Our Expertise

Since the firm was originally founded in 1939, Hassans has grown in size and standing to become the largest, most prominent and influential law firm in Gibraltar. We are also the best-ranked, year on year, by independent, industry-leading legal directories.

“Hassans is widely recognised as the leading firm in Gibraltar“, according to the Legal 500, “particularly for international commercial transactions.”

Chambers and Partners describes Hassans as a “market-leading full-service firm assisting a broad clientele across the banking and finance and commercial spectrums”.

Hassans’ Senior Partner James Levy is ranked as a Star Individual, the only lawyer in the country to receive this distinction. According to the Chambers and Partners Global 2018 guide he “enjoys a stellar reputation in the market” and is “the most experienced and well-connected lawyer in Gibraltar.”

Areas of Practice

Hassans enjoys a solid reputation both at home and abroad for its expertise in corporate and commercial law and financial services.

The firm is also highly active in Gibraltar’s key sectors, including shipping and maritime law and gaming, alongside key growth sectors such as FinTech.

We also advise private clients, including many High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs), on a range of topics including taxpensionsemployment law and property, both residential and commercial.

Hassans also has its own dedicated litigation and funds teams, as well as a second office in Sotogrande, Spain, dealing exclusively with Spanish Law.

Finally, our sister company, Line Group Limited, provides fiduciary services, namely company management and trusts.

Awards & Accolades

We are “a widely respected full-service firm”, ranked Band 1 by Chambers 2018, Chambers Europe 2018 and Chambers Europe 2017, with “extensive depth and breadth of knowledge on most areas of law”.

Legal 500’s EMEA 2017 ranks us Tier 1 across ten separate areas of legal practice and the sole leaders in four; Corporate & Commercial, Private Client, Tax and Funds.

Hassans was also awarded Law Firm of the Year and Offshore Law Firm of the Year by the UK Captive 2016 Services Awards and were Highly Commended by both the European & UK Captive Awards 2017 and the FT Innovative Lawyers 2016.

We are greatly honoured by these esteemed accolades, though it is the kind words, recommendations and continued patronage of our clients that fills is with a particular sense of satisfaction.

To reap the benefits of our decades of experience contact Hassans today.


Sources::
http://www.legal500.com/firms/10295/offices/10327/lawyers/20068
https://www.chambersandpartners.com/94/852/editorial/7/1#Top