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UGGC Avocats
75008 PARIS
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Partner at UGGC Law Firm since 2011, Philippe Hansen has expanded his practice to cover several legal fields and sectors of activity.

Early on, he focused on urban and spatial planning law, but quickly added a specialisation in public property law, to which he dedicates much of his time.

Philippe also devotes a lot of work to railway law and railway regulations.

He is also extremely active in art law, working both for public institutions, museums, art dealers and collectors.


  • Partner, UGGC Law Firm (since 2011)
  • Associate, UGGC Law Firm (2002-2008)
  • Legal consultant, Real Estate Branch Réseau Ferré de France (2000-2002)


  • French
  • English
  • Danish


  • Admitted to the Paris bar (2005)

Lawyer Rankings

France > Administrative and public law

UGGC Avocats‘ public law practice benefits from a sizable and experienced team. The firm advises both leading private operators and public sector entities. It has a wide range of expertise, spanning public economic law, regulatory, litigation, public procurement and urban planning. Recently, the team has been busy challenging new French regulations in the areas of gaming and single-use plastics before courts. The team is also regularly involved in matters concerning the railway and transport sector. It is managing several construction issues linked to new metro lines in various French cities. The practice also advises on several public procurement contracts linked to the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris, and is also knowledgeable in the field of ethics and compliance. Practice head Thierry Dal FarraPhilippe HansenFranck Lepron, Benjamin de Sevin and Edouard Caupert are the names to note.