International and cross-border services

Full-range legal services for international companies, organisations, and institutions.

DELCADE’s lawyers provide litigation and legal advice to businesses and clients worldwide. Our experienced team helps companies resolve complex cross-border disputes, provides international legal advice, and acts as an external counsel on a broad range of areas of business law.

Whether you require support with a litigation, drafting contracts, addressing employment issues, resolving tax disputes, tackling regulatory issues, grasping the French legal and fiscal system, or delivering a corporate restructuring project, our lawyers are here to guide and assist you.

Legal advice for international businesses

Our lawyers are available to support you throughout each stage of the business lifecycle, from the creation of your company through to your international expansion.

Our lawyers regularly provide advice on:

  • Negotiating foreign contracts (multilingual assistance)
  • Opening an international subsidiary or branch (due diligence of legal risks)
  • Foreign dispute resolution
  • Acquisition or sale of foreign assets
  • Equity subscriptions overseas
  • Joint-ventures
  • International seizures or tax issues
  • Mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
  • Foreign direct Investment (FDI) in France
  • International restructuring
  • Commercial and international transport contracts
  • Employment issues
  • Corporate law
  • Real estate investments in France (vineyards, hotels, buildings…)
  • International law and cross-border business issues
  • Distribution and sales channels in France (distribution networks and franchise development)
  • Tax optimisation and regulations
  • Commercial property

Register your business in France

DELCADE offers the full range of legal expertise to companies setting up in France. From providing advice on purchasing a corporate vehicle for your business to assistance with Companies House filing procedures, DELCADE accompanies clients every step of the way.

Strategic legal support for Master Franchise expansion into France

If you are a master franchisor looking to establish a franchise in France, we offer specialized advice to navigate the French legal landscape successfully. Explore our Master Franchise expertise and how we can support your franchising project in France.

Why choose DELCADE?

International business law is our DNA

DELCADE is a full-service international business law firm. Our legal team is composed of multilingual, cross-cultural, and multijurisdictional qualified lawyers with an extensive track record in international business law.

DELCADE provides bespoke legal services thanks to its international business law team made up of experienced and recognized practitioners.

A one-stop shop for all your international business needs

DELCADE offers the possibility to rely on your own legal team, comprising corporate, tax, employment, commercial, and compliance lawyers for all your international business needs. This committed team will be there to advise you on all legal aspects relating to the expansion of your business in France and abroad.

DELCADE also benefits from a wide network of professionals able to support you with your other business needs, from accounting to commercial property.

Work with trusted professionals

Our firm also has strong ties with international trade and investment French government bodies and organisations, as well as with French business registration entities.

We benefit from an extensive network of high-calibre European and international lawyers. We also maintain close relationships with interpreters and translators across Europe, the US and Asia to meet our clients’ needs with regards to cross-border transactions.

DELCADE will accompany you every step of the way

At DELCADE, our client’s interests come first. We believe in developing long-term relationships with our clients.

Whether you face a dispute with a French partner, or you are looking for an international law firm to support your business ventures overseas, our lawyers are here to support you every step of the way.

If you are looking for an international law firm to support your business,

One-stop shop to set up your business in France from China

DELCACDE specialize in providing comprehensive support to foreign businesses aiming to expand their operations into France. With our deep expertise in the French market, we offer a tailored approach to help you navigate the complexities of setting up and thriving in the French business landscape. Whether you’re a small startup or a multinational corporation, our team is here to assist you at every step of the way. For our Chinese-speaking clients, we also offer a Chinese version of our website, where you can find more detailed information about our services and resources. Click here to explore our Chinese website.