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Yann Colin

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Franklin

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Litigation - Arbitration

Position

Partner

Career

Yann leads our Litigation & Arbitration team. He brings clients more than 30 years of experience in all areas of disputes and has particular strengths in TMT/IP. He has an impressive cross-border track record in disputes and works with French and global private and public entities.

Education

University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas: B.A. (Maîtrise) in Private Law Paris Bar, 1979


France: Dispute resolution

Dispute resolution: commercial litigation

Within: Dispute resolution: commercial litigation

Franklin is highly active in the telecoms sector, where the firm is handling high-stakes financial cases opposing telecoms operators. The five-lawyer team also deals with commercial litigation and shareholders’ conflicts, and is representing a French company in mass disputes with consumers. French and international companies are clients. Yann Colin heads the team, which also includes of counsel Vincent Pecastaing.

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France: Industry focus

Industry focus: IT, telecoms and the internet

Within: Industry focus: IT, telecoms and the internet

The IT team at Franklin recently acted for major corporates on the negotiation of IT procurement contracts with leading technology companies and service providers, while maintaining its strong presence in the telecoms space. A cross-disciplinary team including Jérôme Michel, Julie Catala Marty, Christian Sauer, Kai Völpel  and Magali Masson advised a longstanding client in the telecoms space on a number of matters, including a major restructuring of its media content division, merger filings and a number of asset disposals. On the contentious side, Yann Colin is currently representing one of the main French telecoms players in a range of commercial litigation proceedings, including a high-profile contractual dispute with a well-known competitor. In other highlights, the firm's enviable client base appointed the team to advise on licensing deals, corporate transactions, antitrust compliance and data privacy issues.

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