Notary

Partner Kristina Gräfin Pilati has been a Notary since 1991. In contrast to many other countries, the duties of a German Notary are comprehensive, and encompass providing advice and issuing certifications in the following areas:

  • Family Law
  • Inheritance Law and Intergenerational Business Transfers
  • Real Estate and Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Marriage Agreements (division of assets agreements, modified profit-sharing agreements, etc.)
  • Choice of Law
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Allocation between the spouses and the next-of-kin
  • Separation and Divorce Agreements, including asset disputes
  • Powers of Attorney, Durable Power of Attorney (DPA) for Health Care, Living Will
  • Adoption and Children’s Law
  • Arbitration matters
  • Inheritance matters (Last Will and Testament, Inheritance Contracts, Intergenerational Asset Transfer )
  • Waiver of inheritance and statutory forced share
  • Right of inheritance with an international element
  • Inheritance controversies and preparation of the List of Assets
  • Inheritance renunciation
  • Gifts and Bequests of real property and business interests
  • in vivo and Testamentary Foundations
  • Real Estate and Construction Law
  • Sale and Purchase Contracts for developed/undeveloped properties, including condominiums