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Our French Practice

Our Paris team is dedicated to supporting our clients’ business transactions, corporate presence and litigation needs in France. We aim to provide to our clients a quality and personalised service, and to give them clear and comprehensive advice on their French legal issues and transactions.

Our Paris lawyers are recognized expert avocats specialized in administrative, commercial, corporate, competition, litigation and labor law.*

EXAMPLES OF OUR RECENT WORK

We have obtained a landmark judgment from the French Supreme Civil Court recognizing the jurisdiction of French Civil Courts to grant exequatur orders against State entities.

 

Advising a French association of renewable energy producers on the existence of State aid in the regulated national rates for the purchase of their electricity, and assisting the association in its successful regulatory advocacy before the national and EU authorities, which led to the replacement of the old system with an EU compatible regime.

 

Representing a client in French proceedings for the enforcement of international arbitration awards (exequatur orders and subsequent challenges before civil and administration courts).

 

Representing a client in an action for alleged unfair commercial practices.

 

Defending a client in civil and criminal proceedings based on consumer protection law.

 

Conducting defamation proceedings on behalf of a client.

 

Assisting a client in drafting distribution agreements.

 

Representing a client in public law proceedings before administrative courts.

 

Defending a client in an action for contractual damages.




* collaboration based on a network agreement (correspondance organique).