Jean-Luc Soulier > Soulier Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Soulier Avocats
50 AVENUE DE WAGRAM
75017 PARIS
France

Work Department

Corporate / M&A ; Litigation & Arbitration; Environnment, International Contracts

Position

Senior Partner

Career

Jean-Luc is the managing partner of the Firm. He obtained an LL.M from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and worked as a foreign associate in the New York- based law firm Sullivan & Cromwell in the early 1980’s before getting back to France and developing the international practice of the Firm.

Jean-Luc has over 30 years’ experience in providing guidance and counseling to French and foreign listed and unlisted corporate clients operating in a wide range of sectors with respect to their operations and business dealings in France and Europe. His practice covers M&As and international corporate transactions, international contracts, competition & antitrust law as well as international litigation and arbitration. He also provides legal advice to associations, foundations and endowment funds.

Jean-Luc Soulier served as Director of the World Law Group and President of the World Law Group Marketing Committee from 2003 to 2005 and acts as ICC arbitrator since 2003. He is a member of several professional associations and the author, co-author or co-editor of numerous national and international publications.

Languages

French and English

Memberships

  • International Bar Association
  • American Chamber of Commerce in France
  • International Association of Defense Counsels
  • Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle
  • LES France
  • Association Française des Investisseurs en Capital

Education

  • LL.M, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1980
  • Master of Law, University Lyon III, 1977

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Environnement

Soulier Avocats est recommandé pour ses compétences croisées en matière d’environnement, de santé publique, d’hygiène et de sécurité. L’équipe de trois avocats conseille de grands groupes industriels et chimiques. Elle possède une solide expertise concernant les problématiques complexes de réglementation de produits chimiques. Le cabinet intervient en conseil et en contentieux, devant les tribunaux administratifs, commerciaux, civils et pénaux. Le cabinet est en charge de plusieurs dossiers complexes dans le secteur agrochimique, et traite des problématiques de sites classés et de pollution. Jean-Luc Soulier dirige la pratique, et peut compter sur le soutien de Laure Marolleau qui a été promue associée.