Buckles Solicitors | FrenchEntrée Partner | Law


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Buckles Solicitors LLP is a leading law firm providing international legal services.

Built on a solid foundation of 200 years of service in the East Midlands, the firm has thrived by adapting to changing client needs. We provide first class legal advice with our clients’ interests at the heart of everything we do and pride ourselves on being straight talkers, open and transparent. Our aim at all times is to provide clear and concise legal advice combined with the very best client experience.

The firm offers a formidable European service to private clients with an in-house team of French and Spanish speaking solicitors; some of the team are dual-qualified, whilst others are English qualified and multi-lingual with expertise in multiple jurisdictions. We can help with: Buying and selling a property in France; Transferring ownership of a French property; Administration of a French estate; Estate planning for property and assets in France; French wills; Disputes and litigation in France; Securing a charge over a French property as a security for a debt; Gifting French assets; Setting up French property holding companies; French marriage regimes and their impact on French property ownership; Notarial services. We also offer comprehensive Spanish services.

Our alliance with CastaldiPartners, a Franco-Italian law firm with whom we have worked for over 15 years, means we can offer comprehensive business legal services across multiple European jurisdictions. We have multi-lingual commercial solicitors based in Paris and Milan giving our European business clients access to legal experts who speak their language and operate in their region.

Please visit the international pages of our website for more information.

Articles by Buckles

French house with a sold sign

The Legal Process of Buying a Property in France

There it is. You have made your decision, the cash is ready in the bank (or your UK property is on the market), your viewing trip tickets have been booked and you are ready to find your French property. But