European Legal Matters


Throughout our twenty years of legal practice, our office has forged strategic relationships with highly specialized local counsel in Italy, Romania, Spain, France and Germany.

If your legal matter implicates the laws of any of these European nations, either exclusively or in addition to United States law, we may well be able to help.

  • International Business Disputes
  • Hague Convention Applications Abroad
  • Maritime Law Issues
  • International Arbitration
  • Litigation in European Courts
  • Securing of Evidence Abroad for Use in United States Courts
  • International Child Abduction Litigation
  • International Divorce Issues

Italian Companies

Legal Services for Italian Companies in the United States

Italian corporations seeking to do business in the United States need professional legal advice to assure that their efforts are effective and productive.  An experienced business attorney with knowledge of the laws and language of Italy and the United States can be an essential part of your expansion plans.

Our law firm has helped Italian companies make a smooth transition to doing business in the US. Our attorneys understand the culture, law and language of both countries.   For those Italian companies facing the prospect of litigation in the federal or state courts of the United States, our firm offers an experienced team of attorneys which specialize in commercial litigation.

Legal services for Italian companies
PLG provides business and commercial legal services to help Italian companies in the United States, including:

  • Structure US subsidiaries of Italian Companies
  • Corporate and LLC filings
  • Partnership Formations
  • Transactional Law
  • Commercial Litigation and Collections

Commercial / Civil

Business, Civil, Commercial and Criminal Law Relating to Romania

Are you planning to do business in Romania?  Do you have a contract dispute or civil action pending or contemplated in Romania?  If you are based in the United States, are you or your clients planning to make a major real estate or other commercial investment in Romania?  Do you plan to recover real property in Romania which had been confiscated from you or your family by the former communist regime?   Are you party to a Hague Convention dispute concerning the removal or abduction of a child to or from Romania?  If the answer to any of these questions is yes, you can avoid delays and unforeseen obstacles by retaining an experienced law firm whose attorneys are well versed in the language, culture, laws and the Courts of Law of Romania.

PLG offers legal consultancy and representation in issues of commercial, civil and business law in any matter relating to Romania.  We regularly represent American and European companies before the courts of Romania.  We also represent Romanian Companies and individuals in Romania, the United States and Italy.

Specific Business, Civil and Commercial Law Services Relating to Romania or Romanian Law
PLG offers a full array of legal services relating to Romania, such as:

  • Consultancy in Real  Estate Investment in Romania
  • Consultancy in Commercial Investment in Romania
  • Recovery of Real Property in Romania (pursuant to “Legea 18\1991; egea1\2000; Legea 10\2001; Legea247\2005)
  • Matters of Romanian Business Law
  • Investment Litigation in Romania
  • Commercial Litigation in Romania
  • Business Consultancy in Romania
  • Arbitration in Romania
  • Arbitration in Italy
  •  Arbitration in Bucharest
  • Formation of business in Romania
  • Consultancy in  Matters of  Due Diligence in Romania
  • Return of Abducted Children From or to Romania
  • Hague Convention Cases in Romania
  • Maritime Law in Romania
  • Intellectual Property Law in Romania
  • Trade Mark Law and Trade Mark Registration in Romania
  • Labor and Employment law in Romania
  • Judgment Enforcement Actions in Romania
  • Criminal Defense in Romania
  • Divorce and Matrimonial Law in Romania