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Europe 2022
France Litigation
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With a focus on the life sciences, telecommunications and energy sectors, we represent clients from a range of industries in multi-jurisdiction litigation, complex corporate and commercial disputes, white collar crime and compliance. Clients rely on Dechert for securities and stock exchange litigation, setting aside and enforcement of international arbitration awards and foreign court decisions, and challenging the appointments of arbitrators.

Recognized for our multi-jurisdictional capabilities and deep expertise, we devise litigation strategy, manage virtual law firms, facilitate pre-trial resolutions to commercial disputes, defeat class certification, manage e-discovery, obtain summary judgments or voluntary dismissal of claims, negotiate favorable settlements and prevail at trial.

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Litigation - France
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What the team is known for

The team at Dechert handles a broad range of commercial litigation mandates, including contractual, shareholder disputes and product liability cases. The law firm frequently represents clients hailing from the energy, healthcare and retail sectors. The team is also able to draw upon international resources to advise on cases with cross-jurisdictional elements.

Work Highlights

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  • Represented Eurogroup in a shareholders’ dispute with GYMCO.

Notable Practitioners

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Jacques Sivignon
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Jacques Sivignon
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Jacques Sivignon is recognised for his experience in handling litigation in the life sciences sector. He additionally offers expertise in product liability, breach of contract cases and shareholder disputes. Interviewees laud his pragmatism as well as "great expertise, very good understanding of the business and ability to work with international companies."

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