French Law

Have French law questions? Ask a French lawyer now.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related French Law Questions
My parents (born nov 1933 and june 1937) are in the process
Hello, my parents (born nov 1933 and june 1937) are in the process of selling their house, my sister and I have joint interest in the house, whilst our parents have the usufruit. Can you please confir… read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
My dad bought a property in France in 1998. It was to enjoy.
My dad bought a property in France in 1998. It was for all to enjoy. He sadly passed away in 2007. The shares of the property were divided by French solicitor as follows mom has half and my 2 sisters … read more
EULawyer
EULawyer
Titular Attorney
Doctoral Degree
270 satisfied customers
Hi there My mother has asked me to sign a document Procuration
Hi there My mother has asked me to sign a document 'Procuration pour accepter la succession' My parents moved to France 5 years ago and did not enter into a 'tontine' so when my father passed away, my… read more
T Perrin C
T Perrin C
Consultant: information en droit du travail
Master's Degree
1,472 satisfied customers
My ex-husband and myself lived in France where we had two properties.
My ex-husband and myself lived in France where we had two properties. I left my husband and moved back to the UK. We got divorced amicably under UK law. I now want to return to France and live in the … read more
TKenney, Ph.D.
TKenney, Ph.D.
French Attorney (Avocat à la Cour)
Ph.D. - (Docteur en Droit)
791 satisfied customers
My partner and I have lived together for 23 years. Now he has
My partner and I have lived together for 23 years. Now he has found out that he has kidney problems and needs to be on dialysis. We are co-owners of he property in France. We live in the same rooms, s… read more
T Perrin C
T Perrin C
Consultant: information en droit du travail
Master's Degree
1,472 satisfied customers
My son has a piece of land in France and now has a prospective
My son has a piece of land in France and now has a prospective purchaser. A couple of years ago he was made bankrupt in France. What will happen if he sells this piece of land. The problem we have is … read more
TKenney, Ph.D.
TKenney, Ph.D.
French Attorney (Avocat à la Cour)
Ph.D. - (Docteur en Droit)
791 satisfied customers
My brother, sister and i equally own one half of a building
My brother, sister and i equally own one half of a building plot of land in Tournay 65190 France. The land was passed on to us upon our mother's passing in 1976.The other half was jointly owned by our… read more
TKenney, Ph.D.
TKenney, Ph.D.
French Attorney (Avocat à la Cour)
Ph.D. - (Docteur en Droit)
791 satisfied customers
We will be resident in France from march or april 2012 I am
We will be resident in France from march or april 2012 I am the sole proprietor of a house in France and my partner and I have been spending 6 months of each year in France since 1998. My partner and … read more
TKenney, Ph.D.
TKenney, Ph.D.
French Attorney (Avocat à la Cour)
Ph.D. - (Docteur en Droit)
791 satisfied customers
I am trying to trace the owner of a parcel of land, next to
I am trying to trace the owner of a parcel of land, next to my house and garden, which I would be interested in purchasing part or all of. A gentleman approached me about four years ago saying that he… read more
TKenney, Ph.D.
TKenney, Ph.D.
French Attorney (Avocat à la Cour)
Ph.D. - (Docteur en Droit)
791 satisfied customers
Our main residence is in the uk but we have a house in France.If
Our main residence is in the uk but we have a house in France.If we were to give our two children part of our French property, would we be allowed the normal French gift tax allowance every six years,… read more
T Perrin C
T Perrin C
Consultant: information en droit du travail
Master's Degree
1,472 satisfied customers
My neighbour has a servitude over our land for her drains to
My neighbour has a servitude over our land for her drains to connect to the main drains. She is supposed to maintain her drains, but they are cracked and open to the elements, not covered over properl… read more
TKenney, Ph.D.
TKenney, Ph.D.
French Attorney (Avocat à la Cour)
Ph.D. - (Docteur en Droit)
791 satisfied customers
my husbands father has passed away lived and worked in france
my husbands father has passed away lived and worked in france for 30 years he was on his second marridge he had property in France worth around 400,000 euros i understand in French law my husband and … read more
T Perrin C
T Perrin C
Consultant: information en droit du travail
Master's Degree
1,472 satisfied customers
In 2003 we purchased a property in the Gers with land at one
In 2003 we purchased a property in the Gers with land at one side. We are now selling a piece of this land and have obtained a CU and applied for a division du parcelle. When we signed the promesse un… read more
T Perrin C
T Perrin C
Consultant: information en droit du travail
Master's Degree
1,472 satisfied customers
We are building our own house if the dordogne near Eymet and
We are building our own house if the dordogne near Eymet and the local Mayor is refusing to allow us an electrical supply, we had a temporary one which EDF disconnected after 3yrs of use and told us t… read more
T Perrin C
T Perrin C
Consultant: information en droit du travail
Master's Degree
1,472 satisfied customers
My wife and I live in France and we jointly own our house.
My wife and I live in France and we jointly own our house. I have two children from a previous marriage and, if I should die first, would my wife have freedom to sell our property if she wishes and re… read more
T Perrin C
T Perrin C
Consultant: information en droit du travail
Master's Degree
1,472 satisfied customers
I brought a property in France with my first husband and he
I brought a property in France with my first husband and he now lives in that property with his new wife. I have moved back to England and remarried. My ex husband is refusing to pay me any money for … read more
T Perrin C
T Perrin C
Consultant: information en droit du travail
Master's Degree
1,472 satisfied customers
Two months ago we bought a property in Creuse. Two days ago
Two months ago we bought a property in Creuse. Two days ago we found out that our one and only neighbour has had planning permission since 2008 to build a small leisure complex with the entrance and c… read more
T Perrin C
T Perrin C
Consultant: information en droit du travail
Master's Degree
1,472 satisfied customers
We bought a property in France 5 years ago. We were told verbally
We bought a property in France 5 years ago. We were told verbally by the vendor that all our rainwater drained into a pond some one hundred metres away from the property but now find that our own rain… read more
T Perrin C
T Perrin C
Consultant: information en droit du travail
Master's Degree
1,472 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

TKenney, Ph.D.

TKenney, Ph.D.

French Attorney (Avocat à la Cour)

791 satisfied customers

Practicing law in France, 10+ years of experience on Paris Bar. Taught French Business Law in US

INC

INC

Solicitor-Advocate

99 satisfied customers

LL.B, LPC, LL.M, Pg.Dip, Solicitor-Advocate. UK Practising Certificate issued by SRA., DIFC Courts Registered (Dubai)

Thomas

Thomas

Solicitor

45 satisfied customers

UK based Immigration Solicitor

Clare

Clare

Solicitor

38 satisfied customers

Attorney

Top_advisor

Top_advisor

Attorney

32 satisfied customers

Solicitor and Attorney

Buachaill

Buachaill

Barrister

21 satisfied customers

Barrister

Ben Jones

Ben Jones

Solicitor

17 satisfied customers

UK Qualified Solicitor

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x