At Leman we represent a large number of international clients and over the years have developed considerable international connections and experience. Our dedicated department, Leman International, focuses on international clients doing business in and from Ireland as well as Irish based clients working abroad. Our lawyers are experts in their specialist fields, having worked in some of the largest law firms in Ireland and abroad, or in-house with some of the largest corporations in the world. We are members of IR Global, British Irish Chamber of Commerce, Ireland Saudi Arabia Business Council and Arab Irish Chamber of Commerce. We are also recognised in international legal directories such as Legal 500.
Leman International Committee
Our International Department is led by our International Committee (identified in the contact section below) all of whom are senior lawyers and heads of our specialist departments. Our specialist sectors are Real Estate, Corporate, Litigation and Employment. Our International Committee are responsible for our relationships with other law firms around the world as well as our international client relationships.
With the arrival of Brexit and more and more international investors and businesses looking to Ireland to invest, establish or relocate their businesses here, we at Leman Solicitors are here to help. Our International Committee members work together across our specialist sectors, as well as with our network of key professional advisors, offering tailored expert advice to international businesses. We offer full-service assistance to international clients helping them prepare for the end of the Brexit transition period, allowing them to continue to carry out their businesses without interruption into 2021 and beyond.
Foreign Direct Investment
Ireland has been named as the “best country for business” by a number of ranking publications over the years as well as Forbes. Ireland has long been a destination of choice for many foreign companies and this is due to a number of key factors, namely:
Our membership of the EU and the Euro
A pro-business environment and supportive regime for startups
A young, English speaking and well-educated workforce
Post-Brexit, Ireland is the only English speaking country in the EU
A common law jurisdiction with a strong legal system
A favourable low taxation system with a corporate tax rate of 12.5%
An extensive double taxation treaty arrangement
We advise international clients on all aspects of establishing in Ireland.
Company Formation and Services
We are experts on Irish company formation and establishment.
We also offer our clients a comprehensive company secretarial support service to assist their Irish companies with all aspects of their company secretarial compliance obligations, including:
Registered office services;
Maintenance of statutory registers;
Advice on procedures for board and shareholder meetings; and
Compliance with Companies Registration Office filing requirements.
HRLegal is a HR consultancy company which forms part of the Leman Group, assisting companies with their HR needs. HRLegal provides practical and commercially sound HR advice to employers, offering an on-demand access service, which gives effective and consistent support on all human resource matters, 24/7.
See www.hrlegal.ie for more.