Mr Thomas LAFFARGUE > Earth Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Earth Avocats
20 rue Quentin Bauchart
75008 Paris
France

Work Department

Mobility, transport, energy, environment

Position

Partner

Head of the mobility and transport division

Co-head of the energy division

Career

Lawyer at the Paris Bar since 2005, Thomas Laffargue has been a partner at Earth Avocats since 2011.

Thomas Laffargue works for private and public operators mainly in the transport, energy, water, waste and defense sectors. He also advises private, foreign and French operators who wish to participate in procurement procedures or who wish to increase their chances of success in public procurement.

Thomas Laffargue is known for his availability, his willingness to solve his clients’ problems and for determining “tailor-made” and operational solutions.

For example, he recently advised:

  • Union Française des Transporteurs (SNCF, RATP, etc.);
  • Union Française des Aéroports;
  • Airports of Guadeloupe;
  • Bolloré Group;
  • IDEX Energies;
  • Transdev Group

Thomas Laffargue also works with Latham & Watkins on M&A due diligence.

Languages

French, English and Spanish

Education

DESS droit public économique, Université Paris Panthéon-Sorbonne

DEA droit de l’entreprise, Université Paris-Dauphine

Diplomé de l’Institut de droit public des affaires

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Droit public et administratif

Earth Avocats est une boutique spécialisée en droit public qui rassemble une trentaine d’avocats. Le cabinet assiste une clientèle publique et privée, dont de nombreux hôpitaux publics. Le champ d’expertises est large et recouvre notamment les problématiques de projets et de contrats publics. L’équipe est emmenée par huit associés ; Yves-René Guillou, Thomas Laffargue, Florence David, Bruno Kern et Benoît Perrineau qui a rejoint le cabinet en 2020 ; ainsi que par Véronique Vanden Hacker et François Viseur   qui exercent tous les deux à partir du bureau de Bruxelles.