Kresse International: Leading German Law Firm in Malta

As a German Law Firm, we have been active in Malta since 2013. Having practiced as a lawyer in Germany since 1985, Dr. Hermann Kresse established the firm in 2004 in the German capital of Berlin.

As your trusted legal specialists and consulting partners, we have guided German speaking and international clients through all processes of structuring, forming and maintaining a company in Malta, ensuring compliance with legal, taxation and administrative requirements.

Since 2022, the group has expanded to include a Company Service Provider licensed by MFSA as a CSP Class C, bearing MFSA Authorised Person ID: KCL9

The profile of our managing partner can be viewed on LinkedIn under Dr. Hermann Kresse.

Our legal expertise

Includes broad legal fields and niche sectors:

  • Malta Tax & Double Taxation Treaties
  • Online Gaming
  • Affiliate Marketing
  • Gaming licenses – MGA applications
  • Corporate & Commercial Law
  • Negotiation and drafting of contracts
  • Financial Services
  • Real Estate

Our company services

Through Kresse Corporate Ltd, we provide company formation, registered office, company secretary and directorship services.

Our consulting know-how

The advisory arm of the firm, KME Consulting, complements the client services with a focus on licensing & business development.

  • provide guidance for Malta licences in the I-Gaming and financial services sectors
  • advise on corporate and private tax issues & planning
  • help with Malta Residence Planning and Relocation Services
  • support the search for investors for start-ups
  • facilitate bank account opening with our contacts to leading Maltese & international banks
  • offer neutral insights into the Maltese property market from a "foreigner" standpoint, but advising with years of local experience
  • on special request: take over "family office" functions for clients