Anne-Sophie Goapper > Aliénor Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Aliénor Avocats
75008 Paris

Work Department

Construction Law
Public & Private Contracts
Negotiation / Litigation / Arbitration




Anne-Sophie Goapper joined Aliénor Avocats in 2012 after having practised in a law firm specialising in proceedings before the French Courts of Appeal (former “Etude d’Avoués”) and became Avocat Associé at Aliénor Avocats in 2017.

Anne-Sophie’s practice primarily focuses on construction contracts (public procurement contracts and private contracts) in and outside France. She deals with the full spectrum of negotiation, adjudication and dispute resolution through conciliation, mediation and litigation before French courts or arbitral tribunals in France and abroad.


French, English


  • Member of the Franco-British Lawyers Society (FBLS)
  • Member of the “Association Française d’Arbitrage” (AFA)
  • Member of “Droit et Procédure
  • Member of ICC France


  • Gray’s Inn of Court – Barreau de Paris – EFB” Pegasus Trust Exchange Programme London (July 2013)
  • Master 2 Arbitration and International Trade – University of Versailles (2009)
  • Magistère Juriste d’Affaires Franco-Britannique” (dual degree in English and French law) – University of Rennes I (2009)
  • LLM International Business Law – Exeter University, UK (2008)

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Construction

(Les grands avocats du marché)

Anne-Sophie Goapper Aliénor Avocats

(Les grands avocats de demain)

Anne-Sophie GoapperAliénor Avocats

Boutique firm Aliénor Avocats specialises in construction and complex project-related construction work. The practice represents a prominent client base which includes many of France’s leading engineering companies, with a portfolio of matters that includes assistance with contracts, disputes before the judicial and arbitration courts, and matters brought before dispute boards regarding costs, delays and disorder-claims. Lately, the practice assisted with the management of issues linked to the Covid-19 pandemic. Other busy areas are disputes arisen from different types of projects, including hospitals, public sector institution buildings, nuclear and industrial facilities, and road construction work. The group intervenes in France, in French overseas territories and abroad. Hélène Bourgine and Anne-Sophie Goapper are in charge. Saturnin Champetier De Ribes was promoted to counsel in 2020.

Aliénor Avocats’ apporte son expertise lors de la réalisation de grands chantiers de construction, de projets industriels ou de travaux de génie civil, tant en France qu’à l’étranger. « Hautement spécialisé dans le traitement des litiges complexes », le cabinet est une référence en matière de contentieux de la construction. L’équipe a récemment été impliquée dans plusieurs projets sophistiqués, portant notamment sur des centrales nucléaires et des installations hospitalières. Hélène Bourgine et Anne-Sophie Goapper «proposent toujours des solutions adaptées » et « font preuve d’une grande rigueur ».

France > Construction

(Next Generation Partners)

Anne-Sophie GoapperAliénor Avocats

Aliénor Avocats’ primary focus is major construction, industrial projects, and civil engineering works, both in France and abroad. ‘Highly specialised in complex litigation’, the firm is a go-to for contentious construction matters. The team has been working on highly technical matters such as nuclear plant infrastructures and hospital facilities, requiring an in-depth understanding of complex and highly regulated areas. Hélène Bourgine and Anne-Sophie Goapper are the names to note and are highly respected for ‘systematically offering adapted solutions’ and ‘demonstrating great rigour‘.