Firm Profile > Wilhelm & Associés > Paris, France

Wilhelm & Associés
70 BOULEVARD DE COURCELLES
75017 PARIS
France

Media and entertainment: Television/radio Tier 1

Wilhelm & Associés provides 'clear and workable' solutions to high-profile domestic media groups, counting Canal+  and Banijay. Among some of the contentious matters undertaken by the team, a highlight includes representing Canal+ in proceedings against the European Commission's decision to allow cross-border access to pay-TV. The practice also has a strong track record in antitrust, an area in which department-head Pascal Wilhelm is described as 'particularly skilled'. Counsel Emilie Dumur is another key name in the group, also specialising in competition matters, having worked on cases involving European, distribution and consumer law.

Practice head(s):

Other key lawyers:

Emilie Dumur

Testimonials

The team is able to deal with a diverse range of legal problems, always providing clear and workable solutions.

Pascal Wilhelm has a total understanding of the sector, with particular skill in competition matters.

Key clients

GROUPE CANAL +

BANIJAY

CANAL + INTERNATIONAL

BETCLIC

GROUPE TELFRANCE

LA CHOSE

AMADEUS

FLEURUS PRESSE

EU, competition and distribution Tier 3

Wilhelm & Associés has a  strong history in competition matters in the media and retail sectors. The team frequently represents leading domestic players and acts in a number of high-profile ongoing cases. Practice head Pascal Wilhelm regularly acts for media, distribution, and online gaming clients in merger control and litigation. Counsel Emilie Dumur is another key contact. The team is also experienced in merger control and competition litigation at both the French and European levels.

Practice head(s):

Pascal Wilhelm

Other key lawyers:

Emilie Dumur

Testimonials

The team has in-depth knowledge of distribution circles, is expert in restrictive practices, and has a good knowledge of competition law.’

Key clients

Mobilux Group

Banijay Group

GROUPE CANAL +

CANAL + INTERNATIONAL

Betclic Everest Group

Groupe FNAC Darty

Amadeus

General Import

Leroy Merlin

Zadig & Voltaire

Nuxe

Douglas – Nocibe

Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation Tier 4

Wilhelm & Associés

Practice head(s):

Pascal Wilhelm

Testimonials

The team is very responsive and very practical.’

‘Pascal Wilhelm; Emilie Dumur  and Stéphanie Cohen are very responsive.’

‘The team led by Pascal Wilhelm is remarkably efficient.’

‘Pascal Wilhelm is a great professional who always demonstrates a great capacity for technical and tactical imagination.’

Key clients

BETCLIC

GROUPE CANAL +

FNAC DARTY

MAD ATELIER

ZADIG & VOLTAIRE

NUXE

ODAS

CARREFOUR

BUT

AMPLEGEST

CARDIFF CITY FOOTBALL CLUB

Administrative and public law Tier 5

Wilhelm & Associés

Practice head(s):

Marie-Anne Renaux; Delphine d’Albert des Essarts

Testimonials

Excellent firm in the field of town planning (under the leadership of Me Marie-Anne Renaux), including administrative authorisations to build and authorisations for commercial exploitation. Excellent responsiveness and good advice.’

‘The availability and quality of advice of Marie-Anne Renaux is very good. Her associate Inès de Cirugeda is very proactive and they work very well as a team.’

‘Excellent knowledge of the real estate sector, its challenges and public players. The firm’s analysis is always fair, relevant and error-free, while problems may have been encountered with other firms. The firm is competent both in advice and in litigation.’

‘The personality and excellence of Me d’Albert des Essarts, who is always personally and fully involved in her files, impress. She is inventive and innovative in her proposals. Her analysis of risks and chances of success of a procedure is without comparison among her peers.’

‘Extremely serious and responsive firm.’

‘ Accessible, reactivity and professionalism.’

‘ Responsiveness, rigour and availability seem to be the three key words governing their mode of operation.’

‘Great listening skills, as well as pragmatism and rigour Their analysis allows rapid and serene decision-making.’

‘Marie-Anne Renaux is a specialist in commercial development.’

Key clients

FREY

LEROY MERLIN

COSTCO

ARIZONA INVESTISSEMENT

CEETRUS

IKEA

LECLERC (AGNEAUX DISTRIBUTION)

SUPER U (CODIM)

SUPER U (AU MARCHE DES DRUIDES)

WELDOM

HYPER U (PACA PARTICIPATIONS)

MCARTHURGLEN

FINANCIERE APSYS

KINEPOLIS

MEGARAMA

BRICOMAN

EIC TRANSACTIONS

MONOPRIX

An independent firm founded by Pascal Wilhelm in 1995, Wilhelm & Associés is recognized for its high level of expertise in its specific areas of practice.

For twenty years, the partners have chosen to take an integrated approach in developing their practices and professional activities in order to provide optimal quality and fluidity in their services, while maintaining the firm’s distinct identity.

The firm is organized by practice areas specialized in communications law, competition and distribution law, urban planning, particularly commercial law, and real estate.

Personalized service, highly responsive, seeking excellence, are the guiding principles which allow the firm to provide clients analysis, advice and strategies tailored to their issues. An extensive network of referral law firms, professors and consultants regularly contribute to the firm’s work.

This model allows both the firm and its partners to be regularly cited amongst the top French and European specialists in their respective practice areas.

Department Name Email Telephone
Competition and antitrust Pascal WILHELM pwilhelm@wilhelmassocies.com +33 1 53 93 92 30
Competition and antitrust Emilie DUMUR edumur@wilhelmassocies.com +33 1 53 93 92 30
Business and corporate law Pascal WILHELM pwilhelm@wilhelmassocies.com +33 1 53 93 92 30
Business and corporate law Stéphanie COEN scoen@wilhelmassocies.com +33 1 53 93 92 30
Media and entertainment Pascal WILHELM pwilhelm@wilhelmassocies.com +33 1 53 93 92 30
Media and entertainment Emilie DUMUR edumur@wilhelmassocies.com +33 1 53 93 92 30
Intellectual property Pascal WILHELM pwilhelm@wilhelmassocies.com +33 1 53 93 92 30
Intellectual property Emilie DUMUR edumur@wilhelmassocies.com +33 1 53 93 92 30
Administrative and public law Marie-Anne RENAUX marenaux@wilhelmassocies.com +33 1 53 93 92 30
Administrative and public law Delphine d'ALBERT des ESSARTS ddesessarts@wilhelmassocies.com +33 1 53 93 92 30
Real estate Delphine d'ALBERT des ESSARTS ddesessarts@wilhelmassocies.com +33 1 53 93 92 30
Photo Name Position Profile
 Stéphanie Coen photo Stéphanie Coen Counsel
 Emilie DUMUR photo Emilie DUMUR Counsel
 Delphine D’ALBERT DES ESSARTS photo Delphine D’ALBERT DES ESSARTS Partner
 Marie-Anne RENAUX  photo Marie-Anne RENAUX Partner
 Pascal WILHELM photo Pascal WILHELM Managing partner
Number of lawyers : 17
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