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Corporate Law

Corporate Law

Gascón Bernabéu offer a comprehensive range of Corporate Law services in Spain.

If you are purchasing, selling, incorporating or making an investment in a Spanish company our experienced, bi-lingual team of lawyers provide clear and constructive advice and guidance throughout the process.

The structuring of the transaction at outset in a correct and beneficial manner will minimise your risk in the future.

Our Corporate Law lawyers assist clients with:

  • Company formations
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Joint ventures
  • Partnerships
  • Director responsibilities
  • Shareholders agreements
  • Banking & finance

Gascón Bernabéu help clients international clients with their requirements in Spain.

Please don´t hesitate to contact us today to discuss your circumstances.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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A Sociedad Limitada (Limited Company) known as an S.L. has a minimum share capital of €3,000.

These funds should be deposited in the Spanish bank account that is opened upon setting up the company.

The bank will then issue a Certificado de ingreso (certificate of deposit). This enables formation of the company at a notary.

Alternatively a Sociedad Anónima (Corporation) commonly referred to as an S.A. requires a minimum share capital of €60,000.

It is not necessary for the Directors of a Spanish company to be resident in Spain. The majority of our clients appoint our accounts department to handle the annual returns and act as fiscal representative in Spain.

The authorities in Spain are moving towards a more automated system. The Digital Certificate has been introduced in order to receive formal notifications instantly and also verify the company status with the tax authority at any given time.

Our English speaking team of lawyers and accountants are able to provide a comprehensive due diligence report prior to commitment to acquire. The service typically includes full credit checks, land registry search of assets, analysis of accounts, verification of contracts in pipeline, assessment of employee contracts etc.

Gascón Bernabéu works with a number of large Spanish banks. Our service to clients include introductions to bank Directors to provide improved banking facilities for established companies or new accounts and financial products for companies new to Spain.