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FDI SPAIN 3

FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT SPAIN

Local connections is what counts.

FOCUSED ON THE KEY LEGAL SERVICES TO HELP FOREIGN-BASED BUSINESSES SUCCEED IN THE SPANISH MARKET.

Are you an American company considering expanding to Spain? Harris Bricken has the expertise you need to safely broaden your business to Spain. Our Foreign Direct Investment Practice Group includes lawyers fluent in English, Spanish, Catalán, German, and French. From food distributors to tech companies to emerging industries or non-profits or manufacturers, countless American companies have trusted Harris Bricken with the we are able to assist a wide variety of international companies seeking help in Spain for their demanding and unique legal needs.

Our Foreign Direct Investment services include:

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Mergers, acquisitions and dispositions of assets
    • Business formation, including alternative business structures
    • Acquisitions and dispositions of corporate, limited liability entities, partnership interests and joint venture interests
    • Tender offers
    • Recapitalizations and other similar transactions.
    • Counsel for clients on structuring transactions and legal terms
    • Assistance in negotiating transactions
    • Prepare documents to effect the transaction and handle closings.
    • Issuance of stock or other equity to founders and shareholders
    • Buy-sell, voting, or other agreements among owners
  • Venture Capital & Emerging Markets
    • Incorporation, business plan preparation, seed and angel investor financing
    • Venture capital investment
    • Intellectual property evaluation
    • Registration and protection
    • Employment matters
    • Strategic partnerships and business combinations
  • Employment & Labor Issues
    • Spanish employment policy and compliance
    • Executive and employee work visas
  • Real Estate
    • Financing, acquisition and leasing
    • Zoning, construction and disposition
    • Environmental permitting
    • Redevelopment
    • Property management
    • Property tax appeals
  • Litigation
    • Handling complex cross-border litigation, from pleadings to trial
    • Legal counsel on complex issues, for client in Spain and abroad
  • Intellectual Property
    • IP litigation
    • Pre-litigation dispute resolution and risk analysis relating to IP issues
    • Trade secret protection and technology development
    • Trademark infringement/non-infringement opinion letters
    • Trademark evaluation and registration
    • IP licensing and assignment
    • Cease and desist letters
  • International Trade and Customs Issues
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Immigration (as a part of the commercial transaction)
  • Tax
  • Business & Commercial Services
  • Corporate Structuring & Operations
  • Land Use & Environmental