Nicolas Huc-Morel

Nicolas Huc-Morel
27, boulevard Raspail,
+33 153 594 700


Who's Who Legal France - Business Crime Defence & Investigations

Nicolas Huc-Morel, a member of the Paris bar since 2002, has since developed a renowned expertise in white collar crime and litigation, especially in the areas of tax fraud, financial and business criminal law and anti-corruption proceedings.

His clients are both individuals and corporations. As such, Nicolas Huc-Morel represents for instance major industrial French groups in cases of international corruption or money laundering, as well as French and foreign top-executive facing criminal charges in France.

Nicolas Huc-Morel and his firm have been part of many of the most significant criminal cases in France in the recent years.

As part of his expertise in criminal prevention risks, Nicolas Huc-Morel is involved in the design and implementation of compliance programmes and possesses extensive experience in the management of audits and in the prevention of criminal risks.

Besides the criminal defence before French courts, he assists high-profile clients (among whom directors, private individuals, French and foreign companies, investment funds) in cross-border proceedings (United States of America, European Union, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Brazil). Nicolas Huc-Morel and his team have developed a reputable expertise in situations of multi-jurisdictional litigations, including a recognised experience in the common law discovery proceedings.

Before joining the Paris bar, Nicolas Huc-Morel gained experience for several years at the financial investigation department. He then joined the renowned law firm Metzner Associés, managed by prominent French attorney Olivier Metzner, of which he became a partner in 2007. He co-founded his own boutique law firm with Cédric Labrousse in 2014.

He has since then regularly been ranked among Paris and France most highly regarded criminal defence attorneys.

WWL says: Nicolas Huc-Morel is a standout name in the French market highlighted for his excellent work handling corporate criminal law matters and related litigation.

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