France

Cyprus

Drakopoulos Law Firm is an international full service law firm providing advice across 11 countries out of three main offices, in Athens, Tirana and Bucharest. The firm is involved in all aspects of business life, including Corporate, M&As, Commercial, EU and Competition, International Trade and Customs, Public Procurement and PPPs, Industrial and Intellectual Property, Labour, Tax and Dispute Resolution.

We maintain an active, efficient and pro-business approach when advising our domestic and international clients, including multinational and listed companies, brokerage houses, investment funds, commercial banks and institutional investors.

Romania

Drakopoulos Law Firm is an international full service law firm providing advice across 11 countries out of three main offices, in Athens, Tirana and Bucharest. The firm is involved in all aspects of business life, including Corporate, M&As, Commercial, EU and Competition, International Trade and Customs, Public Procurement and PPPs, Industrial and Intellectual Property, Labour, Tax and Dispute Resolution.

We maintain an active, efficient and pro-business approach when advising our domestic and international clients, including multinational and listed companies, brokerage houses, investment funds, commercial banks and institutional investors.

China

JunHe, founded in Beijing in 1989, is one of the first private partnership law firms in China. Since its establishment, JunHe has grown to be one of the largest and most recognized Chinese law firms. The firm has twelve offices around the world and a team comprised of more than 730 professionals, including over 220 partners and legal counsel, as well as over 510 associates and legal translators.
Our solid foundation is laid upon delivering premier legal services.

JunHe is committed to providing top-tier legal services in commercial transactions and litigation. Our firm is well known for being a pioneer, an innovator and a leader in the reestablishment and development of the modern legal profession in China.

Please visit our website: http://www.junhe.com

Taiwan

The history of Lee and Li can be traced back to the 1940s. James Lee, one of the two founders, began his practice with two U.S. attorneys during that period in Shanghai. The other founding partner, Dr. C. N. Li, also practiced in Shanghai at that time. Both of them specialized in transnational legal matters.

India

LakshmiKumaran is a full service law firm practising in areas of Tax, International Trade, Intellectual Property Rights and Corporate laws. The firm is acclaimed for its legal acumen and skill of its highly knowledgeable team of experts, attorneys and consultants. A well-knit team of professionals from across different practices work in tandem to ensure that every client is provided the best and most comprehensive service.

Sweden

WERKS Advokater is a Swedish law firm specialized in business law. The firm is based on three core values, commitment, excellence and innovation. WERKS represents domestic and international clients who demand first class legal services and value our partner attention. WERKS practice areas include customs law; international trade; mergers & acquisitions, maritime & offshore; tax; dispute resolution including international arbitration; public procurement; real estate and construction law.

Our customs and international trade team assist our clients in all aspects of customs- and international trade matters such as: customs investigations, internal revisions, customs optimization of supply chains and litigations before Swedish courts and the EU institutions.

UK

Steptoe & Johnson LLP is an international law firm widely recognized for vigorous advocacy in complex litigation and arbitration, successful representation of clients before governmental agencies, and creative and practical advice in guiding business transactions.  The firm has more than 500 lawyers and other professionals in offices in Beijing, Brussels, Chicago, London, Los Angeles, New York, Palo Alto, Phoenix and Washington.

Albania

Drakopoulos Law Firm is an international full service law firm providing advice across 11 countries out of three main offices, in Athens, Tirana and Bucharest. The firm is involved in all aspects of business life, including Corporate, M&As, Commercial, EU and Competition, International Trade and Customs, Public Procurement and PPPs, Industrial and Intellectual Property, Labour, Tax and Dispute Resolution.

We maintain an active, efficient and pro-business approach when advising our domestic and international clients, including multinational and listed companies, brokerage houses, investment funds, commercial banks and institutional investors.

USA

Steptoe & Johnson LLP is an international law firm widely recognized for vigorous advocacy in complex litigation and arbitration, successful representation of clients before governmental agencies, and creative and practical advice in guiding business transactions.  The firm has more than 500 lawyers and other professionals in offices in Beijing, Brussels, Chicago, London, Los Angeles, New York, Palo Alto, Phoenix and Washington.

Israel

Goldfarb Seligman & Co., one of Israel’s largest law firms, is among the elite group of firms that deliver top-tier legal services at international standards. The firm employs over 220 attorneys, including over 80 partners, who provide clients with a wide spectrum of sophisticated legal services tailored to their specific needs, together with the global connections that a large international law firm can offer. The firm serves domestic and foreign clients from all business sectors, and has a general full-service business practice with special emphasis on international transactions, securities, M&A, hi-tech and VC, financing, litigation, real estate, taxation, and related activities.

The firm combines expertise in the Israeli legal system and business context with extensive international background in numerous practice areas. It is one of Israel’s leading and experienced law firms in the provision of complex legal services in the fields of import, export, customs law, and international trade law, as well as maritime law, aviation law, and international forwarding. Extensive knowledge and many years of experience place the firm at the forefront of these fields in Israel.

The firm maintains ongoing work relations with various customs entities, in the custom houses and in the customs’ management, enabling it to achieve effective, creative, and swift solutions for the firm’s clients.

Brazil

UNO is a multidisciplinary consulting firm specialized in advising its clients on international trade barriers and developing solutions to increase access to export markets. With offices in Sao Paulo, Brazil and Washington DC, UNO’s practice areas include trade remedies, trade facilitation and compliance, market access and trade policy.

UNO’s team consists of highly skilled lawyers, economists, accountants, business and international relations professionals. This distinctive blend of professionals uniquely position UNO to analyze complex issues creatively and accurately, and assist governments, business associations and companies develop and implement tools for maximizing the results of their international trade operations.

With regards specifically to trade remedies investigations initiated by the Brazilian or US governments, UNO team members have handled or been involved in almost all recent cases, having experience in more than 150 proceedings involving Argentinian, Brazilian, Chinese, EU, Korean, Indian, Indonesian, Israeli, Mexican, Russian, Taiwanese, Thai, US and Vietnamese companies in investigations initiated by various jurisdictions: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, India, Mexico, Turkey and US. To access our full experience please visit our website: www.unotrade.com.

Netherlands

The Netherlands is ‘the gateway to Europe’ and based in Rotterdam, a port of world stature, the full service law firm Kneppelhout & Korthals self-evidently has a strong focus on international trade and logistics. Kneppelhout & Korthals’ international trade and customs team provides legal services to clients in respect of all (administrative, civil and criminal law) aspects of customs cases. The team focuses on both litigation and counseling and has extensive experience in regular ‘fiscal’ customs cases as in antidumping and export control and sanction legislation cases.

Spain

AROLA is the leading Spanish Company in advisory and consultancy in all matters related to Customs and Trade Law. Its Legal team, formed by 9 specialized lawyers, constitutes the biggest and more experienced Law Firm in Spain in the field of Customs and Excise Duties.

AROLA Legal & Tax Department is always contributing with the needed legal support in all operations monitored by AROLA, and represents the interests of our customers before the Customs and Tax Authorities and before the national courts in all its judicial bodies.

Portugal

SPCA Advogados is a Portuguese law firm with offices in Porto and Lisbon dealing with several jurisdictions, notably the Portuguese-speaking countries. SPCA Advogados’ practice is highly focused on international trade regulation and customs law, advising clients as well as representing them within proceedings before judicial and administrative authorities.

Website : http://www.spca-advogados.com/

Italy

Armella & Associates

Founded in 2008 by lawyer Sara Armella is composed of a team of highly qualified lawyers specialized in international and Italian taxation law, international trade, customs law, VAT and excise duties.

The law firm, based in Milan and Genoa provides clients with expert legal advice and representation in court in all the degrees of judgment until the Italian Supreme Court and also out of court with a specialized advice, among the others, in international tax and customs matters.

Website : www.studioarmella.com

Greece

Drakopoulos Law Firm is an international full service law firm providing advice across 11 countries out of three main offices, in Athens, Tirana and Bucharest. The firm is involved in all aspects of business life, including Corporate, M&As, Commercial, EU and Competition, International Trade and Customs, Public Procurement and PPPs, Industrial and Intellectual Property, Labour, Tax and Dispute Resolution.

We maintain an active, efficient and pro-business approach when advising our domestic and international clients, including multinational and listed companies, brokerage houses, investment funds, commercial banks and institutional investors.

Germany

As a full-service law firm, Ahlers & Vogel provides advice in all core areas of Commercial Law. While their activities centre on Company, Building, Labour as well as Shipping and Transport Law, they have a special focus on International Trade Law.

Ahlers & Vogel see themselves as a law firm offering first class legal advice combined with individual care. Handling of clients’ mandates by individual lawyers and, in cases of interdisciplinary projects, co-operation as a team are all part of their day-to-day activities.

France

Based in Paris and Le Havre, is an international commercial law firm incorporated in the global network of Ince & Co. Our deep expertise is internationally renowned in Shipping, Insurance & Reinsurance, energy, aviation, international trade as well as customs and excise law. Ince & Co provide advices to clients on both French & English law and have a wide experience in resolving disputes.

Our customs and excise department , created in 2007, deals with all customs and excise matters (advices on customs and excise issues and assisting clients during customs investigations), carries out surveys and audits for clients wishing to become Authorised Economic Operators, lectures and deals with questions relating to the enforcement of French and EU customs regulations

Denmark

LETT of today was created in 2005. Since that time, we have grown and now rank among the leading law firms in Denmark with offices in Copenhagen and Aarhus.

​In cooperating with our clients, we aim at creating the best solutions. For us, it is important to solve each assignment in the best possible way. But it is just as important that our client relation develops into a long-term relation that is based on trust. As a result, we do not think only in legal terms when we provide advice. We also include business, economic and ethical aspects that may have an impact on a client’s situation.

​LETT is a results-driven law firm wishing satisfied clients and long-term cooperative relations. Our goal is to create results through investment in cooperation as well as close relations

EU - Belgium

Steptoe & Johnson LLP is an international law firm widely recognized for vigorous advocacy in complex litigation and arbitration, successful representation of clients before governmental agencies, and creative and practical advice in guiding business transactions.  The firm has more than 500 lawyers and other professionals in offices in Beijing, Brussels, Chicago, London, Los Angeles, New York, Palo Alto, Phoenix and Washington.

Contact details :
Steptoe & Johnson LLP
Avenue Louise 489, 1050 Brussels – Belgium

Phone : +32 2 626 05 00
Fax: +32 2 626 05 10
E-mail : greenlane@steptoe.com