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Our French Desk consists of experienced lawyers with many years of experience in matters relating to France. The members of our team studied or worked in France in the past and are familiar with the specifics of the French legal system and the French business culture.

Our French Desk combines our know-how for your business activities in France or, if you are a French company, in the German market. In the event that you plan to expand into the Asian market, our colleagues from our French Desk in Singapore will be happy to advise you. Whether in Europe or in Asia: we provide you with individual, target-oriented expert advice if you intend to enter the market of the respective other country or region, or if you already operate there and need legal expertise. We always place our advisory services within the economic, political and cultural overall context. In addition, we also take into account the specifics of your company and of the sector in which you operate.

You can rely on our professional expertise, our many years of experience and an excellent network with which we regularly exchange professional information. We can advise you when you are looking for a suitable law firm in France and subsequently assist you jointly with that law firm with your local projects and business activities.

In the same manner, we advise French companies in the German market: in addition to providing project management services and assisting you with your market entry, we are also a competent partner in all other phases of your business cycle. Working with you and our French partner law firms, we find the best possible solution for your specific project.

 

Our Range of Advisory Services

Inbound
  • Assisting French companies that wish to enter the German market
  • Advising on the purchase of German-based companies and on the acquisition of shares and interests in German-based companies
  • Assisting with the formation of subsidiaries and branches
  • Supporting clients during contract talks, the initiation of contracts and contract negotiations and advising them on the conclusion and implementation of contracts
  • Providing corporate law advice regarding all legal forms, including advising on liability issues and corporate compliance
  • Advising on all aspects of project financing
  • Setting up and reviewing distribution systems, import, export, sales agency and distribution contracts, and general terms and conditions
  • Advising on all employment and social security law issues
  • Assisting with the implementation of real estate transactions, drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial leases
  • Providing advice on all matters relating to national and international tax law
  • Advising on all matters relating to IP and copyright law
  • Assisting with settlement negotiations and representing clients in court, arbitration and investment protection proceedings, including alternative dispute resolution, as well as providing prevention advice and risk management services
  • Assisting with restructurings and advising on insolvency law issues
Outbound
  • Advising our clients on their market entry in France
  • Advising on the selection of a reliable law firm in France
  • Assisting German clients with their business activities
  • Advising on cross-border transactions and joint ventures
  • Providing coordination and project management services jointly with the local law firm

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Key Contact

Andrea Metz, LL.M. (London)

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Bangkok

INC Corporate Services (Thailand) Co., Ltd. A Partner Firm of Luther.

43 Thai CC Tower, 18th Floor, Unit #183 South Sathorn Road, Yannawa, Sathorn10120 BangkokThailand

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Berlin

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Friedrichstraße 14010117 BerlinGermany

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Brussels

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Avenue Louise 3261050 BrusselsBelgium

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Cologne

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Anna-Schneider-Steig 2250678 CologneGermany

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Delhi-Gurugram

Luther Corporate Services Pvt. Ltd.

12th Floor, Unit No. 25, Building No. 9, Tower B, DLF Cyber City Phase III, Gurugram122 002 , Haryana, Delhi-GurugramIndia

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Dusseldorf

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Graf-Adolf-Platz 1540213 DusseldorfGermany

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Essen

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Gildehofstraße 145127 EssenGermany

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Frankfurt a.M.

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

An der Welle 1060322 Frankfurt a.M.Germany

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Hamburg

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Gänsemarkt 4520354 HamburgGermany

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Hanover

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Berliner Allee 2630175 HanoverGermany

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Jakarta

Maqdir Imsail & Partners in collaboration with Luther LLP

Jl. Latuharhary No. 6A, MentengJakarta Pusat 10310, Indonesia JakartaIndonesia

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Kuala Lumpur

Luther Corporate Services Sdn Bhd

Unit 17-2, Level 17, Wisma UOA II, No. 21, Jalan Pinang50450 Kuala LumpurMalaysia

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Leipzig

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Grimmaische Straße 2504109 LeipzigGermany

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London

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Dominican House, 4 Priory Court, Pilgrim StreetEC4V 6DE LondonUnited Kingdom

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Luxembourg

Luther S.A., inscrite au Barreau de Luxembourg

Aerogolf Center, 1B, Heienhaff1736 Senningerberg LuxembourgLuxembourg

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Munich

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Karlstraße 10-1280333 MunichGermany

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Shanghai

Luther Law Offices

10F Jin Mao Tower, 88 Century Avenue, Shanghai Pudong New Area200121 ShanghaiChina

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Singapore

Luther LLP

4 Battery Road #25-01 Bank of China Building049908 SingaporeSingapore

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Stuttgart

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Augustenstraße 770178 StuttgartGermany

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Yangon

Luther Law Firm Ltd.

11111 YangonMyanmar

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