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Bredin Prat
75007 PARIS
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Éric Dezeuze, Partner, is a member of the Litigation team. He has intensive experience in corporate litigation and white-collar criminal defence, advising companies and their senior executives in connection with criminal proceedings before the courts and market authorities.

He has written numerous articles on criminal and corporate law.


French, English, Italian.


Admitted to the Paris Bar in 1987


He is a graduate of the University of Aix-en-Provence Law School (DEA in criminal studies, 1986).

Lawyer Rankings

France > Compliance

Bredin Prat advises on anti-corruption and duty of vigilance compliance work. The team assists with the setting up of compliance programmes and conducts compliance due diligence audits during M&A transactions. Other work includes acting for clients facing AFA-led investigations, including assisting a French company before the AFA enforcement committee. White-collar criminal law specialists Eric Dezeuze and Guillaume Pellegrin are the practice heads.

France > Dispute resolution: Stock market litigation

(Leading individuals)

Eric DezeuzeBredin Prat

Bredin Prat is able to provide a full range of litigation expertise when it comes to publicly listed companies. The firm is one of the few references in France for public takeover battles and also provides strategic advice on top governance issues and acts for leading companies and individuals facing AMF investigations concerning market abuse allegations (insider trading, financial communications). The team includes litigators Jean-Daniel BretznerFlorian Bouaziz  and Ève Duminy; as well as white-collar experts Eric Dezeuze and Guillaume Pellegrin. Corporate partners Sébastien Prat and Didier Martin are also top names in the field.

France > Dispute resolution: White-collar crime

(Hall of Fame)

Eric DezeuzeBredin Prat

Bredin Prat is a leading name in the field and has a strong market share of high-profile cases. It is notably involved in high-stakes tax fraud cases but also handles international fraud, bribery and corruption cases. The firm is also defending a company accused by an NGO of crimes against humanity. The practice also manages industrial accident cases, notably in the automobile, rail and food sectors. Clients include companies and individuals. Eric Dezeuze  and Guillaume Pellegrin are the practice heads.