Mr Bertrand POTOT > DS Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

DS Avocats
6 RUE DURET
75116 PARIS
France
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Work Department

Position

Partner

Career

Highly experienced in commercial litigation, Bertrand Potot has developped DS Avocats’ interest in the new economy by advising major stakeholders in the telecommunications, new technologies and information industry sectors regarding all the legal and judicial debates in this field. He has also developed a recognized expertise in the area of databases and regularly speaks on all legal aspects of advertising.

Languages

French, English

Education

– Certificate of Aptitude to the Profession of Lawyer (CAPA) – 1984

– DEA under private law (Paris V) – 1982

– Institute of Judicial Studies (Paris V)

Lawyer Rankings

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

DS Avocats assemble une équipe d’une douzaine d’avocats qui agissent pour le compte de grands groupes, notamment spécialisés dans les secteurs des télécoms et de l’énergie. Le cabinet a récemment obtenu un important succès en appel pour son client EDF dans un litige aux enjeux majeurs et âprement disputé. La base de clientèle inclut des entreprises internationales, des banques et des assureurs. Orange est un client fidèle. La pratique est dirigée par Marie-Christine Mergny, qui est entourée de Bertrand PototXavier LacazeArnaud ConstantGuillaume Selnet et Romain Bourgade. Sandra Dorizon a quitté le cabinet.

France > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

DS Avocats‘ 13-lawyer team regularly acts for some of France’s leading companies, notably in the telecoms and energy industries. The firm recently obtained a major success before the appeal court for key client EDF in a highly fought and high stakes dispute with Engie. Other key clients include Orange, as well as international companies, banks and insurers. Marie-Christine Mergny heads the practice. Also involved are Bertrand Potot, Xavier Lacaze, Arnaud Constant, Guillaume Selnet and Romain Bourgade. Sandra Dorizon left the firm.