Our Firm

About Manzanares
Lawyers

Service champions: From the start, the common goal of our highly skilled team, is to deliver the highest level of service to each individual client.

Manzanares Abogados, SLP, was founded over 20 years ago and has since continually followed the path of expansion and growth. We are industry leaders, constantly expanding the scope and variety of our areas of practice.

Today we boast a network of offices across Spain from where legal services are offered in both the coastal areas and the interior of Spain.
An international reference in service, integrity and expertise in the range of services we provide.

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The Directors

MIGUEL MANZANARES MACÍAS

CEO AND FOUNDER

Licensed in law from Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Specialising in Commercial Law from the Universidad de San Pablo C.E.U. of Madrid

ANTONIO MANZANARES MACÍAS

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Licensed in law from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Specialising in Commercial Law from the Universidad de San Pablo C. E. U. of Madrid

HIDDE ZEIJLSTRA

OPERATIONS DIRECTOR

Graduated Hotel Management School Maastricht

Bachelor Business Administration

Specialising in Marketing and Business Economics

JOSÉ MANUEL GUILLÉN

FISCAL, LABOUR AND ACCOUNTING DIRECTOR

Licensed in Economics and Business from the Universidad de Málaga. José Manuel has been working with Manzanares since 1998.

JOSÉ ANTONIO PLAZA MANZANARES

REAL ESTATE DIRECTOR

Licensed in Economics from the Universidad de Málaga. José Antonio has been working with Manzanares since 2003.

The Team

ADOLFO SILVA MAGDALENO

Marbella

Senior Lawyer - Conveyancing

Licensed in law from the Universidad de Extremadura. Adolfo is one of our Senior Lawyers and has been working with Manzanares for over 12 years. His experience and expertise makes him one of our key values.

ALEJANDRO BONILLA GUERRERO

Alhaurín

Non resident tax advisor

Alejandro is one of the oldest and more experienced members of the Fiscal Department, and he is specialized in assisting our non-resident clients in complying with all their tax obligations in our country. His care and professionalism make him a most valuable member of our team.

ALEJANDRO VELASCO SALDAÑA

Marbella

Lawyer - Conveyancing

Licensed in law from the Universidad de Córdoba. Master of Legal Advice for companies from Universidad Internacional de La Rioja. One of our newest incorporations, he brings us his energy and enthusiasm.

ANTONIO GALLEGO CÁRDENAS

Marbella

Conveyancing Assistant

Licensed in English Philology from the Universidad de Málaga. With his wide experience and over 16 years working in our Firm as parallegal, Antonio is one of our most reliable values.

ANTONIO J. SÁNCHEZ CASTILLO

Alhaurín

Senior Lawyer - Conveyancing

Licensed in law from the Universidad de Málaga. Master of Town Planning and Criminology. Specialized in conveyancing and legalization of properties built in rural land. Antonio is one of our Senior Lawyers and has been working with Manzanares for over 18 years, making him one of our more experienced lawyers in the legal team.

BELÉN GARCÍA BONILLA

Alhaurín

Fiscal and Accountancy Advisor

Licensed in Economics from the Universidad de Málaga. Belén is specialized in self-employed workers and personal income tax returns.

BENITO DEL RÍO

Marbella

Immigration Advisor

Licensed in Political Science and Sociology, specializing on International Relations, from the Universidad de Granada. Master of Foreign law from the Universidad de Granada.

BLANCA LORING

Marbella

Immigration Director

Licensed in law from the Universidad de Sevilla, Master of Cooperation to Development from the Universidad de Córdoba (ETEA). As part of her previous experience, Blanca was in charge of the Legal Advice Area for Immigrants for the Marbella Town Hall during 5 years. Since 2012 she has been working as Immigration lawyer.

CAROLINA BORREY GARCÍA

Alhaurín

Conveyancing Assistant

Degree in Tourism from the Universidad de Málaga (TEAT). Carolina is our paralegal specialized in French speaking clients as she is herself half-Belgium. Carolina works alongside with Antonio Manzanares, and has been working for Manzanares for over 17 years.

DANIEL BURGOS PÉREZ

Alhaurín

Senior Lawyer - Litigation

Licensed in law from the Universidad de Málaga. Specialized in civil law, civil claims, family law, resolution of contracts. Daniel is our most experienced lawyer in the litigation field, with over 18 years working in our Firm.

Professional Competence

Spanish
Coverage

The efficiency and quality of our practice is directly related to our physical presence where our clients’ interests are situated.

In fact our local knowledge is key to being able to offer a premier service to our clients. To ensure this, Manzanares Abogados, SLP, has expanded presence in diverse locations; not only occupying typical Spanish coastal areas, but as well opening offices in inland locations such as Alhaurín el Grande.

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Professional Values

Our legal advisory service is entirely independent, promising absolute loyalty to our clients. We don’t just defend your interests, we surpass your expectations.

Manzanares Abogados is a legal firm, in which our clients, who generally reside abroad, can deposit complete confidence and peace of mind with us, in the knowledge they are entrusting their needs with the best professionals.

Trust is the fundamental factor you build between client and lawyer. But it’s not just about winning a client’s trust, it’s about maintaining it and to achieve this, it’s essential to offer a consistent and satisfactory service. At Manzanares, your trust is our greatest asset.

Manzanares Abogados pledges to every client to deliver a constant open-line of communication, keeping you informed and regularly up-to-date on your case. What’s more, we always follow-up any communication in writing, to ensure our clients have a clear understanding of the counselling process, and ultimately peace of mind that we have everything in hand.

Existing laws and regulations are subject to different interpretations and, of course, vary from region to region, which is why it’s essential to have a thorough and solid understanding, to ensure we present your case clearly using the correct legal stipulations for the region. Our professionals bring years of experience and first-hand contact with authorities in their region.

Our momentum, consistency, professionalism and on-going commitment to acquire new skills and knowledge, guarantees paramount quality in every area of practice we offer. What’s more, Manzanares Abogados has a dedicated client services team at the disposal of our clients. Their primary aim is to answer your queries and concerns. To offer appropriate solutions and deliver those solutions in your own language.

The foundations of a solid company are built brick by brick every day. Starting with a highly qualified team, on-going growth and development of a business on an national level – to go wherever our customers need us. This robustness is reinforced with every job we successfully complete, developing and maintaining trust with our customers and shaping values of independence and loyalty within our company structure; in turn providing a matchless service.

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