Timeshare resale through Cowley & Cranbrook Solicitors and Lemmingtons Property Services


A new cold caller has been spotted by the name of Cowley & Cranbrook Solicitors.

This company claims to be acting on behalf of Lemmingtons Property Services who has instructed them to handle the legal part of the completion of a timeshare resale.

Needless to say the Timeshare owner who is cold called has never heard from Lemmingtons Property Services, but as their ownership is up for sale the offer might be ok.

Cowley & Cranbrook solicitors are supposedly based in Mallorca.

The address on their letterhead is as follows:

Carrer Virgin Bonanova 65, 07014 Palma de Mallorca, España

Telephone 0845 867 8812 and Fax 0871 520 4834

Email cowleyandcranbrooksolicitors@lawyer.com

On the paperwork there is no mention of the address or contact details for Lemmingtons property Services.

What Cowley & Cranbrook Solicitors wants from the Timeshare owner is a 10% legal fee charged over the sales price. They even make it sound like if this is normal procedure and the Timeshare owner “should know”.

This fee should be paid by Bank Transfer to an account under the name Of CAC Solicitors in a bank in Barcelona.

Maybe it would be a good idea to point out to these dubious solicitors that the request for an upfront payment is against the law, so illegal. Strange a solicitor would not know.

But then of course researching the Spanish Companies House we don’t find a registration of any company in Mallorca or Spain under the name of Cowley & Cranbrook solicitors or Lemmingtons Property Services.

If you have been contacted by Cowley & Cranbrook Solicitors with phone 08458678812 in Mallorca or the mysterious Lemmingtons Property Services, please do let us know.

You can email us at customercare@mindtimeshare.com or place a comment on this blog

About mindtimeshare

Mindtimeshare SLU is registered Company reg number: B35957182 Mindtimeshare provides assistance to timeshare owners who have been defrauded by holiday clubs and bogus resale companies. The Mindtimeshare project was launched in February 2011. After dealing with timeshare members over several years who had been defrauded by numerous bogus companies and for large amounts of money, I considered launching an Organisation to help timeshare owners that have been targeted by bogus companies. On this blog you can find information about the different active scam companies and their “modus operandi” and also place comments, ask questions and see comments from other consumers who have the same doubts or have been through the same experience. Mindtimeshare has resulted in a huge success and has received the back up from not only timeshare consumers but also from the professionals in the timeshare Industry. Mindtimeshare helps timeshare owners who have been scammed by bogus Discount Holiday Clubs; bogus cash back companies; fraudulent timeshare resale companies; bogus class action companies and false lawyers and notaries. We offer professional answers and advice to Timeshare users. If you want to send an email instead of posting a comment on the blog please do so by emailing: customercare@mindtimeshare.com
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One Response to Timeshare resale through Cowley & Cranbrook Solicitors and Lemmingtons Property Services

  1. Nigel says:

    Another scammer on the horison I think, has phoned me three times saying they have a buyer for my Club Class Membership. Whilst they can happily take it , they apparently have a buyer willing to pay me £7200.00 for it!

    Then , of course, they need £1290.00 to be paid by credit or debit card to confirm my interest in going through with the deal, as an insurance for them that I am genuine!

    They would then send me the £7200.00 with the paperwork, and arrange for a courier to collect my Club Class details. When all this had gone through ,apparently I could claim my money back from my credit card that I had paid them!

    The name was MH Holders from Spain.The two names were Elly Davies and Maria Gorman ( if they were genuine)

    The funny thing was that when I said I wanted to see the paperwork first to confirm what they had told me, the phone went down!


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