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De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés
9 RUE BOISSY D'ANGLAS
75008 PARIS
France
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Work Department

Operations Division : The transactional and litigation activities of the Operations Division cover industrial and commercial activities and more generally clients' operations (sourcing, sales, promoions, concessions and public procurement conracts) and the defence and optimitation of their immaterial assets

Position

Firm Partner, Georgie Courtois intervenes as counsel as well as in litigation in intellectual property law (copyright, neighbouring rights, trademarks, designs and patents) and in new technologies (IT, internet, cryptology, personal data…). He developed extensive knowledge in technological innovations (connected objects, Big Data, 3D printing, robotics, drones, and artificial intelligence) and experience in the fight against computer hacking and cyber criminality. He also intervenes in press and audio-visual law matters (TV, sports). He lectures on IP court proceedings and litigation for the Masters II (Innovation Communication and Culture Law) at Paris XI University (chaired by Pr Sirinelli).

Languages

French / English

Memberships

Member of the Paris Bar since 2006

Education

Postgraduate degree (DESS) in Digital and New Information Technology, Paris-I University/Paris-XI University (2003) Master’s degree in Business and Commercial Law, Paris-XI University (2002)

Lawyer Rankings

France > Industry focus: IT and internet 

(Next Generation Partners)

Georgie CourtoisDe Gaulle Fleurance & Associés

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés’s IT team combines regulatory strength with expertise in complex litigation, acting for a diverse client base that includes start-ups and public bodies. The firm is the first independent French law firm to qualify as a Europrivacy official partner by the European Centre for Certification and Privacy. Georgie Courtois is the name to note at the firm and has developed particular knowledge in the field of technological innovation, namely artificial intelligence, Big Data, and robotics. Julien Horn handles transactional and contractual work on IP and IT assets. Cécile Théard-Jallu has built strong experience acting for international groups and SMEs in the fields of health, mobility and digital technologies. Louis de Gaulle specialises in intellectual property, new technologies, commercial law and public law.

France > Data privacy and data protection

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés focuses on the regulatory and transactional digitalisation matters and has advised numerous big players on their data projects. The team also acts for start-ups and SMEs, notably advising Datakalab, an AI start-up, regarding its data protection considerations. The firm was the first independent French law firm selected and qualified as Europrivacy official partner by the European Centre for Certification and Privacy. Cécile Théard-Jallu and Georgie Courtois  lead the practice.

Paris > Protection des données personnelles

The specialist data privacy and data protection team at De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés advises clients across a wide range of sectors, including energy and environment, banking, e-commerce, and healthcare. Its strengths lie in contentious matters, transactions, and day-to-day data protection advice. The group has offices in Paris and Brussels as well as an alliance with a network of international law firms, which allows it to handle cross-border matters. Key contacts are Cécile Théard-Jallu and Georgie Courtois. However, Jean-Sébastien Mariez left in September 2020 to co-found Momentum.

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés assiste ses clients dans la gestion de leurs problématiques réglementaires et transactionnelles en matière numérique. Le cabinet conseille de nombreux grands opérateurs sur leurs projets de data. Il assiste aussi des start-ups et des PME, telles que la start-up Datakalab, spécialiste des solutions d’IA, dans le traitement de leurs sujets de protection des données. A noter, le cabinet est le premier cabinet d’avocats français indépendant à avoir été retenu comme partenaire officiel d’Europrivacy par le Centre Européen de Certification et de Protection de la vie privée (ECCP). La pratique est codirigée par  Cécile Théard-Jallu et Georgie Courtois  .

Paris > Secteurs et industries > IT and internet

(Les grands avocats de demain)

Georgie CourtoisDe Gaulle Fleurance & Associés

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés combine une solide expertise réglementaire et une grand savoir-faire dans le traitement des contentieux complexes. Le cabinet assiste une base de clientèle diversifiée, comprenant notamment des start-ups et des organismes publics. Il est le premier cabinet d’avocats français indépendant retenu comme partenaire officiel d’Europrivacy par le Centre Européen de Certification et de Protection de la vie privée (ECCP).  Georgie Courtois  est le principal nom à retenir au sein du cabinet, pour ses expertises dans les domaines des innovations technologiques, de l’intelligence artificielle, du Big Data et de la robotique. Interviennent également:  Julien Horn pour les dossiers transactionnels et contractuels ;  Cécile Théard-Jallu  qui assiste des groupes internationaux et des PMEs spécialisés dans les domaines de la santé, de la mobilité et des technologies numériques ; et  Louis de Gaulle qui est un spécialiste des questions de droit de la propriété intellectuelle, des nouvelles technologies, du droit commercial et du droit public.