Transport law

For companies doing business in France

Holfran is your company’s legal partner in Paris, France. We assist with effective solutions and a pragmatic approach.

Transport law

If your company transports or has goods transported by road from or to France, or if your insurance company insures the cargo, it will have to deal with French and international transport and insurance law. If damages occur during transport, questions arise about liability and compensation. In that case it is practical to rely on a French law firm with English speaking lawyers having expertise in the field of CMR and insurance.
Holfran will be happy to assist your company if it faces questions or litigation in the field of transport law. Our lawyers have a European and Dutch background and graduated from French universities. They have excellent knowledge of the French legal system and strong experience in assisting foreign (in particular Dutch and Belgian) companies doing business in France. Their expertise is to advise and assist your company in the best possible way.

Legal advice

The lawyers of Holfran speak English, French and Dutch. They are registered at the Paris Bar and have expertise in CMR and French transport law. Holfran’s lawyers assist in making the right assessment and a clear case analysis.

Transport law

If your company transports goods by road from or to France or insures these during carriage, the rules of French and international transport law (CMR) apply. It is then practical to rely on a French law firm with English speaking lawyers having knowledge of such French and international law. Aiming at providing the best possible service, where necessary, Holfran also collaborates with a network of specialized lawyers worldwide. Our activities include:

  • Assisting cargo owners or insurers in case of damage
  • Assisting in surveys and judicial expertise proceedings
  • Providing assistance in judicial proceedings concerning international road transport (CMR)

Would you like more information about how we can help your business?

We are happy to assist. Call us +33 (0)1 42 96 80 98
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Legal assistance from Holfran

We offer legal assistance to foreign (in particular Dutch and Belgian) companies or insurers in the field of French and international road transport law. Our services include:

  • Legal advice under French law
  • Assisting in negotiations
  • Contract drafting
  • Mediation and settlements
  • Litigation in France
  • Representing clients before the French courts or administrative authorities

Is your company facing a dispute in France and does it seek guidance from an English speaking lawyer registered at the Paris bar? Holfran is happy to assist. Because we specialize in French law and speak English, French and Dutch, we can offer your company optimal assistance. Contact us directly; our lawyers will be happy to advise and provide a cost estimate.

What can Holfran do for your business?

We provide legal guidance.

For your business matters in France, we advise and litigate in various areas of law.

Contracts & Terms and Conditions

We prepare the legal documents for your business with its French partners.

Your lawyer in France

From our office in Paris we help your company doing business in France.

Does your company need our expertise?

We are happy to assist.
Call us +33 (0)1 42 96 80 98
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