Firm Profile > Borrel Avocats > Paris, France
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70 BIS RUE DE L'UNIVERSITE
Borrel Avocats > The Legal 500 Rankings
‘The firm provides tailored-made advice’.
‘An expert boutique offering high negotiation skills’.
‘Laurence Borrel, who is an exceptional and extremely dynamic lawyer who thinks outside the box. She is really customer-oriented and a very smart, witty and diplomatic lawyer. She understands complex issues quickly and makes them simple. She is very upfront with clients about chances of successes and able to find the right path in negotiations’.
Borrel Avocats > Firm Profile
BORREL Avocats is an independent French law firm dedicated to competition law, distribution law and commercial litigation.
Founded in 2008 by Laurence Borrel-Prat, the Firm has solid expertise in all aspects of litigation related to competition law, distribution law, and commercial negotiation. The Firm, composed of five lawyers, represents French and foreign companies involved in any type of activity sector (food, telecom, aeronautics, services, insurance, automotive, etc.).
The specificity of the firm lies in its knowledge of the requirements of the business world and its ability to adapt immediately to the needs of its customers by offering a service tailor-made for complex issues.
In March 2019, Laurence Borrel-Prat was appointed non-permanent member of the College of the French Competition Authority.
- Restrictive trade practices
The lawyers of the Firm intervene at all stages of litigation infringing the principle of free competition. The Firm has developed extensive experience in disputes related to sudden termination of trade relationships and unfair competition: disorganization of a competitor, parasitic behavior, denigration.
- Anti-competitive practices
The Firm assists its clients in the framework of inquiries carried out both by the French Competition Authority and by the European Commission in Brussels (abuse of dominant position or anticompetitive agreement) and their consequences.
- Distribution / Contract negotiation
The Firm assists its clients in setting up their distribution network, in this context, the lawyers of the Firm assist their clients in their annual commercial negotiations.
The Firm is also very active in negotiating distribution contracts (commercial agent, exclusive distributor, selective distributor, etc.) at both the national and / or international level.
The Firm assists its clients in setting up their franchise networks and / or in related litigation.
- Alternative dispute resolution – Arbitration
The Firm has developed specific experience in alternative dispute resolution within the framework of CMAP mediation but also within the framework of ICC arbitration.
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