Mr Yann Aguila > Bredin Prat > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Bredin Prat
53 QUAI D'ORSAY
75007 PARIS
France
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Work Department

Public Law

Position

Partner

Career

Yann Aguila, Partner, heads the firm’s Public Law Practice. He advises on all aspects of public law and environmental law in connection with transactions and litigation.

Prior to joining Bredin Prat in 2011, he was a member of the French supreme administrative court, the Conseil d’État, since 1990, as Deputy Secretary-General (2001-2004), Commissaire du gouvernement au Conseil d’État (2004-2009) and as a judge within the Litigation Division (2009-2011). He also acted as legal adviser to the President of the Republic of Senegal (1995-2001).

He currently lectures on public law at Sciences Po and at the Paris Bar School. He is also a member of the legal think-tank, the Club des Juristes, where he chairs the Environmental Law Commission.

Languages

French, English.

Memberships

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2011

Education

He is a graduate of the high-level civil servant training institution, the École Nationale d’Administration (1990), the Institut d’études politiques of Aix-en-Provence (1986) and the University of Aix-en-Provence (Maîtrise in law, 1985).

Lawyer Rankings

France > Administrative and public law

Bredin Prat provides strategic regulatory advice to leading companies and professional bodies from various sectors, including the energy, aviation, press and digital economy sectors. The practice notably assists leading internet platforms and other clients with challenging newly adopted regulations. It is also regularly involved in high-profile M&A transactions led by the firm and assists public sector institutions with their restructuring. The practice is headed by Yann Aguila, who is ably assisted by counsel Guillaume Froger.

Paris > Droit public et administratif

Bredin Prat fournit des conseils réglementaires stratégiques à des entreprises de premier plan et des organismes professionnels spécialisés dans divers secteurs, notamment ceux de l’énergie, de l’aviation, de la presse et de l’économie numérique. L’équipe assiste notamment de grands plateformes numériques, ainsi que d’autres clients dans le lancement de recours contre de nouvelles réglementations. Elle intervient aussi régulièrement dans des opérations de fusions-acquisitions de premier plan menées par le cabinet et accompagne de grandes institutions publiques dans leur restructuration. La pratique est dirigée par Yann Aguila, qui est secondé par le counsel Guillaume Froger.