Commercial law

The GGV team represents your interests, professionally and efficiently, across the broad spectrum of national and international commercial law. We are the experts at your side – both as day-to-day advisers in the legal arrangement and support of your business activity and as your representatives in legal disputes.

Our expertise

  • Contract law
  • Distribution law
  • Competition law
  • Industrial property protection
  • Construction law
  • Banking law
  • Insurance law
  • Customs law
  • Foreign trade law
  • Compliance
  • Insolvency law
  • Arbitration
  • Litigation
  • Expert proceedings

Our approach

  • Coordination of objectives and strategies with the client; transparent fee policy due to detailed record of work steps
  • Responsiveness, flexible availability
  • Taking account of linguistic and cultural differences between Germany and France
  • Permanent legal monitoring of amendments in legislation and jurisprudence

Our clients are primarily engaged in the following industries

  • Mechanical engineering
  • Modular steel and prefabricated timber construction
  • Precision engineering
  • Automotives
  • Shipping
  • Chemicals, construction chemicals
  • Textiles, fashion
  • Sports
  • Food-service supply
  • TV production and rights trading

Typical parts of our commercial law practice

  • Drafting of cooperation agreements
  • Establishment of distribution structures
  • Preparation of general terms and conditions
  • eCommerce
  • Negotiation and preparation of leases
  • Protection of intellectual property rights
  • Advice upon participation in public tenders (construction law)
  • Settlement of disputes through negotiations and settlements
  • National and international arbitration
  • Representation before ordinary courts