LexCase > Paris, France > Firm Profile

75002, PARIS

France > Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences Tier 2

Boutique life sciences firm LexCase handles both advisory work and litigation for pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers. The firm is known for its ‘excellent understanding of pharmaceutical regulations’. Having undertaken secondments with key players in the industry, the team has a real insight into the issues faced by their clients. The firm is assisting clients of the Conference Bleue network, comprising mostly US and Asian medical devices manufacturers with EU subsidiaries, with their endeavours to obtain marketing rights in France. Diane Bandon-Tourret handles complex regulatory issues, sanitary police decisions issues and serial product liability matters. Alain De Belenet and Raphaël Apelbaum are experts in public law.

Other key lawyers:


‘Great knowledge and expertise, and willingness to adapt to the concrete issues of the company.’

‘The quality of the legal analysis, the availability of the team, the speed of execution, the pragmatic nature of the analyses, the command of English, the teamwork stand out. Simplicity in the approach. Ability to listen and understand operational issues with business.’

‘It is a real pleasure to work with Diane Bandon-Tourret and Victoire Storksen, whatever the subject. I highly recommend this team.’

‘A very expert, pragmatic and responsive team. Adapts to changing practices with excellent interpersonal skills. A dynamic and very involved team.’

‘Diane Bandon-Tourret: great expertise in health, pharmaceutical and cosmetics law. Very good responsiveness and excellent interpersonal skills. She who knows how to surround herself with complementary skills.’

‘Excellent knowledge of pharmaceutical regulations and regulatory subtleties. Excellent ability to advise by weighing the benefits and risks and being objective. Strength of proposal. Great availability.’

Key clients




Pierre Fabre Groupe

Pierre Fabre Dermo-Cosmetique

Pierre Fabre Médicament


Essilor International

Colgate Palmolive



Horizon Therapeutics


Work highlights

  • Acted for a pharmaceutical group in prosecution proceedings directed against it, working in close cooperation with a recognised Luxembourg criminal lawyer.
  • Providing day-to-day legal and regulatory assistance to Olympus group to implement the integration of FH Ortho.
  • Assisting several Clients of the Conference Bleue Network, a multi-jurisdictional network of specialist European law firms in the health sector, with their discussions with the French authority to obtain marketing rights for the French market.

LexCase has been founded in 2009 as an entrepreneurial project to establish a multidisciplinary law firm, located in Paris, Lyon and Marseille having close links with several foreign law firms as well.

Regional, national and international, LexCase relies on proximity to its clients with a view to excellence.

On the strength of its recognized expertise, LexCase continues to grow by acquiring leading-edge experts to advise and support their private and public clients in implementing many various projects successfully.

With LexFormation, LexCase experts regularly conduct professional legal trainings, related to the use of law as well as to best practices.

Complementary skills

LexCase has responsive, available and expert teams offering a broad range of legal competences close to your projects.

Privileged partners

LexCase has an informal network of independent foreign law firms, enabling a rapid and pragmatic response to local issues and cross-cutting international solutions.

Specialized correspondents

In areas requiring specific sector local expertise and in-depth knowledge of the regulatory environment and authorities in other countries, LexCase has good working relationships with specialized lawyers in a number of countries.

Public Business Law Raphaël APELBAUMrapelbaum@lexcase.com
Immigration and international mobility Raphaël APELBAUMrapelbaum@lexcase.com
Life Sciences Department Diane BANDON-TOURRETdbandontourret@lexcase.com
Business Law Department Alain de BELENETadebelenet@lexcase.com
Corporate Law Department Christophe BLUMcblum@lexcase.com
IP/IT/Data Department Iliana BOUBEKEURiboubekeur@lexcase.com
Business Law Department Maxime BÜSCHmbusch@lexcase.com
Tax Law Department Amaury DE CARLANadecarlan@lexcase.com
Employment Law Florence DRAPIER FAUREfdrapierfaure@lexcase.com
Tax Law Department Philippe DROUILLOTpdrouillot@lexcase.com
Insurance Law Delphine LOYERdloyer@lexcase.com
Corporate Law Department Guillaume PIERSONgpierson@lexcase.com
Real Estate Law Departement Aurélie POULIGUENapouliguen@lexcase.com
Business Law Department Sébastien SEMOUNssemoun@lexcase.com
Raphael APELBAUM photo Raphael APELBAUMPartner at LexCase since 2014, Raphaël APELBAUM co-manages the Public Business Law…
Christophe BLUM photo Christophe BLUMChristophe BLUM joined LexCase in January 2018 and head the Corporate Law…
Iliana BOUBEKEUR photo Iliana BOUBEKEURPartner at LexCase since 2020, Iliana BOUBEKEUR heads the IP/IT/Data department. She…
Maxime BÜSCH photo Maxime BÜSCHAs a partner at LexCase since 2022, Maxime BÜSCH leads the Public…
Florence DRAPIER FAURE photo Florence DRAPIER FAUREFlorence DRAPIER FAURE joined LexCase in 2010 as Partner in the Employment…
Philippe DROUILLOT photo Philippe DROUILLOTPhilippe DROUILLOT has been a partner at LexCase since 2009 and co-heads…
Alain De BELENET photo Alain De BELENETPartner at LexCase since 2010, Alain de BELENET leads, alongside Raphaël APELBAUM,…
Amaury De CARLAN photo Amaury De CARLANAmaury DE CARLAN is a partner at LexCase since 2018 and heads…
Delphine LOYER photo Delphine LOYERPartner since 2021 at LexCase, Delphine LOYER heads the Insurance Law Department.…
Guillaume PIERSON photo Guillaume PIERSONPartner at LexCase since November 2009 Guillaume PIERSON heads the Corporate Law/Mergers…
Aurélie POULIGUEN photo Aurélie POULIGUENAs a lawyer since 2007, AuréIie POULIGUEN has been practicing exclusively in…
Sébastien SEMOUN photo Sébastien SEMOUNSébastien SEMOUN has been a partner at LexCase since December 2014 and…
Partners : 13
Of Counsel : 5
Support staff : 30
Back office : 10
International Bar Association (IBA)
« La Conférence Bleue » (In Healthcare and life Sciences)

TESTIMONIAL: “We collaborate with LexCase on complex cases in Public Law as their team provides us with precise and thorough guidance. We are very satisfied with their support, availability, and personalized advice. Working with a multidisciplinary firm like LexCase also enable us to request support from other skilled practices (Insurance Law, Labor Law, Criminal Law, etc.).”

TESTIMONIAL: “A precise and rigorous work. There is no doubt that when we met Maître Loyer, we realized that she was passionate about her work and this made us want to collaborate with the firm. »

TESTIMONIAL: “I deal with teams that are attentive, conscientious, and passionate about their subject matter. My satisfaction with LexCase’s work can be summarized with three words: integrity, professionalism, and responsiveness.”

TESTIMONIAL: “For more than 10 years, LexCase has been our preferred partner for all legal issues related to employment. We are always entirely satisfied with the availability demonstrated by the firm members, the precision of their answers and the quality of the service they provide. As customer satisfaction is the first motivation criterion at Boldoduc, we are keen to work with partners who emphasize the same objective. This is the reason why we have remained loyal to LexCase for all these years.”

TESTIMONIAL: “I am delighted to work in collaboration with LexCase lawyers in employment law.

They provide me with their expertise, their experience and give me competent advice on how to proceed in some legal cases structuring for our company, and in case of potential litigation files.

We are at the beginning of our collaboration and hope that it will last in order for me to get the best support in the development of my skills in employment law.”

TESTIMONIAL: “I have been working with LexCase since 2009 and I am satisfied with the relationship based on the trust built up combining quality and professionalism. A very good level of advice is provided by the teams with whom I have collaborated in the firm.”

TESTIMONIAL: “LexCase has been a long-term partner for my companies thanks to their expertise in Corporate Law, Business law and Fiscal law. Their no non-sense approach to legal situations and their close understanding of our objectives have been valuable assets for us”