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Flichy Grangé Avocats
75116 PARIS
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For more than twenty years, partner Olivier Kress has advised national and international companies and provides counsel to clients as regards to international employment law, international mobility, and immigration matters.

Additionally, he has a rich experience in organizing high-profile carve-outs and the necessary arrangements resulting from these operations.

Finally, he regularly represents his clients in both civil and criminal proceedings in the event of sophisticated disputes (collective as well as individual). His expertise is constantly recognised by international legal directories such as Chambers & Partners, Best Lawyers and Who’s Who Legal who ranks him as a Global, National, Thought Leader in Labour & Employment.

Olivier is an Officer of the Employment and Industrial Relations Law Committee of the International Bar Association (IBA) and a Member of the European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA).


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Olivier Kress holds a Masters in Private Law and a post-graduate degree in Corporate Legal Advice (DJCE: Diplôme de Juriste-Conseil d’Entreprise).

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Paris > Droit social

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One of France’s leading boutique firms Flichy Grangé Avocats has large resources with a big and an impressive client base. The long-established practice routinely manages highly challenging work, including large-scale restructuring and litigation involving several hundred to more than a thousand employees. The practice has notably been entrusted by Société Générale to implement a collective contractual termination agreement for around 1600 job cuts around the world, and manages proceedings involving more than 800 plaintiffs concerning the shutdown of client Goodyear’s Amiens Nord plant in 2014. In addition, the firm is handling a high-stake asbestos and chemical risk-exposure related mass dispute, and provides assistance with some of the market’s most high-profile M&A transactions. The team includes many experienced partners including the  recommended below names: founding partner Joël Grangé,  Florence AubonnetArnaud ChauletOlivier Kress, Blandine AllixFlorence Bacquet, Aurélie Cormier Le Goff,  Jeannie Crédoz-Rosier, Stéphanie Dumas, Joumana Frangié-Moukanas, Nabila Fauché El AlougriStéphanie Guedes Da Costa,  Juliana Kovac, Caroline Scherrmann and Amandine Vetu. Franck Morel, who was previously an adviser to former Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, who joined the firm in July 2020. Also recommended is counsel Romain Guichard. Stéphane Bloch left the firm.