Firm Profile > Deprez Guignot Associés > Paris, France
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21 RUE CLÉMENT MAROT
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Representing food manufacturers and leading supermarket brands, Deprez Guignot Associés leads a balanced food practice, with capabilities in both regulatory and litigious work. Jean-Christophe André leads the department and is highly regarded for his work on regulatory and distribution law. The firm also has significant IP capabilities; founding partner Pierre Deprez in particular is a name to note in this area.
Deprez Guignot Associés is particularly focused on litigation, representing several international marketing groups including Omnicom and Ogilvy. Managing partners Pierre Deprez, Vincent Fauchoux and Philippe Bonnet are all highly experienced in this field.
Deprez Guignot Associés acts as strategic adviser to some of France's largest broadcasters such as Groupe M6 and RTL, and also has a strong presence in the radio space where it represents two leading stations. As well as IP, IT, and contractual matters which make up the bulk of its work, the practice also works on significant transactions in the sector. By way of example, the team advised Groupe M6 on the establishment of a joint-venture subscription-video-on-demand (SVOD) platform, in conjunction with the three major domestic TV channels. The practice is jointly led by Pierre Deprez, Frédéric Dumont, Philippe Bonnet and Vincent Fauchoux.
Frédéric Dumont and Vincent Fauchoux at Deprez Guignot Associés regularly advise clients in the luxury goods sector on distribution, competition and IP law matters. The team is equally capable on the contentious side, as shown through its role as counsel to L'Oreal in litigation regarding the launch of new eco-friendly products.
Deprez Guignot Associés > Firm Profile
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.
|Jean-Christophe André||Associé, co-dirige le pôle Droit Economique||View Profile|
|Philippe Bonnet||Associé, co-dirige le pôle Droit Economique||View Profile|
|Jean-Daniel Bouhenic||Associé||View Profile|
|Aurélie Brégou||Associée||View Profile|
|Laurent Carrié||Associé Co-gérantDirige le Pôle Droit Social||View Profile|
|Pierre Deprez||Associé FondateurIl co-dirige les Pôles Droit Economique et IP-IT / Média||View Profile|
|Frédéric Dumont||AssociéIl co-dirige le département IP-IT / Média||View Profile|
|Vincent Fauchoux||Associé co-dirigeant Co-dirige le Pôle IP/IT & Media||View Profile|
|Olivier Guidoux||AssociéDirige le Pôle Contentieux des affaires||View Profile|
|Grégoire Guignot||AssociéCo-dirige le Pôle Corporate / M&A||View Profile|
|Ana Paula Reis Lopes||AssociéeCo-dirige le Pôle Corporate / M&A||View Profile|