In this chapter we highlight 11 market-leading lawyers for their ability to assist and advise franchisors and franchisees in matters including disputes, agreements and system structuring.
Most Highly Regarded
Grégoire Toulouse at Taylor Wessing stands out for his impressive combination of “profound knowledge of franchise law” and “a business-orientated approach in advising international clients”.
Olivia Gast of Gast Avocats “really knows her subject” according to impressed peers who consider her a leading light in French franchise law.
Frédéric Fournier at Redlink is singled out for his top-tier franchise practice and his impressive handling of related contentious proceedings.
Olivier Binder at Herald is held in high esteem by sources who distinguish him as “one of the experts in France right now” for franchise law.
Olivier Deschamps at Cabinet Linkea is widely commended for his specialist franchise practice, which encompasses distribution networks and litigation prevention.
Cécile Peskine is acclaimed for her sweeping knowledge of franchise and distribution law.
Julien Rivet of Allium ranks highly among peers thanks to his considerable experience advising on franchise and distribution networks.
François-Luc Simon of Simon Associés is looked upon with enormous favour thanks to his profound understanding of franchise and distribution law.
Rémi Delforge at Avocat au Barreau de Paris is widely recommended for his leading work on franchise, banking and finance law.
Simon Hotte at Fidal is “an excellent lawyer” with outstanding expertise in distribution law.
Gilles Menguy of GM Avocats is internationally renowned for his franchise work and regularly acts as counsel to franchisors.