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Vogel & Vogel
30 AVENUE D'IÉNA
75116 PARIS
France
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Work Department

EU, Competition & Distribution

Position

Founding Partner specialized in Economic Law (French and European Competition, Distribution and Consumer Law). Joseph Vogel advises undertakings in the field of Economic law at both the European and French levels. Joseph Vogel handles actions based on article 101 or 102 of the Treaty, merger notifications to the Merger Task Force, competition cases before the Commission, the General Court of the European Union and the Court of Justice of the European Union and advises on all issues linked to the validity and performance of exclusive distribution agreements, franchise or agency contracts including where necessary subsequent litigation.

Career

Valedictorian of the Ecole de Formation des Avocats in 1985 (Professional Legal Training College); Admitted to the Paris bar in 1985, and to the New York bar in 1990; Banque Paribas (1984-85) and Tomasi & Partners (1985). Creation of the firm Vogel & Vogel with his brother, Louis Vogel (1990).

Languages

French – English – German.

Memberships

Member of the American Bar Association; Member of the Franco-German Lawyers Association; Member of the Franco-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Member of Deutscher Anwaltverein; Member of the Union of European Lawyers (UEL); Member of the Collège de droit économique (College of Economic Law); Member of the Association française d’étude de la concurrence (AFEC) (French Association for Competition Studies); Member of the board of directors of the Association des avocats pratiquant le droit de la concurrence (Association of Lawyers Practicing Competition Law).

Education

Masters (D.E.A) in business law (1983); Masters-level diploma in accounting (1983); Graduate of the Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) (1982); Graduate of the Institut d’Etudes Politiques of Paris (1980).

Leisure

Joseph Vogel enjoys running, reading geopolitical strategy and comic books and detective novels, and watching American western films in his spare time.

Lawyer Rankings

France > EU, competition and distribution

(Leading individuals)

Joseph VogelVogel & Vogel

Boutique firm Vogel & Vogel remains an authority in the field, advising major multinationals on a broad span of competition, regulation and distribution issues. Such matters include state aid, merger control, cartels, restrictive practices, abuse of dominance, private enforcement and dawn raids. Joseph Vogel, co-founder of the firm alongside Louis Vogel, leads the antitrust group, and specialises in high-profile mergers in TV and media. Juliette Blouet handles antitrust telecoms, while Fernanda De Abreu heads the media division. Laurence Boudailliez and Cécile Assémat manage the supply and distribution side. Julia Coste assists with merger control and acquisition matters in the automotive and retail industries. In addition, the team’s work spans the aerospace and energy sectors.

Paris > Droit européen, concurrence et distribution

(Les grands avocats du marché)

Joseph VogelVogel & Vogel

Vogel & Vogel est une référence indiscutable dans son domaine. La boutique conseille de grandes multinationales dans le traitement d’une large gamme de dossiers touchant à la réglementation, au droit concurrence et au droit de la distribution. L’équipe intervient notamment dans des affaires d’aides d’état, des opérations de concentration, ainsi que dans des procédures de cartel, de pratiques restrictives et d’abus de position dominante, et des recours indemnitaires. Elle accompagne aussi ses clients lors de visites et saisies. La pratique est codirigée par le duo fondateur du cabinet éponyme : Louis Vogel et  Joseph Vogel . Ce dernier supervise la pratique antitrust et dispose d’une grande expérience des dossiers de concentration à forts enjeux dans les secteurs de l’audiovisuel et des médias.  Juliette Blouet traite des affaires antitrust dans les télécoms, tandis que Fernanda De Abreu dirige le groupe médias du cabinet.  Laurence Boudailliez et  Cécile Assémat interviennent dans les secteurs de la distribution. Julia Coste s’illustre dans des dossiers de concentration relativement aux secteurs de l’automobile et de la vente. Enfin, le cabinet se voit aussi confier des dossiers en rapport avec les secteurs de l’aérospatiale et de l’énergie.