French &<br> International Contracts & Agreements

Dispute Resolution

We are proactive in advising our clients, adopting a strategy defined with the client, and prefer to resolve disputes amicably where possible (including through alternative dispute resolution). We deal with disputes, including international disputes, in a practical and efficient manner.

Our Dispute Resolution practice has substantial expertise in resolving disputes before various courts in the following areas:

  • Obligations and contractual liability: termination of contractual and business relationships
  • Distribution: termination of distribution agreements, agency agreements, franchise agreements
  • Unfair competition: investigations on an ex parte application, attachments, legal action to put a stop to and seek compensation for acts of unfair competition and undue enrichment
  • Corporate law: disputes between shareholders, ad hoc powers of attorney
  • Post-acquisition: action to enforce a seller’s warranty, deceit, breach of a pre-contractual information obligation, termination of negotiations
  • Debt collection, protective and enforcement measures
  • Criminal business law and occupational accidents
  • Insolvency proceedings
  • Real estate: urgent preventive applications, commercial lease disputes
  • Enforcement of foreign judgments
Isabelle Sicot

Partner, is in charge of our Dispute Resolution practice