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UGGC Avocats

47, RUE DE MONCEAU, 75008 PARIS, FRANCE
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Work +33 1 56 69 70 00
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Fax +33 01 56 69 70 71
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Web:
www.uggc.com
Brussels, Casablanca, Doha, Paris, Shanghai

France

Administrative and public law
Administrative and public law - ranked: tier 3

UGGC Avocats

UGGC Avocats'¬†experienced 12-lawyer team advises on major public procurement contracts and projects and related litigation. The practice recently assisted Conair in responding to the Home Affairs Ministry's tender offer for the acquisition of fire-fighting aircraft. The practice also represents key clients in the transport sector and advises on regulatory and other public law issues. Acting for Imperial Tobacco, the firm obtained the partial annulment of the new neutral cigarettes packaging regulation by the Conseil d'√Čtat. Another time, the practice successfully obtained recognition of the French state's ownership of fragments of Chartres Cathedral before the Paris Court of Appeal. SNCF is also a client. Practice head Thierry Dal Farra¬†is highly regarded. Other key members of the team are¬†Philippe Hansen, Franck Lepron¬†and new addition Henri Paul,¬†who joined as of counsel after serving at the Court of Auditors, bringing a deep knowledge of French administrative bodies.

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EU, competition and distribution
EU, competition and distribution - ranked: tier 4

UGGC Avocats

The senior ranks at¬†UGGC Avocats' antitrust and competition practice consist of¬†Michel Ponsard,¬†Corinne Khayat¬†and¬†Malka Marcinkowski,¬†who was recently promoted to the partnership. The team recently handled both significant contentious and advisory matters; Ponsard represented Switch in its follow-on damages claim following the regulator's decision to fine the SNCF ‚ā¨7m. In other highlights, clients instructed the group to advise on the competition aspects of the termination of distribution agreements.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 3

UGGC Avocats

UGGC Avocats's team was recently bolstered by the hire of Karine Audouze from Ogletree Deakins. The practice advises leading French and international companies, including major banks and technology corporations including McAfee. It recently handled mass redundancies and collective litigation. In other work it acted for a US client on its establishment in France and assisted another client with its exit. Sophie Uettwiller and Jennifer Carrel are other key names.

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Environment
Environment - ranked: tier 3

UGGC Avocats

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Real estate
Real estate - ranked: tier 4

UGGC Avocats

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 5

UGGC Avocats

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France: Intellectual property

Intellectual property: Trade marks and designs
Intellectual property: Trade marks and designs - ranked: tier 4

UGGC Avocats

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France: Private equity

Private equity: venture/growth capital
Private equity: venture/growth capital - ranked: tier 3

UGGC Avocats

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