Farhat & Divizia Associated Notaries.
Our competences.

Jean-Pierre Farhat, Paolo Divizia, Farhat & Divizia Notai Associati, Notai in Bergamo con uffici a Milano
Jean-Pierre Farhat, Paolo Divizia, Farhat & Divizia Notai Associati, Notai in Bergamo con uffici a Milano

Corporate and business services

Jean-Pierre Farhat, Paolo Divizia, Farhat & Divizia Notai Associati, Notai in Bergamo con uffici a Milano

Our office is specialised in corporate law.

Among our most commonly activities:

  • establishment of partnerships and drafting of related agreements;
  • establishment of company with share capital and drafting of articles of association;
  • preparation of shareholders’ agreements;
  • changes to agreements and articles of association;
  • capital increases and reductions;
  • preliminary and definitive agreement for the transfer of an enterprise (also with retention of title);
  • business leasing;
  • dissolution and liquidation;
  • transfer of shares of partnerships and Limited Liability Companies;
  • transfer of equity stakes, with endorsement of the share certificates;
  • pledging of capital share and stocks.

Among our most complex activities:

  • management of special classes of shares and particular shareholders’ rights;
  • introduction of multiple-vote;
  • special shareholders’ meetings;
  • extraordinary operations such as national and transnational mergers and scissions, also in LBO;
  • reverse mergers;
  • issue of ordinary and convertible debentures, bonds and equity financial instruments;
  • management of issuance plans of stock options and warrants;
  • complex private equity operations;

In the field of innovative start-ups:

  • establishment of innovative start-ups;
  • innovative SMEs;
  • funding campaigns through equity crowdfunding.

Day by day assistance to groups of companies:

  • preparation of proxies and powers of attorney;
  • signature authentication;
  • legalisation and apostille procedure (in 48-72 hours).

Assistance to the management of the decision-making flow of joint stock companies with one tier or two tier system:

  • preparation of Internal Committees draft minutes;
  • organisation and holding of Supervisory and Management Boards assemblies;
  • appointment of offices with notarial minutes.

Escrow agent

Escrow Agent, Jean-Pierre Farhat, Paolo Divizia, Farhat & Divizia Notai Associati, Notai in Bergamo con uffici a Milano

Our notary’s office ensures an attentive escrow agent service to its clients in corporate and real-estate operations.
Our activity consists in preparing specific contracts of mandate and escrow agreements and in opening and managing of separate escrow current accounts for each transaction.

Estate planning

Pianificazione successoria, Jean-Pierre Farhat, Paolo Divizia, Farhat & Divizia Notai Associati, Notai in Bergamo con uffici a Milano

Also thanks to the experience of the notary Paolo Divizia as speaker at the main conferences on the subject at national level, our office offers a comprehensive consultation on estate planning, in order to reduce tax burden:

 

  • drafting of the will;
  • planning of gift as a reserved part of the estate;
  • employment of the business inheritance agreement;
  • intervention on the corporate governance with a view to generational changeover;
  • preparation of family shareholders’ agreement.

Voluntary sector – Third Sector Entities

Terzo settore, Jean-Pierre Farhat, Paolo Divizia, Farhat & Divizia Notai Associati, Notai in Bergamo con uffici a Milano

Our office provides assistance for the establishment and modification of Third Sector Entities, such as associations, foundations and non-profit organisations of social value.
In particular, it provides the customer with a constant update on the Third Sector Entities regulations and with the practical experience gained by notary Farhat at the major foundations of the city.

M & A

M&A, Jean-Pierre Farhat, Paolo Divizia, Farhat & Divizia Notai Associati, Notai in Bergamo con uffici a Milano

M&A operations have been the daily activity of Notary Jean Pierre Farhat for over twenty years and, more recently, of Notary Paolo Divizia.

Our office offers assistance at all stages of the closing, also in the analysis of strategical and financial aspects of the operation, working together with all the professional figures involved (law firms and charterer accountants).

The escrow agent service with dedicated banking relationship is also offered.

Real estate sector and Banking

Real Estate, Jean-Pierre Farhat, Paolo Divizia, Farhat & Divizia Notai Associati, Notai in Bergamo con uffici a Milano

Our office provides assistance for the main operations of acquisition and dismissal of real estate:

 

  • from the sale and purchase of single properties (apartments, villas and lands) between private citizens, up to the most complex trading operations of entire real estate portfolios;
  • transfer of assets subject to cultural pre-emption (Legislative Decree 42/2004);
  • real-estate transactions involving Public Administrations;
  • building works and worksites management;
  • combined and single rent-to-buy operations

 

The assistance in the real estate sector extends also to the banking perspective of financings.
The Notary Farhat boasts a historical experience in Bergamo in the main operations of financing and structured finance, assisting the customers in every form of provision of guarantees, with particular attention to the execution speed of formalities.

Domestic and international successions

Successioni, Jean-Pierre Farhat, Paolo Divizia, Farhat & Divizia Notai Associati, Notai in Bergamo con uffici a Milano

Our office specialises in the management of international successions events, in particular in the main European countries and Switzerland.
Also thanks to the counsel role of the lawyer Francesco Alberini, among the services offered, we highlight:

 

  • succession analysis between Italian and foreign law on succession;
  • preparation of European Certificate of Succession;
  • recognitory act of donations made abroad;
  • deposits of wills drawn up abroad;
  • support with national and foreign transcriptional formalities.

Opinions

Jean-Pierre Farhat, Paolo Divizia, Farhat & Divizia Notai Associati, Notai in Bergamo con uffici a Milano

In the office, the Professor and Notary Paolo Divizia, is usually required to issue pro-veritate opinions and written analyses on individual legal issues. Notary Jean Pierre Farhat does the same for the civil and third sectors.

Ask for a quote from our Notary Office.

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