Country Expert for France
Year of birth
Doctor of law and DEA graduated in Business law & Contracts law.
Attorney admitted to the Paris Bar (1997).
Current professional position
Partner at Redlink law offices, Paris.
Previously practiced in Arthur Andersen, Dechert LLP, and Deprez Dian Guignot law firms.
Lawyer; professor from 1998 to 2017 (distribution law) at the Faculté Libre de Droit et Economie of Paris, FACO; seminars at DJCE of the Law University of Montpellier concerning commercial intermediaries and commercial agency, and at the Master dedicated to Franchise at the University of Haute-Alsace concerning franchise law. Member of the Experts' Committee of the French Franchising Organization and general secretary and arbitrator for the European Dispute Resolution Association (CERC) and arbitrator for the Paris International Arbitration Court and IDarb or ad hoc.
French and English.
Commercial agency, ten years after the new regulation (L'agence commerciale, dix ans après la mise en vigueur du nouveau statut, 2nd Edition 2005, LexisNexis) and articles or interviews about distribution issues (Expertise, Franchise Magazine, Le Figaro, L’Officiel de la Franchise, Les Echos de la Franchise, Point de Vente, LSA, Semaine juridique).
Law degree and admitted to bar.
Experience in the field of distribution
Commercial agency, intermediaries, distributorship, sale networks, selective distribution, franchising, distribution antitrust, department stores, distribution joint ventures
Litigation before national courts as counsel.
International arbitration as counsel.
- Brutal termination of commercial relations
- Commercial Agency
- Selective Distribution.
- Distribution and license agreement.
- Franchising and retail.