Triay Stagnetto Neish
Triay Stagnetto Neish was formed in August 2001 as a result of the merger of Louis W Triay & Partners and Stagnetto & Co, two of Gibraltar's leading law firms which were established in 1950 and 1953 respectively. In 2006 the firm acquired the Gibraltar practice of Denton Wilde Sapte.Whilst always well respected both locally and internationally the firm has in a relatively short period of time grown into one of Gibraltar's largest law firms and has doubled in size in recent years. Its practitioners are divided into both barristers and solicitors thereby being able to offer clients a more balanced and complete legal service. The increase in size allows Triay Stagnetto Neish to offer specialised advice through dedicated teams able to meet the ever-changing needs and objectives of our growing client base.  COMMERCIALTSN is able to assist large and small companies alike with an extensive range of commercial and corporate matters.  Our experience in this field ranges from complicated global restructuring and refinancing deals, to advising and dealing with the day to day needs of the smaller business.The Commercial Department is comprised of a highly professional team of lawyers who will attend to all of your needs.  Our Commercial lawyers at TSN are vibrant, motivated and able to advise on all commercial opportunities and assist in finding business solutions for all types of businesses be they located in Gibraltar or in other jurisdications.The commercial team of lawyers at TSN can assist in the following areas:- joint venture agreements- construction and related contracts- employment and human resources- trademarks and patents- intellectual property- e-business- franchise agreements general commercial contracts.CORPORATETSN’s Corporate Team specialises in a wide-range of commercial and corporate transactions.We know that today’s global Corporation requires legal advisors who not only understand their businesses but who also have the knowledge and insight to seek the best possible solutions to their legal problems.TSN has years of experience supporting blue chip companies across a range of industries and jurisdictions on large global restructuring initiatives, as well as assisting them with their day-to-day business needs.Our tax specialists provide professional and efficient advice, cutting through the complexity and finding effective solutions to meet our clients’ global and local needs.Typical examples of work undertaken by the firm include:- Advice on global restructuring projects;- Insolvency;- Corporate Governance;- Tax planning and advice;- Corporate financing;- Provision of Companies through our corporate arm Gitco;- Company management and secretarial services;- Asset and project finance;- Regulatory advice;- Commercial contracts- Buy-outs and takeoversDISPUTE RESOLUTIONDrawing on over 50 years experience TSN has a strong presence in the dispute resolution field.  The firm can provide expertise in almost all aspects of litigation and has developed a truly excellent reputation in large scale commercial litigation and arbitration, trust disputes, asset tracing, construction and admiralty work.With a blend of both solicitors and barristers qualified in England, TSN is in a strong position to provide a complete service to its local and international client base.  TSN’s barristers appear regularly in all of Gibraltar’s Courts and Tribunals including regular appearances before the Court of Appeal.Most civil procedure in Gibraltar follows the English Civil Procedure Rules and the application of the Brussels & Lugano Conventionsand the EU Judgment Regulations make Gibraltar an attractive and stable jurisdiction in which to litigate in.Areas of litigation in which TSN is regularly involved include:- Trusts.- Asset tracing.- Freezing orders.- Arbitration.- Bankruptcy.- Insolvency.- Construction.- Landlord & Tenant.- Judicial Review.- Telecommunications.- Personal injury.- Medical Negligence.- Criminall.- Debt recovery.- Employment.FINANCIAL SERVICESTSN enjoys an excellent reputation within the banking and finance sector of Gibraltar founded upon its proven ability to deliver legal expertise covering the needs of financial institutions and financial services businesses in Gibraltar.  We advise many of the leading firms across the broader banking and finance sector in Gibraltar including private and retail banks, asset management companies, fund management companies and a variety of financial intermediaries.Our financial services practice advises on a wide range of areas including Experienced Investor Funds (EIF), the authorisation and conduct of business requirements, establishment issues, licensing and European passporting of financial services business, compliance with the Gibraltar regulatory framework both within the financial services industry and the EIF regime. TSN also advises in relation to matters concerning insurance and reinsurance including the establishment and licensing of insurance businesses in Gibraltar and compliance with all regulatory requirements.  The insurance practice also encompasses the acquisition and disposal of licensed insurance companies.Many of our relationships extend beyond the provision of traditional legal advice with clients taking advantage of our local knowledge and expertise to deliver a full range of commercial and solution orientated services many of which such as employment law, real estate, dispute resolution and corporate law are critical to the success of most businesses within the financial institutions, financial services and gaming sectors.GAMINGTSN has a leading profile in gaming law where we advise on all matters under the Gibraltar gaming regime.  Our partners have been advising some of the largest online gambling firms since 1998 with regards to their initial establishment and subsequently through the various changes in gambling legislation, the improved regulatory regime and changing codes of industry practice.Gibraltar is now home to many of the best known names in online gambling (also known as remote gambling) some of which are listed on major European stock exchanges whether directly or through a parent company.TSN maintains close links with our online gambling clients and with both the Gibraltar licensing and regulatory bodies.  This enables us to provide practical and knowledgeable assistance to our clients both in relation to (a) the licensing and establishment procedures and (b) in relation to the steps to be taken to ensure ongoing compliance with their obligations as licensees under the relevant Gibraltar gambling legislation.The firm regularly represents client licensee’s interests in meetings with the Gibraltar Betting & Gambling Association (the recognised Gibraltar industry organisation) and directly with the licensing authority and the Gambling Commissioner (the regulatory authority). MARITIMEDue to its location and history Gibraltar is at the forefront of most areas of Maritime Law.  With a tradition of maritime work going back over half a century TSN is similarly placed at the forefront of the jurisdiction’s maritime practice.The Gibraltar Shipping Registry has now been a part of the Red Ensign Group Category 1 since 1996 giving the opportunity to all ship owners to register their vessel under a flag of unrivalled reputation.  Registration in Gibraltar provides access to the financial benefits that come from Gibraltar’s unique position within the EU but exemption from Value Added Tax. Advantages are derived as much by merchant vessels as private yachts. From the point of view of an admiralty jurisdiction, Gibraltar’s advantages are difficult to surpass.  The efficiency of its claim and arrest procedures and well settled English based admiralty laws make Gibraltar the preferred jurisdiction for most ship arrests in the Mediterranean and the surrounding area.TSN’s experience and expertise sees it regularly involved in ship and yacht registration, ship finance, and ship arrest and admiralty work.  The firm services a wide array of clients including P&I Clubs, banks, ship owners and operators together with bunker traders and suppliers.PROPERTYOver the last 10 years Gibraltar has seen a boom in the field of property development primarily due to the reclamation of harbour waters producing an increase in prime real estate, and also due to the Government of Gibraltar’s support for development under beneficial home ownership schemes. The fact that there is no Capital Gains Tax or Inheritance Tax in Gibraltar also makes Gibraltar a particularly attractive jurisdiction for property investors.TSN has been involved with many developments making them Gibraltar’s leading law firm in this field. TSN’s property specialists have acquired a wealth of expertise and experience in property development matters and are able to provide advice from design inception through to funding, preparation of  building contracts and subsequently dealing with sales. TSN is on the panel of most of Gibraltar’s lending institutions and this coupled with a proven track record in conveyancing allows the firm to offer a complete service in local transactions.In addition to advising on Gibraltar real estate matters, TSN has for decades now assisted clients purchasing property in Spain. TSN’s close associations and relationships with a number of leading Spanish law firms has proved invaluable over the years.  TRUST AND PRIVATE CLIENTGibraltar’s favourable tax treatment of trusts and trust laws based on English law make it an attractive jurisdiction for the setting up and management of private trusts.Our firm has over 50 years experience of trust management and offers a professional and confidential service through its licensed and regulated corporate truste

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Admiralty and Maritime LawAlternative Dispute ResolutionCommercial LawConstruction LawCorporate LawFamily LawFinanceFinancial Services LawGaming LawLabor and EmploymentProperty Law

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