Question: Dear lawyer, My father made a will in Spain leaving all of his Spanish assets to me. A few days later he made a new will in his country, England, leaving the real estate property located there to his other children, my brothers. What my father wanted was for me to inherit the Spanish […]
Spanish Wills (signed in Spain or in the UK)
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Can Spanish assets be left to whoever you want? Expatriates should be aware of legal obligations when making a will.
SINCE European Regulation 650/2012 applies in Spain, foreigners with assets and rights in the Spanish territory, whether they are residents or not, must be aware that the law applicable will be the law of the place of their habitual residence at the time of death, although it is possible for the testator or testatrix to […]
Spanish Wills of expats: Real cases.
CASE 1: Second marriages and the importance of making a Will to protect the rights of the spouse. A few months ago, an expatriate who resided in Spain passed away, leaving only Spanish assets. He had three children from his first marriage and with whom he no longer had a relationship with and lived with […]