French property law

Being dual-qualified solicitors in France and the UK, we are able to advise our clients regarding all French property law matters, in plain English! Our services include reviewing French purchase agreements or 'compromis de vente'' - flagging-up any issues e.g. title, planning, mortgages etc. -  legal assistance and representation throughout conveyancing in France, dealing with the French Notaire, help with capital gains tax issues.

We also carry out extensive searches with the French land registry, to retrieve property records, find out whether a property is mortgaged or charged etc .


French Wills and testaments

Cordiez Advocates and solicitors are experts in French inheritance law matters.

We will draft and register your French Wills whilst providing you with a translation into English.


Estate planning, French succession law advice

As specialist, bilingual French lawyers, we will advise you on French Wills and estate planning. French law advice on succession law in France and how it impacts on spouses' rights e.g. how to ensure the surviving spouse is protected in the event of the death of his / her wife or husband