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Carbonnier Lamaze Rasle
75008 PARIS

Media and entertainment: Television/radio Tier 1

Carbonnier Lamaze Rasle is retained by leading domestic public television channels who seek it out for its strong track record in related litigation, including before civil and criminal courts. On the advisory side the team is well-versed drafting and negotiating contracts for the assignment of IP rights. Michel Rasle is the key contact.

Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation Tier 3

Carbonnier Lamaze Rasle regularly acts for leading French and international banks in banking liability disputes involving civil and criminal proceedings. The firm also acts for many leading French companies and family-owned groups in commercial, corporate and bankruptcy-related cases. Co-founding partner Edouard de Lamaze heads the practice, which also includes: Jean-Hugues CarbonnierDorothée de BernisFanny DesclozeauxJérôme Grand d’EsnonMichel Rasle and criminal law expert Eric Morain.

Practice head(s):

Edouard de Lamaze

Other key lawyers:

Jean-Hugues Carbonnier; Dorothée de Bernis; Fanny Desclozeaux; Jérôme Grand d’Esnon; Michel Rasle; Eric Morain

Key clients




Administrative and public law Tier 5

Carbonnier Lamaze Rasle

Practice head(s):

Jérôme Grand d’Esnon

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 Jean-Hugues Carbonnier
Banking and finance Edouard de Lamaze
Banking and finance Fanny Desclozeaux
Corporate Constance Le Vert
Corporate Geoffroy Didier
Public Jérôme Grand d'Esnon
Insolvency and corporate recovery Fanny Desclozeaux
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 Guillaume Carbonnier
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