FRENCH FAMILY LAW
Divorce, child custody and visitation rights, child kidnapping and unlawful retention, paternity, negotiating and drafting prenuptial and separation agreements. Litigation when necessary.
FRENCH INHERITANCES AND ESTATE ADMINISTRATION
Including the administration and winding up of French inheritances, negotiating, filing tax and other administrative declarations. Litigating when necessary.
FRENCH REAL ESTATE
Purchase and sale of secondary residences, chateaux and vineyards, negotiating, advising on tax issues and structuring the purchase. Litigating when necessary.
FRENCH EMPLOYMENT LAW
Including advising and negotiating for both employers and high-level employees on French labor law, particularly in regard to dismissals and resignations. Litigating when necessary.
GENERAL CIVIL LITIGATION
Building construction issues, breach and enforcement of contracts, enforcement of foreign judgments, protection of claims, landlord-tenant, rights of minority shareholders, and other matters.
AMERICAN IMMIGRATION AND CITIZENSHIP
Including principally non-immigrant visas for French nationals usually in a business context and U.S. citizenship.
NATIONALITIES OF OUR CLIENTS
United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit
Supreme Court of Virginia
European Court of Human Rights