Alvaro Cánovas

Alvaro is a qualified Spanish Abogado and Registered European Lawyer in England and Wales. He joined us in September 2019. Alvaro is an associate of our Probate and Conveyancing Department.

He specialises on cross-border private client matters. His practice is focused on matters with an international element within the Spanish and English jurisdiction, acquisition and sale of properties, advice and prepares Powers of Attorney, Spanish and English Wills, Affidavits of Law for foreign proceedings in both English and Spanish, drafting and negotiating private contracts and Estate Planning including Inheritance Tax issues as well as Estate Administration through Probate or Intestacy.

Alvaro has a Degree in Law from the University of Murcia, and he is a member of the Cartagena BAR. He successfully concluded a Master’s Degree in Legal Practice from the University Camilo José Cela of Madrid. He is fluent in English and Spanish.

Before joining Alberto Pérez Cedillo, Alvaro worked as paralegal for one year for a Probate and Conveyancing Department of a London-based firm.