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Martin Hayes is a Partner of the law firm SWAN Partners. Within this firm Martin focuses on the needs of both private individuals and companies that seek to invest and or relocate in Spain. This website is purely focused on the needs of English speaking individuals who need legal assistance in Spain.

Martin’s goal is to provide his specialist services in an efficient and cost effective manner using a range of Information Communication Technology solutions to keep his clients informed as their case progresses. VOIP, WhatsApp and Skype are just three simple examples of ways he reaches out to clients in order to be as accessible as possible be they located in London, New York, Dublin, Shanghai or just down the road here in Spain. In short, Martin is your “local” international English speaking lawyer in Spain.

Client Focused Spanish Legal Services in English

Immense changes have taken place in Spain over the last decade. Martin has focused his career right alongside these changes. His experience assisting international clients in Spain has given him a first line vantage point of the challenges and opportunities faced by English speaking clients conducting their affairs in Spain.

Martin’s goal is to bring transparency and clarity to his clients’ dealings in Spain. His approachable and friendly nature balances the scales in his clients’ favor by lifting the language barrier and guiding them through the cultural and social nuances – all the while providing clear no nonsense top quality legal advice.

With this in mind, he has developed a range of tailor made solutions to cater for the specific needs of his clients across a wide range of practice areas.

Given that Martin is a Partner of Business Law Firm SWAN Partners, he can offer a range of sophisticated business services that are not normally offered by firms servicing the expatiate and non resident legal market in Spain. All this means that once Martin has helped you purchase securely in Spain, you can turn your attention to the serious business of enjoying Spain or indeed, if you decide, Martin can help you bring your business to Spain with you…

For information about SWAN Partners please visit our website 

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...I hired Martin J. Hayes as my lawyer because, as a resident of non-EU country, I wanted to ensure that the transaction will be done in proper way. But, what he did for me was beyond my expectations. Regardless of the importance of my matter (surely, it was not a “big” case for him), Martin promptly returned every phone call and email, answering to my overwhelming inquiries with patience and full dedication...
M Jovanovic, Read more
We greatly appreciate Martin Hayes, both on a professional level and as a person. He handled the purchase of our apartment in Alcoy, Alicante Province. We had bought off plan, and he stay with us every step of the way, providing great support over the three years right through to the final payment...
Carolyn and Paul from the UK, Read more
Martin was very approachable and always found the time to speak to me or call me back if I needed to know anything, however small. I would not hesitate to recommend Martin to anyone requiring legal services in Spain...
Neil, Read more
I used Martin Hayes as my lawyer when purchasing my property. At the time, I was up to my eyes closing my business in readiness for my move to Spain. I was pleasantly suprised that Martin took the time to keep in touch with regular telephone calls....
Andy, Read more