Arnall Golden Gregory advises German, Austrian and Swiss-owned companies in all aspects of running operations in the United States. The team includes attorneys holding dual-citizenship in both the United States and Germany. Additionally, two AGG attorneys are licensed to practice law in both Germany and the U.S. Our German-speaking clients rely on our team to handle critical legal matters, negotiating and preparing documents in both German and English.
We are counselors and advisors to mid-sized and large companies in the automotive, solar and wind energy, design and manufacturing, information technology, life sciences, roadway and tunneling, as well as accounting industries across Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Our team uses honed bilingual skills to support clients as outside counsel for daily operational legal needs and we also provide services in corporate, employment, immigration, litigation, white collar criminal defense, intellectual property, real estate and tax law matters.
Our attorneys are committed to helping German, Austrian and Swiss businesses be successful in the American marketplace. With more than four decades of experience advancing economic development matters for these international companies, we take active roles in German-American business initiatives. We are founding members of the German-American Cultural Foundation of Atlanta, leading the way in fundraising for German education and business ventures. We also serve as General Counsel to the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southeastern United States, handling the organization’s corporate, employment, immigration, leasing and FCPA legal matters. Additionally, our attorneys also sit on the Board of Directors for the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southeastern United States, as well as the German School of Atlanta, along with being Vertrauensanwälte to the Austrian Trade Commission and the German Consulate General in Atlanta. The firm is an active member of the Employment Law Alliance, Legalink and Globalaw International Law Group.
Our involvement and interest in international law is broad, exemplified through one of our partner’s visible role as a long-time Adjunct Professor at the University of Georgia School of Law teaching immigration law. AGG’s international and domestic reputation in the legal industry is outstanding and our practice is recognized for excellence by Legal 500, Chambers & Partners and Best Lawyers. Notably, AGG represents Germany’s largest accounting firm as well as some of the region’s most prominent automobile brands.