ADVANT is a distinctly European law firm association.

We have deep local foundations and an international vision. We are uniquely positioned to help you navigate the complex and nuanced legal and commercial landscape of Europe.

We serve our clients both in Europe and across borders and continents. We deliver them the highest quality advice and results – efficiently and cost-effectively through dedication, collaboration, and technical excellence. We speak the language of Europe with established relationships and a shared perspective on the future.

ADVANT is your European advantage.

The association was established in 2021 by three founding member firms :

. Altana in France

. Beiten Burkhardt in Germany

. Nctm in Italy

Our member firms are leading legal and tax advisors in their respective jurisdictions. Our combined team is comprised of more than 600 professionals, including more than 145 equity partners, in 14 locations across Europe (Berlin, Brussels, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Freiburg, Hamburg, London, Milan, Munich, Paris, Rome) and around the world (Beijing, Moscow, Shanghai).

Both domestically and internationally, each ADVANT member firm works with many of the leading brands and businesses in their respective markets. This includes numerous blue-chip players in the technology and telecommunications, automotive and transport, consumer products, pharmaceuticals, media and financial services industries.



  • Delivering on our promises
  • Focusing relentlessly on our clients’ needs
  • Fostering a culture of integrity, responsiveness, and collaboration and an environment where our people feel valued, supported and challenged
  • Striving to be our clients’ trusted long-term advisors on strategic matters
  • Taking the long-term view, particularly in terms of helping clients transition to a sustainable economy


  • Being among the best law firms in all our home countries
  • Providing top level service at highest international standards
  • Offering deep sectoral knowledge and know-how
  • Providing pragmatic, business-minded advice
  • Reducing the impact of our member firms on the environment
  • Combining economic, environmental and social success


  • Delivering seamless services across all jurisdictions
  • Working smart to reduce our clients’ legal spend
  • Offering flexible structures that enable attractive fee arrangements
  • Leveraging technology and innovation to deliver best results
  • Focusing on solutions that are sustainable in the long term

Our professionals have been recognised by many leading rankings, awards and publications, both regionally and globally : CHAMBERS & PARTNERS, LEGAL 500, JUVE, BEST LAWYERS, FT INNOVATIVE LAWYERS,..

To find out more about us, please visit :

To learn more about ADVANT, please find out our official brochure: Here

ADVANT has been awarded as “International Firm of the Year” at the Legal Business Awards (Legal 500) in 2022.

Follow ADVANT on Linkedin

Follow ADVANT on Twitter

Follow ADVANT on Youtube

Follow ADVANT on Instagram