Maitre Monique Ambal > DS Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

DS Avocats
6 RUE DURET
75116 PARIS
France

Work Department

Urban planning

Position

Partner

Career

Monique Ambal provides developers (including regional authorities, public bodies, local public establishments, private development companies etc.,) with the expertise she has acquired over 32 years of advising them on setting up and implementing their projects.

Her practice focuses on choosing the appropriate urban planning procedures or permits and land strategy that tackles issues related to the public domain, defining contractual links that can be implemented between project partners, potential marketing and competition procedures, drafting, negotiating and implementing letters of intent, implementation contracts, including development concessions, mandates, etc., specifications for calls for expressions of interest or tenders, land use agreements, provisional sale and purchase agreements, off-plan and forward sales, etc., public infrastructure financing methods (development tax at enhanced rates, public-private financing agreements, mixed development zones), as well as project management processes, the creation of inter-communal structures and the transfer of know-how in the development sector, and ways to set up, transform and liquidate various private, public and mixed structures (SEMs, SPLs, SPLAs and SEMOPs).

Languages

French
English

Education

– Institut d’études internationales de Toulouse (International Trade Section), 1983
– Master’s degree in Economics and Finance, IEP Toulouse, 1983
– Master’s (maîtrise) in Private Law, University of Toulouse, 1987

Lawyer Rankings

France > Administrative and public law

DS Avocats‘ large team is able to cover a wide range of public law issues. The firm stands out through its high-level urban planning law expertise and is regularly retained by public entities and universities to assist with ambitious re-urbanisation development and modernisation projects. The team is notably advising on the development of new research centres as well as on several major urban projects in and around Paris and a new large port redevelopment project. Other work includes matters for various private sector clients, for example real estate development projects. The practice is co-headed by the Paris-based Frédéric Lévy and Lyon office managing partner Jean-Marc PoissonMonique AmbalDavid GuillotLaura Ceccarelli-Le GuenMichaël Moussault and Nathalie Sultan are also noted.

Paris > Droit public et administratif

DS Avocats est en mesure de couvrir un large éventail de problématiques de droit public. Le cabinet affiche une expertise de haut niveau en droit de l’urbanisme. Il est régulièrement sollicité par des collectivités publiques et des universités pour les accompagner dans la réalisation de projets d’aménagement et ré-urbanisation ambitieux. L’équipe intervient notamment sur le développement de centres de recherches et dans plusieurs grands projets urbains du Grand Paris. Elle est aussi impliquée dans un nouveau projet de redéveloppement d’un grand port. La pratique accompagne enfin une clientèle de sociétés privées, par exemple pour des projets de développement immobilier. La pratique est codirigée par  Frédéric Lévy et l’associé gérant du bureau de Lyon  Jean-Marc PoissonMonique AmbalDavid GuillotLaura Ceccarelli-Le GuenMichaël Moussault et Nathalie Sultan sont aussi recommandés.