In this chapter, 31 top-tier commercial litigators are highlighted for their leading expertise in domestic and cross-border disputes.
Most highly regarded
Bredin Prat achieves three listings.
Jean-Daniel Bretzner is “a truly excellent litigation specialist” according to impressed peers.
Florian Bouaziz is endorsed by respondents for his leading expertise in corporate and securities litigation.
Louis Christophe Delanoy comes highly recommended as “a very well-regarded advocate” who possesses “a brilliant mind” and excels in commercial disputes.
Veil Jourde sees four practitioners noted in this chapter.
Jean Veil enjoys a strong reputation for his three decades of experience litigating in complex commercial disputes.
Eric Deubel regularly represents clients from a broad range of industries in high-stakes litigation and arbitration.
Denis Chemla at Allen & Overy is a top-notch practitioner, highly rated for his work on product liability disputes and securities litigation.
Jean-Yves Garaud of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton stands out as a fierce litigator who excels in white-collar disputes and bankruptcy proceedings.
Thomas Rouhette at Signature Litigation is revered for his skill and experience in international litigation relating to contractual and corporate disputes.
Weil Gotshal & Manges is home to Didier Malka, an unquestionably skilled practitioner who earns extensive recommendations for his deep expertise in post-acquisition disputes and cross-border litigation.
Jean-Pierre Martel of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe secures endorsements for his outstanding work on high-stakes commercial litigation and arbitration proceedings.
Stéphane Bonifassi with Bonifassi Avocats is widely applauded by commentators for his top-tier handling of complex business crime and fraud-related cases.
King & Spalding’s Laurent Jaeger is sought after for his adroit handling of complex commercial and investment litigation across Europe, Africa and United States.
Louis Degos from K&L Gates is a market-leading litigator with decades of experience representing big-name clients in cross-border disputes.
Stéphane Bénouville with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is identified as a standout name in the French market, excelling in post-acquisition disputes, white-collar crime and banking matters.
Dominique Mondoloni at Willkie Farr & Gallagher is singled out for his expert handling of post-M&A and white-collar crime briefs.
Grégoire Bertrou is noted as a go-to for domestic and cross-border M&A disputes.
Jacques-Antoine Robert of Simmons & Simmons is identified by market commentators as a leading litigator in the healthcare space.
Dechert’s Laurent Martinet wins high praise for his stellar work representing clients in complex international product liability and corporate disputes.
Thomas Baudesson of Clifford Chance is lauded as “a well-known litigator and white-collar crime lawyer” who “excels in complex international litigation”.