Ms Eve Duminy > Bredin Prat > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Bredin Prat
53 QUAI D'ORSAY
75007 PARIS
France
Eve Duminy photo

Work Department

Litigation

Position

Associate

Career

Eve Duminy, Associate, is a member of the Litigation team. She assists and represents companies and their senior executives in connection with civil, commercial and criminal proceedings.

Languages

French, English, Spanish

Memberships

Admitted to the Paris bar in 2009 and to the New York bar in 2008

Education

Eve is a graduate of Columbia University School of Law (LL.M., 2008), the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (Postgraduate degree in English and North-American Business Law, 2007 ; Master’s degree in business law, 2006), and ESCP-EAP (Degree in Management, 2006).

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Résolution des litiges > Contentieux boursier

Bredin Prat dispose d’une grande renommée en matière de contentieux boursier et de litiges portant sur des sociétés cotées. Ainsi, le cabinet a récemment assuré la défense d’une  entreprise de premier plan dans le cadre de procédures engagées par des actionnaires minoritaires, visant à remettre en cause une opération de fusions-acquisitions approuvée par l’Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF). Il agit également en défense de plusieurs sociétés ou de leurs dirigeants dans le cadre d’enquêtes menées par l’AMF, relativement à des accusations de délits d’initiés ou de communication d’informations trompeuses. Eric Dezeuze, Didier Martin et Sébastien Prat, ainsi que Jean-Daniel Bretzner et Ève Duminy sont les principaux intervenants.

Bredin Prat has extensive experience in stock market and listed companies’ litigation. Among the group’s high-profile cases are defences of leading companies facing proceedings launched by minority shareholders challenging a significant M&A transactions approved by the French securities regulator (AMF) and a number of matters involving the defence of companies or their high-level executives facing AMF investigations pertaining to insider trading and communication of misleading information allegations. Eric Dezeuze, senior partner Didier Martin and Sébastien Prat as well as litigators Jean-Daniel Bretzner and Ève Duminy are the key contacts.

Paris > Résolution des litiges > Contentieux commercial et de droit des sociétés

(Les grands avocats de demain)

Ève DuminyBredin Prat

Les plus grandes entreprises françaises et internationales confient à Bredin Prat  leurs affaires les plus complexes et les plus déterminantes. L’équipe gère un volant de dossiers élevé, recouvrant des problématiques commerciales, financières, industrielles et de droit des sociétés de premier plan. Le cabinet est particulièrement réputé pour sa grande expertise dans le traitement des conflits d’actionnaires et des contentieux liés aux fusions-acquisitions – il est en charge de plusieurs affaires en cours particulièrement emblématiques. Dans le domaine commercial, le cabinet est régulièrement impliqué dans des litiges voyant s’affronter de grandes entreprises. Il est également mandaté pour traiter des dossiers à forts enjeux, nécessitant une maîtrise de problématiques réglementaires et commerciales complexes. Il assure ainsi la défense d’Airbnb dans plusieurs litiges intentés par la Ville de Paris et des professionnels de l’hôtellerie, qui ont notamment donné lieu à une saisine de la Cour Européenne de Justice. Enfin, l’équipe traite également plusieurs contentieux en lien avec des dossiers de restructuration financière et de procédures collectives. La pratique est codirigée par  Jean-Daniel Bretzner, Florian BouazizSébastien Prat et Eve Duminy.

France > Dispute resolution: Stock market litigation

Bredin Prat ’s practice needs little introduction. The firm defended its position as one of the most established firms in the market with its lead role in the Suez-Veolia headline stock market battle and its involvement in Covéa’s failed bid on Scor. The practice is also a reference for high-level listed company governance issues and for stock market abuse investigations. It is currently defending many listed companies as well as companies’ directors and investment funds in investigations led by the French stock market regulator (AMF) concerning false information and insider trader accusations. The team unites top litigators Jean-Daniel Bretzner, Florian Bouaziz  and Ève Duminy with white-collar experts Eric Dezeuze and Guillaume Pellegrin.

France > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

(Next Generation Partners)

Ève DuminyBredin Prat

Leading French business firm Bredin Prat is a staple name on the market for litigation work. Building on the firm’s first-class M&A capabilities, the litigation team naturally handles the largest M&A-related disputes, especially in the field of high-profile publicly listed transactions. The practice notably played a front role in the handling of the Suez-Veolia M&A battle. The team’s impressive credentials also earns it mandates in highly sensitive shareholder and governance conflicts pertaining to top companies. Besides corporate litigation, the practice is retained by the largest French and international corporations to assist with their most strategic cases, handling commercial and liability litigation, as well as proceedings mixing civil, criminal, regulatory or major international aspects. For instance, the practice successfully defended a client before French courts in a strategic liability case relating to the use of the ‘agent orange’ chemical gas during the Vietnam war. The practice is co-headed by Jean-Daniel BretznerFlorian BouazizSébastien Prat and Eve Duminy; as well as by Didier Martin, who primarily acts in stock-market litigation, and by white-collar crime star Eric Dezeuze. Calmann Bellity, Aurélie Patrelle and Tom Vauthier made counsel in January 2021.