Mr Romain BRUILLARD > Preel Hecquet Payet-Godel PHPG Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Preel Hecquet Payet-Godel PHPG Avocats
75116 PARIS

Work Department

Construction law

Civil liability law

Contract law

Industrial Risks




Former lecturer in securities at the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

Former lawyer at SCP BORE et SALVE DE BRUNETON, Supreme Court Lawyers


French and English


Member of the AMRAE (Association for Risk Management and Company Insurances – AMRAE)


Post-graduate degree of general private law (University of Paris II Panthéon Assas, 2010-2011, under the direction of the Professor Yves Lequette)

Master in Private law (University of Paris II Panthéon Assas, 2009-2010)

Lawyer Rankings

France > Construction

(Next Generation Partners)

Romain Bruillard  – Preel Hecquet Payet-Godel PHPG Avocats

Focusing on construction and insurance, Preel Hecquet Payet-Godel PHPG Avocats‘s ‘construction team possesses a solid understanding of the client’s needs and business’. Jean-Baptiste Payet-Godel, Françoise Hecquet and Jean-Marie Préel are the co-founders of the firm. Françoise Hecquet has extensive experience working for insurance companies and insured companies, primarily on civil liability and construction cases. Jean-Baptiste Payet Godel is likewise a name to note for civil liability. Expert in insurance, Charlotte Roger regularly advises construction companies and their insurers. Romain Bruillard was made partner in mid-2020. Counsel Cécile Tiberghien ‘is a skilled advisor and litigator’. Jean-Marie Préel has retired from the partnership but is still active as a counsel.

Paris > Construction

(Les grands avocats de demain)

Romain Bruillard  – Preel Hecquet Payet-Godel PHPG Avocats

Boutique Preel Hecquet Payet-Godel PHPG Avocats has strong know-how in the field of construction and insurance and is consequently often retained to handle damage construction claims, frequently involving court-ordered surveys. It acts for a broad range of clients, including numerous contractors and engineering companies, as well as insurers. The firm deals with construction issues regarding public and private sector buildings, infrastructures and industrial plants. Other work includes several matters relating to fire and explosion events and matters concerning public infrastructure such as hospitals, water canal and road construction projects. The practice is co-headed by Jean-Baptiste Payet-Godel, Françoise Hecquet, insurance expert Charlotte Roger and Romain Bruillard who was promoted to partner in July 2020. Of counsels Jean-Marie Preel and Cécile Tiberghien also contribute.

Boutique axée sur les secteurs de la construction et des assurances,  Preel Hecquet Payet-Godel PHPG Avocats ‘répond d’une solide compréhension des besoins et de l’activité de ses clients’. L’effectif comprend les associés cofondateurs du cabinet : Jean-Baptiste Payet-Godel qui est expert en matière de responsabilité civile,  Françoise Hecquet  qui assiste des compagnies d’assurances et des assurés en matière de responsabilité civile et de construction, et Jean-Marie Préel (counsel). Contribuent également : l’experte en droit des assurances  Charlotte Roger qui conseille des entreprises du BTP et leurs assureurs;  Romain Bruillard  qui a été nommé associé en 2020; et la counsel Cécile Tiberghien qui ‘est talentueuse en conseil comme au contentieux’.