Founded in the early 20th Century, Gasparinatos & Associates is one of the long established and distinguished law firms in Greece. Our firm’s steady goal has been throughout the years to provide high quality legal services, tailored to meet the individual needs of our Greek and international Clientele. Our people, together with our network of associate lawyers across the country, can effectively address any legal matter within the Greek territory. To us our Clients, whether a medium local business or a large multinational corporation are equally important. Each and every Client may expect no less than our full attention, resources and services. Regarding in particular our foreign clients with business interests in Greece, our goal is to provide comprehensive legal advice and services and to assist our clients understand the specificities of the Greek business and legal environment. Our attorneys and notaries advise clients on the selection of the optimal legal vehicle for their operations from a corporate and tax point of view fitting their particular requirements. We assist multinational and Greek clients form subsidiaries, branches or joint ventures in Greece, draft by-laws for all forms of Greek legal entities both in English and in Greek and provide detailed advice with respect to all relevant issues, such as the incorporation and operation of the legal entity, capital requirements, registration of corporate name, shareholders’ and directors’ rights, duties and liabilities, etc. We arrange for all legal and tax issues relevant to the incorporation and operation of any legal entity, such as obtaining tax numbers for the founders and for the directors, drafting the lease agreements for the premises of the new company, etc. Once a company is established, we render our services and advice on all corporate matters, such as drafting of the necessary corporate resolutions and BoD minutes, the appointment and removal of directors, share capital increases or decreases, amendments of Articles of Association, etc. Our people, attorneys and notaries, assisted by our paralegals and secretaries, combine a unique experience and expertise, which cover a wide array of practice areas and industries. Combined, our professional staff can interact in several languages, including English, German and French.