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Hogan Lovells (Paris) LLP
17 AVENUE MATIGNON
CS30027
75378 PARIS
France

Work Department

Strategic Operations, Agreements and Regulation

Position

Partner

Career

As a partner in our Strategic Operations, Agreements and Regulation group, Patrice Navarro leads our Paris Privacy and Cybersecurity team and focuses his practice on data privacy, information technology, commercial contracts and life sciences. Patrice brings his extensive experience, and his enthusiasm for technology and sciences related matters, in contract drafting and in privacy issue-solving in all kind of industries, especially in the Life Sciences sector. He has 15 years’ experience dealing with a variety of complex and strategic projects in these sectors, including two years’ experience with a preeminent judicial leader at the court of appeal of Paris specialized in TMT.

Patrice advises clients on all major data and privacy issues ranging from notification of data breaches, assistance in the event of Commission nationale de l’informatique et des libertés investigations, setting up comprehensive privacy policies, to advising on data lakes and major data governance issues. Patrice also advises clients with any IT issues, such as outsourcing, online compliance, internet law and liability, software as a service, or cloud solutions and software implementation.

Languages

English, French

Lawyer Rankings

France > Industry focus: IT and internet 

(Leading individuals)

Patrice NavarroHogan Lovells (Paris) LLP

Hogan Lovells (Paris) LLP‘s particular regulatory expertise makes it the firm of choice for clients seeking to navigate the regulatory landscape of cutting-edge technologies. Transactional work and IT service outsourcing and fintech matters are equally areas of focus. The arrival of Etienne Drouard from K&L Gates LLP in early 2020 strengthened the firm’s offering in IT. David Taylor has a unique insight into domain name and internet-related intellectual property matters, notably handling such matters for Facebook. Christine Gateau specialises in IT litigation. A name to watch in the IT space, Patrice Navarro was welcomed to the partnership in January 2021. Mikael Salmela also contributes in TMT and healthcare matters.

France > Data privacy and data protection

(Leading individuals)

Patrice NavarroHogan Lovells (Paris) LLP

Hogan Lovells (Paris) LLP guides clients through the complex regulatory landscape of data protection and privacy compliance matters. With long-standing experience advising on highly sensitive data breaches, the team can be relied on for crisis management. The data privacy and information technology expert at the firm, Patrice Navarro, is particularly experienced in advising clients on strategic data valorisation schemes and privacy issues, especially on health data-related subjects. Etienne Drouard is another key name at the firm, advising private and public entities operating IT and telecom infrastructures, online services, digital media and e-commerce platforms. Christine Gateau handles contentious matters.

Paris > Protection des données personnelles

(Rising stars)

Patrice NavarroHogan Lovells (Paris) LLP

(Les grands avocats du marché)

Patrice NavarroHogan Lovells (Paris) LLP

Hogan Lovells (Paris) LLP provides strong cross-border advice for clients in the healthcare and life sciences, banking, and technology sectors. The team is known for its expertise in cybersecurity and high-stakes TMT litigation on behalf of French and international companies. Etienne Drouard, who was a new arrival in February 2020 from K&L Gates LLP, is highly regarded for his work in data protection and privacy matters, especially on M&A transactions, digital crisis management, and international disputes. Patrice Navarro, who focuses primarily on GDPR matters and made partner in the firm’s strategic operations agreements and regulation team in January 2021, and litigator Christine Gateau are other names to note.

Hogan Lovells (Paris) LLP guide ses clients à travers le paysage réglementaire complexe de la protection des données et du respect de la vie privée. La pratique est particulièrement recommandée pour son savoir-faire dans le domaine de la gestion de crise ; elle a été mandatée dans le passé pour intervenir à plusieurs reprises, suite à des violations portant sur des données hautement sensibles. Expert en data privacy et nouvelles technologies, Patrice Navarro  conseille ses clients sur la valorisation de leurs données et le traitement des problématiques de confidentialité, notamment quant aux données de santé. Etienne Drouard est également très réputé ; il assiste des entités publiques et privées intervenant dans les domaines des infrastructures informatiques, de télécoms, des services en ligne, des médias numériques et des plateformes d’e-commerce. Enfin, le contentieux est pris en charge par  Christine Gateau .

Paris > Secteurs et industries > IT and internet

(Les grands avocats du marché)

Patrice NavarroHogan Lovells (Paris) LLP

Hogan Lovells (Paris) LLP est recommandé pour sa capacité à conseiller ses clients sur le développement de technologies de pointe. Le cabinet est également sollicité pour mener des projets transactionnels et d’externalisation, ainsi que pour traiter des sujets concernant les fintech. La pratique a bénéficié de l’arrivée d’ Etienne Drouard (ex K&L Gates LLP ). David Taylor est une figure incontournable dans le secteur des noms de domaine et de la propriété intellectuelle liée à Internet (Facebook est client). Christine Gateau est une spécialiste du contentieux informatique. Enfin, Patrice Navarro , qui a été promu associé en janvier 2021), est un avocat prometteur ; quand Mikael Salmela traite aussi des sujets propres aux domaines de la TMT et de la santé.