FONTÁN Y ZUBIZARRETA LAWYERS was established in Marbella in 1987, as a branch of the well known Spanish Firm of Lawyers from Bilbao called Hernandez Zubizarreta whose founder was the Uncle of the partners of Fontán& Zubizarreta.

Rafael Fontán Zubizarreta opened the Marbella office after spending two years in the Spanish Section of the London Firm of Lawyers called Amhurst Brown Martin & Nicholson (today it is known as Amhurst Brown Colombotti) in Duke Street, St James's (London).

Ibon Zubizarreta Orea joined the firm in Marbella as a partner three years later and is now a valuable asset to the firm.

We continue to collaborate with the firm in Bilbao and with others in England, Ireland, Holland and Sweden.

We offer global services, specialising in the needs of foreign investors, whether they are companies or individuals. We will attend to all of the legalities that are required. We are specialists in property transactions, taxation for non-residents owning properties in Spain, inheritance, planning, land and civil litigation in Court. The majority of our clients are based on the Costa del Sol and Murcia.

Our main objective is to give a very personal touch, we achieve this with a personal service to each client , always being available to give advice, and we take pride in our excellent communication skills, we are efficient and professional. We always respond to all queries that we receive. We cooperate with well known chartered accountants, architects, surveyors and Notaries of the area. Rafael Fontán is also a very keen golfer and has given legal advice to some of the golf courses of the areas. He was one of the founder members of the Association of Andalucia. and was also elected to represent the golf courses of Marbella at the General Assembly for the Andalucian Federation of Golf for four years. He has served on the Board of Directors of La Quinta Golf & Country Club and was a member of the committee. He is currently the President of the Aloha Golf Club.


C/ Jacinto Benavente nº 5
Edf Mendisol 3ºC
29601 Marbella

Tel: (34) 952 821 728
     (34) 952 822 645

Fax: (34) 952 824 571


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