Fernández & is an international law firm of lawyers and economists based in Lanzarote composed of professionals with multidisciplinary training that offer a legal, tax and accounting practice with constant and immediate attention and communication with clients, creating a very close link with and a very personal treatment of the client by the consultant.

Fernández & Wenzel is an innovative law office, adapting its provision of services to new technologies facilitating all on-line services so the client can avoid having to come personally to our office thus saving time.

We are a multidisciplinary, multilingual team and we offer all our services in Spanish, English and German.


Felipe Fernández de las Heras

Partner and Administrator

Main Areas:
  • Land Law
  • Commercial and Corporate Law
  • Litigation

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law
  • University of Göttingen (Germany)
  • Member of the Bar Association of Lanzarote

Spanish, English and German

Sandra Wenzel

Tax Consultant and Property Administrator

Main Areas:
  • Tax and Accounting Consultancy
  • Financial Advice
  • Processing for Foreigners
  • Owners Communities Administration

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Administration and Business Management
  • University of Lüneburg (Germany)
  • Member of the Professional Association of Economists of Las Palmas
  • Member of the Professional Association of Property Administrators of Las Palmas

German, Spanish and English.


Land Law and Urban Planning
Commercial and Corporate Law
Tax and Accounting Practice
Administrative Law
Other areas and services
Land Law and Urban Planning

We have wide experience in different areas of property consultancy urban planning, management and execution. Included in this area of consultancy is the purchase-sale of real estate investments, tax planning for the acquisition and operation of real estates, support to development and building entities, management of real estate developments, advice with difficult contracts of building and urban planning agreements, leases, and advice regarding Horizontal Property System and owners’ communities.

The main areas of specialization are:

  • Purchase-sale of Real Estates and Real Estate Companies
  • Analysis of the economic and financial viability of a real estate investment
  • Rental Contracts
  • Organization of Building Complexes
  • Owners Communities and Horizontal Property System
  • Planning
  • Urban Planning agreements
  • Urban Management
  • Licences
Commercial and Corporate Law

The relevance of the national and international commercial trade and the special conditions that this requires regarding agility, immediacy and specialization, make this discipline one of the strong points of F&W. The most general advisory functions, both legal and financial, are included here. The team provides the most diverse roles regarding commercial activities that clients and their companies require, including the consultancy, the drafting of commercial contracts, supporting the administrative bodies in required matters, like the preparation of General Meetings, roles of Secretary of the Administrative Board, drafting of commercial and corporate documents, consultancy and drafting of partners agreements, preparation and modification of statutes, legal reports and in general, all kind of procedures in any public entity and Registry in relation to business and commercial trade.

The main areas of specialization are:

  • Companies creation
  • Business plan and viability
  • Companies Incorporation
  • Partners Agreements
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Family Protocols
  • Financial Advice
Tax and Accounting Practice

With a highly specialized team, composed of lawyers and accountants, the Tax Department represents a milestone for the Law Firm as it gives close and continuous support to other practice areas. It is the F&W philosophy that the high quality legal consultancy our clients want requires complete and optimal tax planning. The department advises companies and shareholders, as well as individuals, residents or non-residents of Spain, optimizing the possible tax benefits of national and cross-border operations. It is an ever-changing area, our professionals offer a highly specialized service to keep our clients permanently informed of any new developments in this field through our blog (which are also published and disseminated internationally through our website and the main professional social networks).

The main areas of specialization are:

  • General Taxation
  • Companies Accounting
  • Annual Accounts
  • Tax Planning
  • Direct and Indirect Taxes (IGIC)
  • Consultancy for the Investment in Canary Islands and its particularities
  • Local Taxation
  • Family Company
  • Successions
  • Assistance and Advocacy for Financial and Tax Inspections
  • Taxation of non-residents
  • Contentious Tax matters

The main areas of specialization are:

  • Pre-litigation negotiation
  • Civil, Criminal and Commercial Procedures
  • Debt claims and recovery
Administrative Law

Fernández & Wenzel offers specialized consultancy to clients in those matters that are necessary to deal with the local, autonomous or national Public Administrations and Official Bodies.

The main areas of specialization are:

  • Public Procurement
  • Expropriations
  • Administrative and Contentious Procedures
Other areas and services

Inheritance Law: Spanish Last Will and Testaments, acceptance of inheritance, validation and execution of foreign testaments.

Administrative services for individuals, such as obtaining NIE.

Several formalities with public bodies.

Authorizations and Licences.



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C/ José Molina nº 10, 4º izq
35500 Arrecife
C/ Lanzarote nº 16, Urb. Carlos Park
35580 Playa Blanca


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