Firm Profile > Rigaud Avocats > PARIS, France

Rigaud Avocats


Rigaud Avocats is one of France's leading boutique for payroll, compensation and employee benefit issues. The 15-lawyer firm is the go-to adviser to many CAC 40 companies. It deals with the most sophisticated and high-stake issues in the field. The practice has recently been in high demand for advice on pensions issues following recent and future legislative reforms in that area. It notably assisted clients with lobbying work and is also regularly consulted by the government. The practice also handles strategic work in the railway sector and is advising clients in the context of significant URSSAF (France's social security body) audits. Founding partners David RigaudPascale Baron and Xavier Pignaud are top-notch. Amélie Wazir-Leparquier  was promoted partner.

Practice head(s):

David Rigaud, Pascale Baron ;Xavier Pignaud 

Other key lawyers:


‘The team has very fine knowledge of compensation and benefits issues. Through conducting in-depth analysis of its clients’ environment, it sets up clear litigation strategy and provides bespoke services. Lawyers demonstrate exceptional commitment and have extensive knowledge of various players active in the field’.

Photo Name Position Profile
Miss Pascale BARON  photo Miss Pascale BARON
Mr Xavier  PIGNAUD  photo Mr Xavier  PIGNAUD
Mr David  RIGAUD  photo Mr David  RIGAUD