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Your business relies on a range of agreements and contracts that allow you to operate efficiently and profitably across the supply chain. With global markets becoming increasingly regulated, getting these agreements right is crucial to your success.

What you need are sector-focused lawyers who don't just understand the small print but see the bigger picture when it comes to what you're trying to achieve.

That's why you should choose Gowling WLG for all your commercial law needs. Responsive and approachable, we're committed to delivering premium legal services at a reasonable cost.

With offices in Stuttgart and Munich, we know how to steer clients - including those who have little experience doing business in Germany - through their projects successfully. Our lawyers hold comprehensive experience in private practice and have also worked in-house, giving us a broad understanding of how corporates work and what they expect.

Whether you need assistance on a negotiation or a complex contractual scheme, we're just as comfortable in managing your high-volume, day-to-day contracting requirements as we are in handling your specific projects.

You can count on us for timely, high-quality legal advice relating to matters such as research and development, engineering, tech, procurement and supply chain, tooling, manufacturing, sales, merchandising, advertising and marketing, e-commerce, logistics, sponsorship, property and facility management.

Our specialty areas include commercial work relating to:

  • Nomination letters and agreements
  • Procurement contracts and (framework) supply agreements
  • Quality assurance agreements
  • Warranty agreements
  • Interface agreements and "back-to-back" (supply chain)
  • Logistic and consignment stock agreements
  • Tool contracts and tool transfer agreements
  • Agency, distribution and franchise agreements
  • General terms and conditions, CISG, Incoterms
  • Cross-border business
  • Business process outsourcing
  • Distribution schemes
  • Product roll-outs

We have particular in-depth industry expertise in the automotive sector - a natural fit, with Stuttgart being home to numerous major auto manufacturers and suppliers. Our specialty areas include commercial work relating to manufacturing, tooling, engineering and tech.

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For a hands-on, partner-led service that offers you quality in every aspect, then get in touch and let's talk about how we can help you achieve more.

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