Mr Michel DEBROUX > DS Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

DS Avocats
6 RUE DURET
75116 PARIS
France

Work Department

Position

Partner

Career

Michel Debroux is a member of the Brussels and Paris bars, whose practice of French and EU competition law spans over 23 years. He focuses in particular on telecommunications, energy, chemicals, media, and paper industries. Specialized in state aid, merger control, antitrust litigation and compliance, Michel acts as both counsellor and litigator, and he regularly intervenes in front of French and EU authorities and courts.

Languages

French, English, Dutch

Education

– Swearing in 1993 (Brussels) and 2003 (Paris)

– Post-Graduate Diploma in EC Competition Law, King’s College London, 2000

– Bachelor’s degree (equivalent DEA) in law, cum laude, specializing in economic and social law, University of Louvain (Belgium), 1992

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Droit européen, concurrence et distribution

DS Avocats est impliqué dans plusieurs affaires au long cours, en matière de pratiques anticoncurrentielles et d’aides d’état, pour le compte d’entreprises françaises. Le cabinet a récemment accompagné un client faisant l’objet d’une visite et saisie de l’Autorité française de la Concurrence. Le cabinet traite également des dossiers de concentration. La pratique est dirigé par Xavier Lacaze, qui est entouré de Michel DebrouxRomain BourgadeFabrice van Cauwelaert et Sandra Dorizon.

France > EU, competition and distribution

DS Avocats handles a series of long-term domestic antitrust and state aid cases on behalf of French companies. More recently, the group also advised a client facing dawn raid investigations by the French Competition Authority. The practice also deals with merger control work. Xavier Lacaze is in charge. Also involved are Michel Debroux, Romain Bourgade, Fabrice van Cauwelaert and Sandra Dorizon.