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


Higher Education

Law Degree from the University of Barcelona (UB). PhD in Law from the same university, for his thesis on the Co-Princes in the institutional development of Andorra, 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 grade of excellent cum laude and recommended immediate publication.


Professional experience and institutional positions

In 1992, during the process of drawing up the Andorran Constitution, he was appointed Secretary at the Síndics’ Office (Presidency of the Andorran Parliament), where he coordinated their work and participated in drafting 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, he has coordinated several courses on the new Andorran Succession Law, at the University of Andorra. Previously, he gave regular lectures there, on public and private law.


Books and publications
  • El coprincipat d’Andorra. Evolució històrica i desenvolupament institucional. Editorial Tirant lo Blanch, 2023. (Author)
  • Estudis de dret català. Llibre homenatge a Antoni Mirambell i Abancó. Atelier, 2022. (Co- author)
  • La persona jurídica en el dret andorrà. Fonaments de dret privat andorrà Vol. 2. Andorra: Fundació Julià Reig, 2020. (Co-author)
  • Tratado del Derecho de sucesiones vigente en España y Andorra. Thomson Reuters Aranzadi, 2020. Coordinator of Block VIII: “Derecho del Principado de Andorra”. (Co- author)
  • Dret de successions. Fonaments de dret privat andorrà Vol. 1. Andorra: Fundació Julià Reig, 2018. (Co-author)
  • “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 15 years, he has been promoting the codification of Andorran private law in various fields.


Other 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 Set Claus legal collection, affiliated with Premsa
    Andorrana S.A. and Edicions del Diari d’Andorra since 1995.
  • Several journalism collaborations with the Diari d’Andorra and La Vanguardia.

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The Notary’s staff are trained to assist you in a courteous, professional manner and in several languages, and consist of:


Fco. Javier Escribano Poveda
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Marta Moya Armengou
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Pilar Bello Bermejo
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Françoise Lesne
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Prevention of money laundering

Pol Fortuny Filló
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Sònia Torrelles Martí
Direct phone: +376801 291

Administration + HR

Jennifer Abian
Direct phone: +376801 126

Margarida Faus Marín
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Phone: +376 801 000


    The notary’s office is located in an office and building that are accessible to people with reduced mobility. Furthermore, it is located in an area of Andorra la Vella with several adjacent public car parks.

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

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