The figure of the notary is deeply rooted in Principality of Andorra’s legal history, dating back to the year 1288.


The Notary

Isidre Bartumeu Martínez

Born in Andorra la Vella, Principality of Andorra, on 31 December, 1963


Academic training

Degree in Law from the University of Barcelona (UB). At the same university he received his doctorate in law with his work entitled:”Els Coprínceps en el desenvolupament institucional del Principat d’Andorra. Des del senyoriu feudal fins a l’estat sobirà, de dret, democràtic i social”. The examining board unanimously awarded him the qualification of excellent cum laude with recommendation for immediate publication.


Professional experience and institutional positions

In 1992, during the Andorran constituent process, appointed Secretary of the Syndicate (Presidency of the Andorran Parliament), coordinating the tasks of the Presidency of the Andorran Parliament, participating in the drafting of the text of the Constitution of the Principality of Andorra.

  • Between 1994 and 1998 Secretary General of the Constitutional Court of Andorra.
  • Since 1998 Notary Public in the Principality of Andorra.


Teaching experience

Since 2015, coordination of several courses in relation to the new Andorran law of succession at the University of Andorra, having regularly taught, as a collaborating professor, classes in public and private law at the aforementioned University.


Books and publications
  • “Estudis de dret català. Llibre homenatge a Antoni Mirambell i Abancó” Atelier. (2022)
  • “La persona jurídica en el dret andorrà” Fonaments de dret privat andorrà. Fundació Julià Reig. (2020)
  • “Tratado del Derecho de sucesiones vigente en España y Andorra” Thomson Reuters Aranzadi . (2020). Coordinator of Block VIII: Law of the Principality of Andorra.
  • “Dret de successions”. Fonaments de dret privat andorrà. Fundació Julià Reig. (2018)
  • “La nova regulació de la successió per causa de mort al Principat d’Andorra; Llei 46/2014, del 18 de desembre, de la successió per causa de mort”. Barcelona (Spain) (2016). Revista Jurídica de Catalunya, Editorial Aranzadi. (Author).
  • “Introducció al sistema constitucional del Principat d’Andorra” Fundació Julià Reig. Andorra (2010). (Author).
  • “Empresa familiar i successió en l’ordenament jurídic d’Andorra”. Empresa Familiar Andorra. Andorra (2008). (Author).
  • “Perspectives del dret successori a Europa”. Editorial Marcial Pons. Madrid (Spain) (2007). (Co-author).
  • “François Luchaire, un républicain au service de la République ”. Publications de la Sorbonne. Paris (France) (2005). (Co-author).
  • “Legislació i jurisprudència constitucional del Principat d’Andorra”. Fundació Julià Reig. Andorra (2003). (Author).
  • “L’economia andorrana en el canvi de segle”. Fundació Julià Reig. Andorra (2001). (Co-author).


Participation in the drafting of bills and laws

Participation in the drafting of several laws in the Principality of Andorra. Namely:

  • Llei 30/2022, del 21 de juliol, qualificada de la persona i de la família.
  • Llei 46/2014, del 18 de desembre, de la successió per causa de mort.
  • Llei 34/2014, del 27 de novembre, qualificada de les unions civils i de modificació de la llei qualificada del matrimoni, de 30 de juny de 1995.
  • Llei 36/2008, de modificació de la Llei d’inversions estrangeres al Principat d’Andorra.
  • Llei de fundacions.
  • Llei qualificada d’associacions.
  • Llei qualificada de modificació de la Llei qualificada del Tribunal Constitucional.
  • Llei qualificada reguladora de l’activitat de l’Estat en matèria de Tractats.
  • Llei qualificada del matrimoni.
  • Llei qualificada de delimitació de competències dels Comuns.
  • Reglament del Consell General.
  • Llei qualificada del Tribunal Constitucional.
  • Llei qualificada del règim electoral i del referèndum

For more than 10 years, he has been promoting the codification of Andorran private law in various fields.


Additional information

Since March 2013, corresponding member of the Institut d’Estudis Catalans, within the Philosophy and Social Sciences section.

  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Legal Collection “Set Claus”, since 1995 attached to Premsa Andorrana S.A. and Edicions del Diari d’Andorra.
  • Several journalistic collaborations in the Diari d’Andorra and La Vanguardia.

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The Notary

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In our Notary’s office you will be met with extensive experience and a comprehensive, professional and personalised service, where you can be confident you will receive objective and impartial advice.


The Notary’s staff are experienced in assisting people with consideration and expertise in several languages, and are composed of:


Fco. Javier Escribano Poveda

Marta Moya Armengou

Manel García Caballero

Pilar Bello Bermejo

Joan Quimesó Grau


Josep Maria Vergés Puig


Françoise Lesne

Carlos Cuenca González


Administration + HR

Jennifer Abian

Margarida Faus Marín


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Phone: +376 801 000


    The Notary is located in an office and building adapted for access of people with reduced mobility. In addition, it is located in an area of Andorra la Vella where there are several public car parks very close by.

    NB-markerPrat de la Creu street 36, 2nd floor
    AD500 Andorra la Vella-Principat d’Andorra

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