The team at MySpanishDeposit are here to help people who lost their deposits when buying a Spanish property.
If you register and pursue your claim with MySpanishDeposit, you will be represented by a team of lawyers from London-based international law firm Hausfeld & Co LLP and Spanish law firm Eskariam. Their unique combination of international and local law expertise makes our team unique in the market.
Your claim will be assessed for free without any commitment, and there is zero obligation, zero up-front cost and zero risk to you.
Eskariam is a specialist firm of Spanish lawyers with market-leading experience in winning property deposit claims since the market crash. Lawyers from Eskariam have recovered over €200m worth of deposits for thousands of claimants.
Hausfeld is a leading international law firm with offices in London, the US and across Europe. The firm specialises in resolving disputes, and has particular expertise bringing claims on behalf of groups of claimants, both in the UK and abroad. The team has a significant track record of successfully bringing claims against major banks.
Your claim will be coordinated from Hausfeld’s London office, meaning that all correspondence and support will be provided to you in English, during UK business hours, and there will be an English speaking member of the team at the end of the phone to answer any questions you may have about your claim.
David Fernández Sánchez
Eskariam, CEO, Madrid
David is the co-founder and CEO of Eskariam. He is a Spanish qualified lawyer with 24 years’ experience. He is a pioneer in developing the law in Spain in relation to the recovery of lost property deposits against banks and has been involved in over 4,000 cases.
Susana Santamaría Santamaría
Eskariam, Of Counsel, Madrid
Susana is a Spanish qualified lawyer and was part of the team that obtained the first two Supreme Court judgments (16/01/2015 and 30/04/2015) requiring banks to compensate consumers who lost their deposits on Spanish property. She is widely regarded as an expert in the area and has handled more than 2,000 cases, recovering over €100m for her clients.
Alejandro Castilla de los Santos
Eskariam, Deposits Director, Madrid
Alejandro is a Spanish qualified lawyer. He heads up Eskariam’s deposits and banking division and also coordinates its legal and litigation department. Alejandro has more than 15 years’ experience in major law firms and associations, and has particular expertise in the protection of consumers.
Juan Álvarez Goya
Eskariam, Business Manager, Madrid
Juan is a Spanish qualified lawyer with 17 years’ experience in property, banking and consumer affairs. He has extensive experience in deposits claims, having previously been the banking director at El Defensor de tu Vivienda, a firm which handled more than 3,000 cases relating to the recovery of property deposits.
Hausfeld, Partner and Head of Commercial Disputes, London
Lianne is an English qualified solicitor and has over two decades of experience as a commercial litigator. Over the past six years, she has developed a significant practice acting for claimants against banks. Lianne is recognised as a leader in her field and was awarded ‘Individual of the Year – Dispute Resolution London’ in the Legal 500’s UK Awards 2020. She is fluent in Spanish.
Genevieve Anouck Labbé
Hausfeld, Counsel, London and Paris
Genevieve is a registered foreign lawyer practicing in England and Wales, and manages Hausfeld’s Paris office alongside Managing Partner, Laurent Geelhand. She is a key contact for European clients, and uses her financial background to advise on claims against banks. Genevieve is fluent in French and has a good command of Spanish.
Hausfeld, Senior Associate, London
Simon is an English qualified solicitor and specialises in commercial disputes with a focus on the banking sector. He has acted in dozens of cases relating to a variety of banking issues, and has represented a wide range of clients, including individuals and groups of consumers. He is described by the Legal 500 as a “key member” of Hausfeld’s Banking Litigation team.
Gonzalo Antón Tascón
Hausfeld, Associate, London
As a native Spanish speaker, Gonzalo works with Hausfeld’s clients who have cases that relate to Spanish law. Gonzalo commenced his legal career as an intern in the London office of Hausfeld, at the start of 2018. He qualified as a Spanish lawyer in Madrid and has experience representing consumer associations in claims against banks in Spain.