International Lawyers in Gibraltar
We are Hassans
Hassans International Law Firm is the largest and leading law firm in Gibraltar, providing top-notch legal services to clients across a broad range of practice areas. With a rich history spanning over 80 years, Hassans has earned a reputation as the go-to law firm in Gibraltar for both local and international clients.
Hassans is proud to be ranked as the leading firm by Chambers and Partners and Legal 500, two of the most prestigious legal directories in the world. This recognition is a testament to the firm’s unwavering commitment to excellence, professionalism, and client satisfaction. It is an honour to be recognised as the best in the industry, and Hassans is dedicated to maintaining its position as a leader in the local legal profession.
As a full-service law firm, Hassans offers a comprehensive range of legal services to clients across various sectors, including banking and finance, corporate and commercial law, dispute resolution, employment law, insurance law, private client, property law, and tax law. With a team of over 80 lawyers and support staff, the firm has the resources and expertise to provide clients with tailor-made solutions to their legal needs.
Hassans International Law Firm has a long and distinguished history that dates back to 1939 when Sir Joshua Hassan, the firm’s founder, established the practice. Sir Joshua Hassan was a prominent figure in Gibraltar’s political and legal landscape, serving as the Chief Minister of Gibraltar for many years. Under his leadership, and that of the firm’s Senior Partner, James Levy KC, the firm grew from strength to strength, becoming the leading legal firm in Gibraltar.
Today, Hassans continues to build on the legacy of its founder, providing clients with top-quality legal services that are tailored to their specific needs. The firm’s commitment to excellence, professionalism, and client satisfaction remains at the forefront of its operations, ensuring that it continues to be the leading law firm in Gibraltar for many years to come.
With industry-leading legal experts in every field of practice in Gibraltar law, we always have the right person for the job.
Meet The Team
Areas of Expertise
A full-service law firm, Hassans can assist you in all aspects of legal practice in Gibraltar.
Corporate & Commercial
We understand our clients’ commercial environment and the opportunities available to them.
We have a successful track record of planning carefully and acting quickly and decisively and of ensuring a successful outcome.
A British Overseas Territory, Gibraltar is located south of Spain at the southern edge of the Iberian Peninsula. Along with fantastic Mediterranean weather, Gibraltar benefits from a favourable tax regime which can be valuable for business or personal reasons. Whether you are considering moving to Gibraltar, establishing residency or starting a company headquartered in the territory, there can be many advantages. In Gibraltar, there is no capital gains tax, no investment income tax and no inheritance tax. It is regulated to UK and EU standards and has high-quality infrastructure.
The Hassans Entrepreneurship Series – Part 1
The Hassans Entrepreneurship Series has recently commenced publication in Gibraltar’s local daily newspaper, The Chronicle, on a weekly basis. All start-ups start enthusiastically but many don’t make it due to […]
Beyond the Ultimate…Beyond Awesome.
Goodness this was an awesome interview in the truest sense of the word…Karl Alvarez, Medical Director at Occupational Health Services, wellbeing advocate, charity fundraiser, runner, skydiver and more (if that’s […]
Global Project Finance Guide
Tim Garcia and Matthew Torres have contributed to the Global Project Finance Guide 2023. Led by Turkish law firm Ergün Avukatlık Bürosu (https://www.cergun.av.tr/ avuka) and published by Ergun Books, the guide […]
Wellbeing at work – it’s more than fruit on a Friday
A few weeks ago I attended a workshop hosted by GibSams on how to be a wellbeing leader. I went into the classroom not knowing what to expect. What I […]
Hassans’ Mentorship Programme
Last week, we launched a formal mentorship programme to complement the firm’s existing team-based development of technical skills and professional skills. The mentorship programme will see 40 mentors paired with […]
Women’s Insurance Network launched in Gibraltar
What a fantastic turnout at the Women’s Insurance Network (WIN) inaugural breakfast launch this morning at The Queen’s Picturehouse. Thank you to everyone that attended. I was so humbled to […]
Keeping It Civil: S1, Ep7 – Eastside (Gibraltar) Reclamation Project.
The development of the reclamation on the Eastside of Gibraltar is of unprecedented scale and complexity in the local context. Anticipated to add circa £3bn of economic value in a […]
M&A Comparative Guide Launched.
34 renowned law firms across the world, from Australia to the United States, have contributed to this year’s Legal 500 Country Comparative Guide for M&A. We are delighted to have […]
Entrepreneurship Series Part 2: Intellectual Property Rights and Beyond
In the second of David Montegriffo’s Entreneurship series, where he looks at the ins and outs of setting up a business in Gibraltar, today he discusses Intellectual Property Rights and […]
Entrepreneurship Series Part 1: Limited Liability vs Unlimited Liability.
David Montegriffo, a Senior Associate at Hassans, brings you a series of articles which aims to help anyone who is looking to establish or grow their business in Gibraltar. Over […]
Setting up a business in Gibraltar
There’s never been a better time to set up a business in Gibraltar. Gibraltar continues to offer many advantages for entrepreneurs chasing their dream as well as international companies looking […]
Gibraltar, GX11 1AA
Located at the gates to the Mediterranean, Gibraltar is in the Central European Timezone.
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