Welcome to the law firm PMGS Avocats & Abogado
From their offices in Madrid, Strasbourg and Karlsruhe (cooperation with Attorney Lothar Polanz), and with over twenty years of work experience as a corporate in-house advisor, French, Spanish and German attorneys, PMGS Avocats & Abogado offers legal advice and represents his clients, companies or individuals, in several jurisdictions.
Thanks to their legal education and their experience in France, Spain and Germany, as well as their ability to negotiate and draft in several languages, our law firm is well positioned to offer bespoke solutions to his clients in French-German-Spanish legal matters.
PMGS Avocats assists his clients in the setting-up of companies, as well as the negotiation and drafting of contracts, and represents them before the district and commercial courts in France, Spain and Germany in civil and commercial matters. One of our staff member, as a qualified translator, is able to translate contracts and other important documents related to the cases entrusted to him.
Learn more about the details of our activity and our fields of expertise in the following pages.
Please contact us, we would be pleased to assist you.
The law firm
PMGS Avocats, Rechtsanwalt & Abogado offers legal solutions to our clients in different core disciplines:
1. Legal advice, drafting of contracts, and setting-up of companies in a French-German -Spanish business context:
We analyse the implications of EU law or international law, as well as French, Spanish or German domestic law
We answer questions frequently asked by business operators
We help solve problems related to the products or services commercialised in a specific industrial or services provider’s branch
We assist clients in their investment projects in France, Spain, Germany (or other countries)
We manage the French, Spanish and German translation of the documents and deeds that we set
2. Representing clients’ interests
Before national courts especially in civil, commercial, and employment law matters
Before the European Court of Justice, and the European courts
Before the Directorates-general and the advisory services of the European Commission
3. The clients
Private sector employees
Business people, business entities, and companies
Business partners and shareholders of companies
Directors and managers of companies
Investors, financial services professionals, insurance companies
Consumers, especially of French, Spanish or German nationality, domiciled in France, Spain or Germany (Spain, French department or region, German “Land”)
Our expertise - Your advantage
The development of commerce of the law firm PMGS Avocats, Rechtsanwalt & Abogado rests on the following strengths:
Triple-qualification as “Rechtsanwalt”, "Abogado" and “avocat”.
As a “Rechtsanwalt”, our law firm is able to advice French and Spanish clients on German law and to protect their interests before courts of first instance and even Courts of appeal in Germany. As an “avocat” and "abogado", we are able to advise German clients on specificities of French and Spanish law and to represent their interests directly before any district or commercial court in France and Spain.
Former in-house legal advisor
Through our activity as an in-house legal advisors, our professionals have acquired experience of the management of large companies and in the role of in-house legal advisor. They have advised and assisted directors, as well as business, financial or technical managers on legal matters in order to secure the different operations of business development.
Business administration qualification
Lastly, one of our staff lawyers has acquired accounting, financial, management, marketing, and business strategy knowledge through a 2-year ongoing education programme, which allows him to understand the concerns and business and strategy decisions of his corporate clients.
Core fields of activity involve:
Conflict of laws
Commercial and corporate law, setting-up of companies, transfer of businesses
Cooperation and licencing agreements
Debt collecting, execution proceedings, and insolvency law
Recognition and enforcement of court decisions (French, Spanish and German)
Human Rights - European Court of Human Rights (ECHR, Strasbourg, France)