Ms Agnès Macaire > De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

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, promotions, concessions and public procurement contracts) and the defence and optimisation of their immaterial assets.

Position

Partner, Agnès Macaire concentrates on public business law, as both counsel and litigator. As such, she handles issues relating to administrative law, public contracts, public land, financial public law and regulated sectors. Agnès Macaire has developed particular expertise in public-private partnerships and project finance. She assists public law bodies or private entities (sponsors, financial investors and lenders) within the context of award or performance of partnership contracts or concession contracts relating to public buildings, transport infrastructures, electronic communication networks, sport facilities, etc.

Languages

French, English

Memberships

Member of the Paris Bar since 2008.

Education

2005 Master of Laws (LL.M.) in European Law, University of Aberdeen,
2003 Postgraduate degree (DESS) in Economic Public Law, Paris-II University,
2002 Master’s degree in Public Law, Paris-II University

Lawyer Rankings

France > Media and entertainment: Sports

Mostly handling contractual negotiations for major sporting events, De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés was entrusted with drafting and negotiating the public contract for the provision of legal services for the French National Olympic and Sports organisation in relation to the winter Olympics in China in 2022. The practice also acts in trade mark infringement matters, the area of expertise of  Serge Lederman. Before joining the firm in May 2021, Jean-François Vilotte was the CEO of the French Tennis Federation for three years. Louis De Gaulle and Agnès Macaire lead the practice alongside Vilotte and Lederman.

France > Administrative and public law

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés frequently advises the French state, regional entities and other public entities, while also regularly assisting sponsors and private operators. The firm demonstrates strong public procurement expertise, managing several significant matters in relation to prison facilities, roads and waste recycling areas. Handling several strategic disputes in the railway sector on behalf of a major corporation, the group further bolstered its litigation experience, with Agnès Macaire as the key contact for public procurement matters. The firm is also handling the full range of work in French overseas territories, notably assisting public entities with important modernisation projects in French Guyana. Frédéric Destal is the key name here. Finally, the firm also has strong expertise in the healthcare sector, where Louis de Gaulle notably advises on various public procurement and regulatory issues. Gaïa Witz is the key contact for regularly issues in renewables projects.

Paris > Médias, culture, sport et loisirs: Sport

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés est régulièrement mandaté pour intervenir dans le cadre de l’organisation de grands événements sportifs. Le cabinet a ainsi assuré des prestations pour le Comité Nationale Olympique et Sportif Français dans le cadre des Jeux Olympiques d’hiver Beijing 2022. L’équipe, et notamment Serge Lederman , traite aussi des sujets de contrefaçon de marques. Jean-François Vilotte , qui a rejoint le cabinet en mai 2021, est l’ancien président de la Fédération française de tennis. Ces deux derniers codirigent la pratique aux côtés de  Louis De Gaulle et Agnès Macaire .

Paris > Droit public et administratif

De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés conseille l’état français, des collectivités territoriales et autres entités publiques, ainsi que des sponsors et des opérateurs privés. Le cabinet dispose d’une forte expertise dans le domaine des contrats publics. Il traite plusieurs dossiers significatifs en rapport avec des installations pénitentiaires, routières et de recyclage des déchets. Le cabinet gère aussi plusieurs litiges stratégiques dans le secteur ferroviaire pour le compte d’un grand groupe. Au sein de l’équipe,  Agnès Macaire est notamment recommandée pour la gestion de ces problématiques. Le cabinet traite aussi une grande diversité de dossiers en lien avec les DOM-TOM. Il accompagne ainsi des collectivités publiques dans la réalisation d’importants projets de modernisation en Guyane Française.  Frédéric Destal iest particulièrement impliqué sur ces aspects. Enfin, le cabinet dispose également d’une forte expertise dans le secteur de la santé, à travers Louis de Gaulle  qui s’occupe de questions réglementaires et de contrats publics ; quand Gaïa Witz  intervient dans des projets d’énergies renouvelables.