ experience as a certified and respected lawyer, offering trustworthy guidance and legal assistance in three main areas of Spanish law. Joined by highly experienced secretary Judith Tavares, she is the first point of call for international residents on Mallorca who need legal advice and services they can rely upon fully.
The firm is a signed-up member of the AEDAF, the Spanish Association of Tax Advisers, and María has specialised in advocacy for over 15 years. Between them, María and Judith speak Spanish, Catalan, German, English and French.
Help with real estate
In addition to specialising in real estate law, María Garau has been a licensed real estate agent since 2013. With this in-depth understanding she is ideally placed to accompany and advise clients right through all types of property transactions.
Scrutinising the legal implications of a sale, purchase or transfer María keeps investors on the right track, steering them clear of potential pitfalls. She negotiates and drafts contracts and lease agreements; handles legalisations; deals with building licenses and obtains urban planning reports, amongst many other things.
With a proven history of advising and serving business people on Mallorca, María Garau covers every aspect of commercial and corporate law. Both start ups and established firms benefit from María’s extensive experience in areas such as the transmission of stocks and shares, the negotiation and preparation of contracts, and managerial issues.
As well as incorporating companies at the setting up stage, she takes care of any subsequent statutory amendment.
Help for non-residents
If you’re non resident in Spain, you can obtain reliable tax and legal advice and a whole host of other services at María Garau.
Insight into potential property transactions; processing of NIE numbers; tax management; bank account opening; building and housing permits – all of these elements are simplified greatly with María’s help.