Firm Profile > Deprez Guignot Associés > Paris, France

Deprez Guignot Associés
75008 PARIS

Industry focus: Food Tier 1

Deprez Guignot Associés has a high-profile client base comprising leading supermarket brands and food manufacturers. Jean-Christophe André is highly specialised in the field and advises clients on regulatory and distribution law issues. Litigation is also dealt with. The practice recently handled work regarding pricing and supply issues and was involved in a regulatory dispute pertaining to food additive issues. IP expertise is also available.

Media and entertainment: Advertising Tier 1

Deprez Guignot Associés assists a major TV broadcaster, a leading internet search engine and several advertising agencies. The practice mainly handles litigation. Pierre Deprez and Frédéric Dumont are the key contacts.

Media and entertainment: Television/radio Tier 1

Deprez Guignot Associés is longstanding adviser to M6, one of France's main media groups and TV broadcasters. The firm recently handled strategic matters for M6, including advising on the creation of the new joint venture video-on-demand platform called Salto. The practice also advised two major radio stations. IP, IT, contract and commercial issues are also dealt with. Pierre Deprez, Frédéric Dumont and Philippe Bonnet are the key contacts. Guillaume Deglaire left for Harper Avocats in 2019.

Industry focus: Luxury goods Tier 2

Deprez Guignot Associés provides IP, competition and distribution law expertise to several leading French and European luxury fashion houses and hotels. Frédéric Dumont and Vincent Fauchoux are the key contacts.

The firm: Deprez Guignot Associes was founded in 1987 by Pierre Deprez and Michel Guignot. Michel has developed the practice in corporate law (merger and acquisitions and private equity) whereas Pierre was initially focused on media and advertising law. Since then, the firm has grown and through its 11 partners it has developed highly reputed practices which cover most of its French and international clients’ needs.


Areas of practice: Deprez Guignot & Associés covers most business law practices. The firm is well-known for its IP/IT/media and advertising practice, headed by Pierre Deprez, Vincent Fauchoux, Frédéric Dumont, Aurélie Brégou and Jean-Daniel Bouhenic.

The firm works for major French and international companies in the areas of internet (search engines, social media), TV, press, advertising, fashion and luxury. The firm does copyright, design, trade mark infringement, unfair competition as well as press litigation (defamation, denigration), advertising and data privacy. The firm has a trade mark and design prosecution service called ‘HubMarques’.

Pierre Deprez, Jean-Christophe André and Philippe Bonnet run the economic law practice (competition, distribution and consumer law) which is also well-known on the French market. The firm assists major French retailers, GAFAs and TV broadcasters on their respective markets, including litigation before the French competition authority, dawn raids, etc.

Laurent Carrie have a strong and growing practice in labour law, employment law and social security law.

Finally the M&A, corporate law and private equity practice is animated by Ana-Paula Reis Lopez and Gregoire Guignot. They handle mid-cap/small-cap deals for French and international clients, providing long-term assistance for their clients in any and all of their operations.

Department Name Email Telephone
Antitrust, distribution and consumer law Pierre Deprez
IP/IT Vincent Fauchoux
IP/IT Frédéric Dumont
Photo Name Position Profile
 Jean-Christophe André  photo Jean-Christophe André Associé, co-dirige le pôle Droit Economique
 Philippe Bonnet  photo Philippe Bonnet Associé, co-dirige le pôle Droit Economique
 Jean-Daniel Bouhenic  photo Jean-Daniel Bouhenic Associé
 Aurélie Brégou  photo Aurélie Brégou Associée
 Laurent Carrié  photo Laurent Carrié Associé Co-gérantDirige le Pôle Droit Social
 Pierre Deprez photo Pierre Deprez Associé FondateurIl co-dirige les Pôles Droit Economique et IP-IT / Média
 Frédéric Dumont photo Frédéric Dumont AssociéIl co-dirige le département IP-IT / Média
 Vincent Fauchoux photo Vincent Fauchoux Associé co-dirigeant Co-dirige le Pôle IP/IT & Media
 Olivier Guidoux  photo Olivier Guidoux AssociéDirige le Pôle Contentieux des affaires
 Grégoire Guignot  photo Grégoire Guignot AssociéCo-dirige le Pôle Corporate / M&A
 Ana Paula Reis Lopes  photo Ana Paula Reis Lopes AssociéeCo-dirige le Pôle Corporate / M&A
Number of lawyers : 31