Divorce, child custody and visitation rights, child kidnapping and unlawful retention, paternity, negotiating and drafting prenuptial and separation agreements. Litigation when necessary.
INHERITANCES AND ESTATE ADMINISTRATION
Including the administration and winding up of French inheritances, negotiating, filing tax and other administrative declarations. Litigating when necessary.
Purchase and sale of secondary residences, chateaux and vineyards, negotiating, advising on tax issues and structuring the purchase. Litigating when necessary.
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.
NATIONALITY AND CITIZENSHIP
Including principally non-immigrant visas for French nationals usually in a business context and U.S. citizenship.
CRIMINAL LITIGATION FOR THE CIVIL PARTY
NATIONALITIES OF OUR CLIENTS
COURTS IN WHICH WE HAVE APPEARED AS COUNSEL
United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit
Supreme Court of Virginia
European Court of Human Rights