About Us


Alvaro and Franciska

Professional Law International first opened its doors on the Costa del Sol in March 2001. In 2003 it was taken over by the current owners of the practice, Alvaro Gistas Muñoz and Franciska Smidt. Since taking over, the team at Professional Law International has worked hard to build a loyal clientele and a good reputation. The law firm of Professional Law International in Marbella can help you with legal and fiscal issues in three fields of expertise:

Everything that has to be handled in court in front of a judge; civil as well as criminal procedures. Our specialist attorney in this field is Alvaro Gistas Muñoz. Everything that can be handled outside of court and pertains to civil and legal entity contract law. This department has many foreign clients, who we can help in Spanish, English, Dutch, and Swedish. The lawyer who is ready to help you with these legal issues on the Costa del Sol, is Franciska Smidt. She helps you avoid ever ending up in court. We assist our clients with fiscal advice and administrative support. Paloma Leal Assiego and Ana Piñeiro are our in-house experts. Gema Bolorino Mesa is our head of administration who is the first point of contact for new clients and make sure that everything in the office runs smoothly.

Team law firm Marbella

Continue reading for a more detailed overview of Professional Law International´s expertise. The special thing about the team at Professional Law International however, is the passion with which they do their work. As a strong knit team they support each other and their clients. They favor a personal and human approach to solving their client´s legal or fiscal questions and work to the best of their abilities to make their client´s happy. We do our best to provide services in English.