Nicolas Huc-Morel is highlighted for his deep understanding of international proceedings arising out of corruption charges.
Nicolas Huc-Morel, name partner at Huc-Morel Labrousse Associes’ private practice, has developed a renowned expertise in criminal law, compliance issues, money laundering, tax fraud, anti-corruption and other corporate governance policies and procedures.
In that regard, Nicolas Huc-Morel advises high-profile clients, whether international corporations or private individuals, on multi-jurisdictional litigations. He has developed particularly reputable skills in common law discovery proceedings. He has broad experience of internal investigations and audits, aiding in the prevention of criminal risks as well as organising the implementation of regulatory procedures.
Before joining the Paris Bar in 2002, he worked alongside judges at the Financial Investigations Department for several years. He puts this experience to a great use in his regular interactions with authorities and regulators such as the Financial Prosecution Office, the European Commission and the French Anti-Corruption Agency.
After his work at the Financial Investigations Department, Nicolas Huc-Morel joined the renowned law firm Metzner Associés (managed by prominent French attorney Olivier Metzner) and became a partner in 2007. He co-founded his own private practice with Cédric Labrousse in 2014. Both have since then been regularly ranked among the most highly regarded criminal defence and investigation lawyers both in Paris and in France.