Legal Notices

Adria Legal Services is the trading name for the services provided by Adriana Badescu as a self- employed consultant registered in Spain in accordance with the Spanish tax legislation. For details of Adriana’s registered office and VAT number please email

Adriana Badescu is an English solicitor practising English law and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority of England and Wales. Direct legal services can be provided by Adriana Badescu to LAW FIRMS only in the UK. Adriana Badescu is unable to provide legal advice directly to members of the general public in the UK and she has no professional indemnity insurance in her own name. If you are a member of the general public in the UK and require legal advice, any legal advice given by Adriana shall be given via Alston Asquith Limited which is an entity authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority for which Adriana consults. All engagements are made with Alston Asquith and are subject to the terms and conditions set out in the letter of engagement and the terms of business signed in relation to the project in question. Adriana is covered by Alston Asquith’s professional indemnity insurance for services provided as consultant for the firm.

Adriana Badescu is an “abogada inscrita ejerciente” registered in the Special Register of EU lawyers of the Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Valencia (ICAV) under the Establishment Directive 98/5/EC, the Spanish Real Decree 936/3 of August 2001 and article 49 of the Statute of the Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Valencia with right to practice English law and Spanish law in Spain as an English solicitor. Adriana Badescu is regulated by ICAV under the Estatuto General de la Abogacía Española and Código Deontológico de la Abogacía Española. Legal services are provided by Adriana Badescu to law firms and members of the general public in Spain in accordance with Chapter 13A (Practice Overseas) of the SRA Code of Conduct and the Overseas Rules, available through the following link: SRA Code of Conduct: Adriana holds professional indemnity insurance in her own name in Spain.


This website contains general information about English and Spanish law and the legal services that can be provided by Adriana Badescu for the purposes of reference only. Nothing in this website constitutes legal or other professional advice or an offer to supply legal services. Adriana Badescu assumes no responsibility for information contained in this website and accepts no liability whatsoever for any loss arising from any use of or reliance on information contained in this website. You should always consult a suitably qualified lawyer for advice on specific legal problems. Adriana Badescu shall not be liable for any virus transmitted or communicated via this website.

Website Terms of Use

About our Terms: You should only use the website if you accept the following website terms and conditions (the Terms). These Terms explain how you may use this website (the Site) which is provided by us free of charge. References in these Terms to the Site includes the following website:, and all associated web pages. You should read these Terms carefully before using the Site. Your continued use of the website signifies your acceptance of these Terms. If you do not accept all of these Terms, you should not use the website.

Errors/ variations to the terms: Any error or omission of any information that we publish on the website shall be subject to correction, provided that the correction does not materially affect the website. We reserve the right to vary these Terms from time to time. Our updated Terms will be displayed on the website and by continuing to use and access the website following such changes, you agree to be bound by any variation made by us. It is your responsibility to check these Terms from time to time to verify such variations. If you do not wish to accept any amended Terms you should stop using the website. Your continued use of the website will signify your acceptance of any amended Terms.

Intellectual Property: The Site and all intellectual property rights in it including but not limited to any text, images, video, audio or other multimedia content, software or other information or material submitted to or on the Site are owned by us. Intellectual property rights means rights such as: copyright, trademarks, domain names, design rights, database rights, patents and all other intellectual property rights of any kind whether or not they are registered or unregistered (anywhere in the world). We reserve all of our rights in any intellectual property in connection with these Terms. This means, for example, that we remain owners of them and free to use them as we see fit. Nothing in these Terms grants you any legal rights, title or interest in the website content or this website and you do not acquire any such right, title or interest through your use of the website. You agree not to adjust to try to circumvent or delete any notices contained on the website (including any intellectual property notices) and in particular in any digital rights or other security technology embedded or contained within the website. If you need third party software to use this website, you agree to obtain a licence of that software at your own expense or that of your employer.

Reliance: This website is not an advertisement; is provided for information purposes only; and is not a binding offer to provide any service of any type, whether legal advisory or otherwise. Materials published on this website are not intended to amount to legal or other advice and should not be relied on as such advices. Our provision of this website does not create a relationship of client and legal adviser between a user of this website and Adrianna Badescu.

Linking: You may link to this website home page but only if this is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. Do not establish any link which suggests any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not link from any website that is not owned by you. Do not otherwise frame or link to this website without our prior express written permission which can be requested from​. Links to other websites from this website are provided for your information only, and do not imply our endorsement or affiliation with the providers of those websites. We have no control over the contents of those websites, accept no responsibility for them and we disclaim liability for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Prohibited use: You may use our site only for lawful purposes. In particular, you agree not to: (a) use the website to receive, access or transmit material that is obscene, sexually explicit, defamatory, threatening, degrading, racist, in breach of confidence or in breach of third party intellectual property rights (including copyright) or otherwise objectionable or unlawful; (b) impersonate any person, or entity or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity; (c) access or attempt to access parts of the website that you are not authorised to access; (d) interfere with the use of the website by other users; (e) use the website to gain unauthorised access to other computer systems or interfere with services to other host providers, networks or websites; (f) use the website to knowingly or recklessly transmit material (including viruses Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code) designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware or otherwise use the website so as to cause harm to the website, Adrian Legal Services or other users or which is likely to bring the website or Adrian Legal Services into disrepute; or (g) use the website in any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation o in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.

Disclaimer: The information contained in the Adria Legal Services website is intended to provide general information to the public. If you have a specific legal question you should address it to Adriana Badescu. This site is for information purposes and is not an advertisement. Nothing on this site constitutes a binding offer to give any legal advice or perform any other service in any jurisdiction. Nor does any person accessing, or acting on, our website content of itself imply any duty of care being assumed in any jurisdiction on the part of Adria Legal Services toward such person, or any other duty of the kind owed by a solicitor to its clients. Adriana Badescu disclaims responsibility for any information contained on any other site accessed through links on this website. Your sole remedy for any dissatisfaction with the information contained in this website is to stop using the website.


The website content on this website gives general information only as at its stated date or, if none, the date of first publication as, for example, the law may have changed in the meantime. Furthermore, it is not intended to give a comprehensive analysis on any subject. Such website content should not be used as a substitute for legal or other professional advice, which should be obtained in specific circumstances. No warranty or representation is given that such website content is free from inaccuracies or omissions, or that it is up to date.

Hyperlinks and third-party sites: The website may contain hyperlinks or references to third party websites other than the website. Any such hyperlinks or references are provided for your convenience only. We have no control over third party websites and accept no legal responsibility for any content, material or information contained in them. The display of any hyperlink and reference to any third-party website does not mean that we endorse that third party’s website, products or services. We do not monitor or maintain these linked websites. Adria Legal Services is not responsible for the operation of, or for website content on, any such other website, or for the operation of, or for website content on, any site through which you may have gained access to our site. Your use of a third-party site may be governed by the terms and conditions of that third-party site.

Therefore, Adria Legal Services assumes no responsibility for any loss or damages in respect of this website or any such other website and so disclaims all liability accordingly. Furthermore, Adria Legal Services assumes no responsibility for any loss or damages that may be caused to any equipment or software owing to any viruses, defects or malfunctions in connection with accessing or using this website, your material or the website content.

Limitation on our liability: Our liability to you in connection with this website (whether arising from negligence, breach of contract or otherwise) is only to take such actions as are reasonably required (in our sole discretion) in order to remove or delete data entered in error, or remove or delete data that is the subject of dispute, or correct data entered in error.

Any disclaimers or limitations of liability on this site shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by law in any jurisdiction in respect of relevant loss or damage in respect of this website or any such other website, but nothing in these Terms excludes or limits our liability for fraud or reckless disregard of professional obligations or for death or personal injury arising from our negligence or for any other matter in respect of which liability cannot be excluded or restricted by applicable laws or regulations.

Events beyond our control: We shall have no liability to you for any breach of these Terms caused by any event or circumstance beyond our reasonable control including, but not limited to, strikes, lock-outs or other industrial disputes; breakdown of systems or network access; or flood, fire, explosion or accident.

Exercise of rights: Our rights under these terms of use and other pages of the Terms: (a) may be exercised as often as necessary; (b) are cumulative and not exclusive of rights or remedies provided by law; and (c) may be waived only in writing and specifically.

Delay in the exercise or non-exercise of any such right is not a waiver of that right.

A failure by you or us to enforce a provision of the Terms or a breach of a provision by the other or default by the other in performing a provision does not constitute a waiver and does not prevent you or us from subsequently enforcing that provision or from acting on such breach or a subsequent breach of the provision by the other party or default by the other party in performing that provision.

Invalidity: If a provision of these terms of use or of another page of the Terms is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, that does not affect: (a) the legality, validity or enforceability in that jurisdiction of any other provision of these terms of use or of another page of the Terms; or (b) the legality, validity or enforceability in other jurisdictions of that or any other provision of these terms of use or of another pages of the Terms.

Relationship: These Terms do not create any partnership between you and Adria Legal Services, nor appoint either of you or us as the agent of the other for any purpose.

Rights of third parties: No one other than a party to these Terms has any right to enforce any of these Terms.

Governing Law: We will try to resolve any disputes with you quickly and efficiently. If you are unhappy with us please contact us as soon as possible. Any dispute or claim between you and Adria Legal Services arising out of or in connection with this website or its subject matter (whether allegedly contractual or non-contractual disputes and claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Users of this website do so on the basis that they thereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts for the purpose of any such dispute or claim.

Contact: If you have any concerns about material which appears on this website, please contact

Last Updated October 2019