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Unique focus on trade and customs
Unique focus on trade and customs

We are passionate about customs and trade law. Greenlane is unique group of true customs specialists, evidenced by our track records before the European Commission andcustoms authorities, and our successes in courts. We are excellent in customs and trade everywhere we are.

Investigations and litigation
Investigations and litigation

We assist our clients in complex trade investigations and disputes before the national and EU courts in Luxembourg. Greenlane is made of seasoned litigators throughout Europe.  Wherever you may be facing challenges, we have lawyers close to the investigating authorities and ­experienced in the judicial review process.

Leveling the playing field
Leveling the playing field

Our dense network enables us to level the playing field with the EU customs authorities, the Commission and the EU’s anti-fraud office (OLAF). Our lawyers learn from each other, and from the investigations and practice in all the member states.  This is making us better, more cost-efficient lawyers.

What do we do for you?

We assists clients in navigating the complex web of customs and international trade laws that are regulated centrally by the EU, but are implemented by authorities of the 28 EU member states.

Rapid reaction: you will be supported by a team of specialists able to help you overcome the hurdles affecting your supply chain.

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from trade and customs specialists, in Brussels and the EU’s ports.






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EU steps up its game in becoming a climate-neutral continent: an increased contribution from the shipping industry is imminent

At a Glance… On 15 September 2020, the European Parliament adopted a proposal to impose a binding objective on maritime transport to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Under the European Parliament’s plan, shipping companies would have to lower their annual CO2 emissions by at least 40 per cent for all ships under their responsibility. In the same

Logistics service providers become liable for the safety of imported goods

Under the new European Import Control Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2019/1020), logistics service providers are given a new role, that of the fulfilment service provider. Once this new regulation enters into force in the course of 2021, every logistics service provider that meets the definition of the fulfilment service provider may become responsible for the safety

EU import quotas: important changes ahead

At a Glance… The new European Commission management framework and Brexit heavily affect the use of tariff rate quotas, especially for food and agricultural products, as well as steel. Companies benefiting from tariff rate quotas should watch developments closely and assess the impact of upcoming changes on their operations. Forewarned is forearmed: companies may need

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    Mexico - Chevez Ruiz Zamarripa
    • Vasco De Quiroga 2121, Santa Fe, Zedec Sta Fé, Álvaro Obregón, 01210 Ciudad De México, CDMX, Mexique

    • +52 (55) 5257 7000

    Belgium - Reed Smith
    • C/O Reed Smith, Rue Belliard 40, 1040 Brussels (Belgium)

    • +32 2 320 35 00

    Austria - DSC Doralt Seist Csoklich
    • Währinger Straße 2-4 1090 Vienna, Austria

    • 4313194520

    France - Stream
    • 4 Rue Édouard VII, 75009 Paris, France

    • +33 1 53 76 91 00

    Germany - Ahlers & Vogel
    • Contrescarpe 21, 28203 Bremen, Allemagne

    • +49 421 33340

    Italy - Armela & Associati
    • Via Torino, 15/6, 20123 Milano (Mi), Italy
      Piazza Raffaele de Ferrari, 4, 16121 Genova (GE), Italie

    • +39 010 859 5200

    Portugal - SPCA Advogados
    • Av. Mário Brito, n.º 4170, 3.º - sala 347 Apartado 5040 - Freixieiro 4456-901 Perafita

    • +351 229 999 735 6

    Poland - KW Kruk And Partners
    • 14 Bł. Ładysława z Gielniowa Street, 02-066 Warsaw, Poland

    • +48 22 246 46 46

    United Kingdom - Reed Smith
    • 20 Primrose St, London EC2A 2RS, United Kingdom.

    • +44 20 3116 3000

    Spain - Arola
    • C/ Juan de Mena, 10 Puerta 1º D 28014 Madrid

    • +34 917 462 797

    USA - Reed Smith
    • 1301 K Street, N.W., Suite 1000 - East Tower, Washington, D.C., 20005, USA

    • +1 202 414 9200

    Netherlands - Ploum
    • Boompjes 40, 3011 XB Rotterdam, Pays-Bas

    • +31 10 400 5100

    Brazil - Uno Trade Strategy Advisors
    • Av. Brigadeiro Faria Lima, 1571/15° andar, Brazil

    • +55 11 3588 4004

    Taiwan - Lee & Li
    • 8F, No. 555, Sec. 4, Zhongxiao E. Rd., Taipei 11072, Taiwan, R.O.C

    • +886-2-2763-8000

    China - JunHe
    • 20/F, China Resources Building, 8 Jianguomenbei Avenue, Beijing 100005, P. R. China

    • +86 133 1126 8987

    India - LakshmiKamaran
    • B-6/10, Safdarjung Enclave, New Delhi 110 029

    • +861085191300