The rise in international trade and the dispersion of manufacturing center locations has increased the need of clients with international supply chains to keep abreast of customs and international trade rules. Border crossing and clearance procedures are complex and demanding; more importantly, certain types of products are subject to additional regulatory requirements. Lack of compliance can result in significant administrative penalties and sanctions, which disrupts business. Οur team of customs & trade law specialists has in-depth knowledge of customs regulations and can assist clients in managing compliance in a manner that saves both time and money. This includes guiding clients through the complex field of EU Regulations and local laws which govern the import and lawful marketability of products in the Greek market.
A network of independent law firms around the world specializing in customs and trade issues allows us to provide comprehensive advice to our clients on the entire range of international issues.
When it comes to controversy, we combine in-depth knowledge with our litigators’ capacity to undertake complex cases; as such, we protect our clients’ interests in all stages of customs controversy, from customs audits to representation before the Courts, including enforcement of court judgements. In collaboration with highly-experienced external criminal litigators, we also handle cases with criminal aspects such as smuggling.