international family law specialists


Rosario is a law graduate from the University of Granada and a practising lawyer since 1996. She has developed her professional career in the areas of civil and commercial law. Before founding MLS LAWYERS AND SOLICITORS SLP, Rosario was Head of the Litigation Department of IRWIN MITCHELL Abogados and in CREMADES & CALVO SOTELO in Málaga following the merger between these firms.

Rosario’s experience covers litigation, international and family law. Rosario has great international experience in family law in relation with the distribution of assets following a divorce, prenuptial agreements, custody and visitation rights. She regularly participates in international matters and is instructed by professionals from other countries in relation to recognition and enforcement of judgements in Spain, as well as to defend foreign interests in procedures before Spanish courts and the European Court of Justice at Luxembourg. In other jurisdictions, Rosario acts as an expert witness preparing reports on Spanish Law as evidence for proceedings pursued out of Spain.

She is a lecturer at the Universidad Internacional de Andalucía and was the coordinator for the Section on International Law of the Málaga Bar Association. Rosario has published various articles in the Expansion newspaper and has participated as a speaker in several international conferences and seminars. She is a member of STEP, the British and Spanish Law Association, and the Spanish Family Lawyers Association.