Firm Profile > UGGC Avocats > Paris, France

UGGC Avocats
47, RUE DE MONCEAU
75008 PARIS
France

Administrative and public law Tier 3

UGGC Avocats has a strong 13-lawyer team whose expertise is particularly sought after for public law contracts and public infrastructure projects. The firm is appointed by the French state, governmental entities and state-owned companies, as well as prominent cultural institutions and private contractors and operators. The firm is notably advising on several landmark transport projects including the Grand Paris Express and the new Lyon-Turin rail tunnel projects. It is also assisting the French State and the Ministry of Culture with the Notre-Dame rehabilitation project. Finally, the scope of expertise is large and also spans urban planning law and regulatory work. The highly regarded Thierry Dal Farra is in charge. Also involved are Philippe Hansen and Franck LepronEvguenia Dereviankine joined PARME Avocats in January 2020.

Key clients

French Ministry of Culture

Château de Versailles Public Entity

Banque de France

SNCF Group

SEITA-Imperial Tobacco

Transdev

Spie Batignolles

Conair Group Inc.

Saint Gobain

Cité de la Musique – Philharmonie

Employment Tier 3

UGGC Avocats provides general employment law guidance to leading French and international companies, including major luxury good brands, hotels and banks, as well as to smaller companies. The 11-lawyer team notably advises on the implementation of mass redundancy plans, negotiation of working time schemes and on the establishment of a CSE work council. It also handles litigation and assists in the context of the hiring and departure of high-level officers. Sophie Uettwiller is in charge. Jennifer Carrel and Karine Audouze are the other two key members.

Testimonials

‘The team is highly available and provides great follow up.’

‘The firm has high-level expertise. The team is very professional, shows great client care, and high responsiveness.’

‘Sophie Uettwiller provides great quality work. She understands strategic matters at stake, beyond the strict legal issues. She is highly convincing and hard-working.’

Private equity: venture/growth capital Tier 3

UGGC Avocats

Key clients

Alliance Entreprendre

BPIfrance (French Public Bank)

Advent France Biotechnoly

EDF Pulse Croissance

Caisse des dépôts et consignations (CDC)

Isatis Capital

Entrepreneur Venture

Intellectual property: Trade marks and designs Tier 4

UGGC Avocats

Key clients

Consorts Giacometti / Berthoud

Jean Paul Gaultier

Crédit Agricole Immobilier

Colas

Anne Frank Fonds

Johnson Outdoors

Arthurimmo

ESMOD

Paylead

Real estate Tier 4

UGGC Avocats

Key clients

AB SAGAX

CARLYLE REAL ESTATE

RED TREE CAPITAL

SNCF

The French State

EU, competition and distribution Tier 5

UGGC Avocats

Key clients

CAISSE DES DEPÔTS ET CONSIGNATIONS

CAFOM

CA ANIMATION GROUP (GRAND SALOIR SAINT NICOLAS, SAPRESTI TRAITEUR, LES MONTS DE LA ROCHE)

UNIKALO

SOLINEST

BPIFRANCE INVESTISSEMENTS and VALLOUREC TUBES

SWITCH

ASTON

GIFAS

LEICHEM

FIAT FRANCE/CHRYLSER FRANCE