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I'm a foreigner living in Badajoz Spain. I signed a rental contract for 1 year. I need advice on how to get out of the contract early.

As I do not have any close friends or relatives in Spain that I can rely on, how do I find a rental lawyer?

  1. Are they any associations that can help with rental problems?
  2. Any official list of lawyers available in a city?

What I've tried?

  1. I googled for "espana badajoz abogados"
  2. I went to google maps and searched for abogados in Badajoz.

Maybe there is a better strategy than internet searches?

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  • What sources have you tried so far?
    – Traveller
    Commented Feb 21 at 12:13
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    Have you tried just asking whoever the other party is? If they have a chance to rent it out again (maybe even to a higher price than you paid), they might be indifferent or even happy to cut the contract short. Legal advice is always a good idea, but don't go nuclear unless you know for a fact that you need to.
    – nvoigt
    Commented Feb 24 at 7:20

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The closest thing to an official list would be the "lawyer list" (censo de letrados) on the Badajoz bar association page, albeit it looks rather limited. There's also a "citizen's assistance" (atención al ciudadano) phone listed on top of the page.

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