France: Sports 2016
We identify six leading lawyers for their work in the sector.
Jean-Jacques Bertrand represents his own firm in this chapter and is known for his “prestigious” practice and “great understanding of the field”.
At Clifford Chance, the “fantastic” Yves Wehrli deals with general corporate and commercial matters, with a specific focus on M&A, sports and media.
At Moyersoen Avocats, Patricia Moyersoen is commended for her “intricate knowledge” of sports law and related disputes.
Christophe Gerschel represents Alerion Avocats in this chapter, and is described by peers as a “leading practitioner” in across the full range of sports law matters.
Jean-Yves Foucard at LMT Avocats is highlighted for his “successful” practice.
At Reinhart Marville Torre, the “terrific” Jean-Baptiste Guillot is regarded as a “first-rate” sports advocate, having represented a number of leading athletes and professional bodies in the industry.