Fidelis provides legal services in the following areas:
In the field of administrative law, the firm provides legal advice on a variety of administrative matters.
Appeals administrative acts both superiorly (administratively) and in court. Our lawyers provide representation, protect the interests of the client both in the RA administrative court, RA Court of Cassation, as well as in all administrative bodies within the framework of administrative proceedings.
The firm provides legal services in the field of corporate and business law. In particular, it organizes the whole process of state registration of companies, including the preparation of founding documents and their submission to the state registration body along with state registration of changes subject to registration (changes of participants, name, charter, head of the executive body, etc.).
Legal services include reorganization, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), capital increase, issue of shares, consolidation.
Parallely, the firm assists the processes of opening bank accounts, implementation of the company's corporate secretariat (including organizing meetings of the company's management bodies, recording, preparing notices, sending to addresses, providing statements, making decisions, accounting), internal acts related to the company's activities development, legal audit, etc.
The firm develops innovative legal solutions for businesses aiming to minimize business risks without reducing product competitiveness.
The firm provides legal services both to the participants of the financial system of Armenia, as well as to their customers while ensuring the principle of exclusion of conflicts of interest. The firm provides legal assistance to financial institutions in carrying out activities in accordance with the requirements of the current legislation of the Republic of Armenia, the normative legal acts of the Central Bank of the Republic of Armenia, as well as the development of financial products and containment of legal risks.
In this area, the firm also stands by consumers in the event of problems with financial institutions by providing legal assistance avoiding the in-court stages.
Legal services offered by the firm cover tax and customs law. Fidelis files appeals against administrative acts made by the tax and customs authorities both in the order of superiority and in the court, accompanied with judicial representation.
Within the framework of legal support, legal documents are developed for clients in accordance with the tax and customs regulations.
Services provided by the firm in the field of property rights include consulting on the protection of property (transfer of ownership of property rights). The firm also provides legal support for the transfer of property rights, carries out representation, holds and participates in negotiations.
For all inclusive protection of property rights the lawyers of the firm ensure legal representation in and beyond the court.
The firm provides legal advice in the field of real estate and land law. The scope of services includes the provision of legal advice on the alienation, lease, use, servitude and other property rights of real estate.
The firm provides legal aid through land disputes, using both out-of-court dispute resolution and legal redress, prepares the necessary legal documents for concluding real estate transactions, submits legal requests to various state and local self-government bodies, as well as provides representation.
The firm ensures smooth transactions requiring notarisation. For the best client practice, our team members ensure representation in the notary office, both on the basis of a power of attorney without a client and with a client.
The firm provides legal assistance in the registration of rights arising from transactions in the RA Cadastre Committee, including through a representative office.
Fidelis registers intellectual property objects, including trademarks, industrial designs, geographical indications (according to national-international procedures), a representative office in an intellectual property agency.
Within the framework of its activities, the firm files appeals against decisions made by the intellectual property agency in court, and ensures representation.
The firm files lawsuits related to the protection of copyright and related rights, and provides legal representation if necessary.
Fidelis provides legal advice in the field of inheritance law by assisting the heirs in the process of inheritance.
It is especially common for the heirs not to apply to the notaries within 6 months after the death of the person, not to accept the inheritance. In such a case, the heirs are not able to get their inheritance without taking measures, sometimes complicating the issue of protection of their rights.
The firm provides its clients with the right legal solutions making the receipt of the inheritance possible in a short time, without applying to court.
The firm carries out judicial protection and judicial representation on inheritance issues.
As part of its activities, the firm provides legal advice in the field of bankruptcy filing applications for voluntary bankruptcy, bankruptcy risk, representing the interests of the creditor or debtor in bankruptcy proceedings, prepares financial recovery plans, objections and other legal documents, as well as provides legal representation if necessary.
The firm provides legal services in the field of criminal law. In particular:
- Representation of the client's interests during the preliminary investigation and stages of the trial;
- Ensuring the representation of the witness, the victim in the bodies carrying out the criminal prosecution of the Republic of Armenia and in the courts of the Republic of Armenia;
- Appeal of decisions made by prosecuting authorities and Judicial acts;
- Providing legal advice.
The firm provides legal advice on various legal issues arising within the framework of labor relations.
The services in this sphere include preparing documents related to labor relations: internal legal acts, employment contracts.
The stand by the rights defined by the labor legislation of the employer or the employee, both in court and beyond, provides legal representation in labor disputes.
Fidelis defends the honor, dignity and business reputation of a person in the court.
The firm provides legal advice on defamation or insult within the framework of existing legislation.
Paralelliy, the firm provides legal protection in disputes over damages to the honor, dignity or business reputation of a person.
The firm provides legal services through family disputes.
In particular, through civil disputes, the lawyers file and submit to the court divorce, confiscation of alimony, determination of the place of residence of the child and other lawsuits, providing representation both in the courts of the Republic of Armenia and in the guardianship: trusteeship bodies.
If necessary, the frim submits applications to the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia, the staff of the Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia, demanding the immediate return of children to the Republic of Armenia, and the protection of parental rights both in court and out of court.
In addition, our legal team establishes contacts and cooperates with the competent authorities of other states within the framework of family disputes of the same content. The firm provides legal assistance in adopting a child.