Firm Profile > Courrégé-Foreman > Paris, France
3 avenue Victor Hugo
Courrégé-Foreman > The Legal 500 Rankings
Aviation Tier 2
Boutique criminal and commercial litigation firm Courrégé-Foreman's presence in the banking, energy and transportation sectors makes it a popular choice for aviation industry clients including civil aviation authorities, manufacturers, airport operators, air traffic control authorities and pilots. Founding partners Mauricia Courrégé and Simon Foreman are experienced litigators representing both claimants and defendants, especially in claims related to accidents. The team notably represented Safran Helicopter Engines in criminal and civil proceedings initiated following an engine stoppage which led to a helicopter crash.
White-collar and litigation boutique Courrégé-Foreman represents a prominent client base that includes leading companies and former high-ranking officers of major corporations. The team excels in a wide range of cases, with a strong track record of managing files relating to industrial and aviation accidents, including proceedings pertaining to a major industrial disaster in France. The practice also handles prominent international corruption, fraud and tax money laundering cases, and assists with criminal employment law accusations, such as harassment allegations. The practice is co-headed by the highly recommended Mauricia Courrégé and Simon Foreman. The promotion of Aurélie Girault to partner in 2020 and the recruitment of counsel Aloïs Blin, formerly an associate at Antès Avocats, strengthened the practice.
Courrégé-Foreman > Firm Profile
The firm: With over 25 years of experience in litigation and sharing a vision of the profession, Mauricia Courrégé and Simon Foreman founded the boutique firm Courrégé Foreman in 2014. The team today brings together five lawyers who assist the management and legal teams of companies in the handling of their conflicts, whether at the stage of preventing conflict situations or when litigation actually occurs – be it classic commercial litigation (including arbitration) or criminal proceedings, of which they also have solid experience.
As specialists of industrial accidents and catastrophes, the firm’s lawyers intervene in emblematic cases of technological accidents as well as in everyday issues. The team collaborates with engineers from all disciplines with the aim of continuously gaining a better understanding of the technical risks that companies are facing, and to understand and master the issues in the litigation stage.
The firm’s lawyers have notably developed a more specific expertise in the aeronautical field. They cover the more in-depth points of French and international regulations and regularly represent major operators in the field in cases of accidents, industrial risks or product liability.