Firm Profile > Carbonnier Lamaze Rasle > Paris , France

Carbonnier Lamaze Rasle
75008 PARIS

Dispute resolution: commercial litigation Tier 2

Carbonnier Lamaze Rasle has the resources to deal with a wide variety of cases, including disputes involving parallel proceedings and sensitive shareholders' conflicts and commercial disputes. It is defending Leader Price and Franprix's founder, Baudinter, in a highly disputed case with Casino regarding put and call option on shares. The practice is also handling several mass litigations, notably in the energy and banking sectors. It has strong banking litigation expertise and regularly represents banks, as well as acting for Enrico Macias in a fraud case against Landsbanki. Finally, the firm is also handling cases in the luxury goods sector. Edouard de Lamaze heads the practice. Antoine Fourment, Jean-Hugues Carbonnier, Jérôme Grand d’Esnon, Michel Rasle, Fiorella Vecchioli de Fournas, Dorothée de Bernis and Fanny Desclozeaux are also recommended.

Media and entertainment: advertising

The intellectual property team at Carbonnier Lamaze Rasle plays a key role in its media and entertainment offering. Joint practice heads Michel Rasle and Hedwige Caldairou represent a broad and diverse client roster including sports clubs, TV broadcasters, press organisations and individuals in copyright and trade mark litigation and provide pre-publication advice. Some key clients include LC2 Medias and Rockzeline.

Leading individuals: Television and radio

The firm: Founded in 1986, Carbonnier Lamaze Rasle (CARLARA) advises executive managers, companies and financial institutions on strategic business law matters and litigation.

CARLARA’s unique organisation combines both practice area expertise and sectoral experience, in order to provide a practical and concrete approach to legal issues, taking into account the operational aspects of each client’s situation.

The firm’s longstanding client base, its thorough knowledge of the French financial and economic environment, and its key business players, have earned the firm a solid reputation in the French market.

With offices in Paris, Lyon, Lille, Brussels and Algiers, the firm includes over 70 lawyers who regularly form multi-disciplinary teams to best meet client needs.

Areas of practice:  CARLARA advises on all aspects of business law and related litigation, and has a predominant number of clients in the banking and finance, industry and media sectors. It also has significant public law and compliance components, as well as expertise in competition and distribution law, white-collar crime, employment law, real estate law and construction.

In addition to its foreign offices, CARLARA is the co-founder of an international alliance, MARCALLIANCE, which allows the firm to advise and defend clients in their business affairs and litigation around the world. Moreover, several of the firm’s partners have significant international experience and are admitted to practice in jurisdictions abroad (New York, United Kingdom, Belgium), giving it a competitive edge for certain segments of international work typically handled by large global firms.

Department Name Email Telephone
Litigation and arbitration Edouard de Lamaze
Litigation and arbitration Antoine Fourment
Banking and finance Edouard de Lamaze
Banking and finance Michel Rasle
Competition and distribution Antoine Fourment
Corporate Isabelle Desjardins
Corporate Geoffroy Didier
Public Jérôme Grand d'Esnon
Insolvency and corporate recovery Fanny Desclozeaux
M&A/private equity Isabelle Desjardins
M&A/private equity Christophe Lachaux
Real estate and construction Jean-Hugues Carbonnier
Technologies, IP, media and sport Michel Rasle
Technologies, IP, media and sport Hedwige Caldairou
Employment Ranéha Touil
Employment Isabelle Quenet Chabrun
Criminal and white-collar crime Marie-Laure Barré
Criminal and white-collar crime Eric Morain
Insurance Hervé Lecuyer
Tax Josiane Vidonne
Number of lawyers : 70
at this office : 52
Contacts : Edouard de Lamaze
Contacts : Dorothée de Bernis
Other offices : Algiers
Other offices : Brussels
Other offices : Lille
Other offices : Lyon