French Real Estate Law

Low cost and client orientated legal services. Your first property related question by email or phone call/skype will be free of charge. We make French Law understandable.

Buying, selling or renting real estate in France can be tricky

Many issues can arise:

·         Rent review in France

·         Buying real estate in France: Preliminary agreements

·         Deposit after signing a preliminary agreement ?

·         What kind of contract should I sign

·         Eviction of a Tenant in France (unpaid rent)

·         Buying property in France that needs refurbishing

·         Can I terminate the lease ?


Lease back investments can be complicated

There are specific considerations for French lease back investments :

·         Termination of a Commercial Lease due to unpaid rents

·         Charges and Commercial Lease in France

·         Responsibilities for lease hold repairs.

·         Selling a Commercial Lease in France

·         The notice period under the French Law

·         What should I do if my tenant in France is not paying rent ?

·         Trap: serviced residence rents which are too high

·         Service premises in a co-ownership


We are here to help : English-speaking lawyers doing Business mainly in Paris and on the French Riviera but able to represent you all over the country

Members of the Paris Bar since 2003

Why choose us ?

We know what is feel like to be a “foreigner” and not understand a word of the situation

We pride ourselves in our customer service

We are a boutique law firm : your case will be taken care of by one the main partners, Adrienne Prot or Bruno Traesch.

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