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Jean-Yves Garaud

Paris, France Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 5 departments
Ranked in : Arbitration (International) , International Arbitration: Arbitrators , Litigation , International Arbitration , Dispute Resolution
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Arbitration (International) - Europe-wide

Band 2

Jean-Yves Garaud acts for clients on commercial cases under ICC and UNCITRAL rules. His clients include telecommunications and mining corporations, as well as financial institutions. Clients praise his service and availability, with one noting: "You always feel like you are the only client. I am always baffled by that - he is always available, very humble and super pleasant."
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International Arbitration: Arbitrators - France

Band 3

Jean-Yves Garaud is well versed in commercial arbitrations for French and international clients. He acts both as counsel and arbitrator under a variety of arbitral rules, including ICC and LCIA. Clients say: "He is super sharp, supportive and to the point."
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Litigation - France

Band 1

Jean-Yves Garaud wins considerable praise for his leading dispute practice encompassing commercial litigations, criminal proceedings and arbitration cases. He represents an impressive rosters of blue-chip corporates and financial institutions. One satisfied client enthuses: "He is very sharp and helpful. He is one of the best for me."
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International Arbitration - France

Band 2

Jean-Yves Garaud is well versed in commercial arbitrations for French and international clients. He acts both as counsel and arbitrator under a variety of arbitral rules, including ICC and LCIA. Clients say: "He is super sharp, supportive and to the point."
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Dispute Resolution - Africa-wide

Band 2

Jean-Yves Garaud maintains a strong profile in Africa's international arbitration space. He is primarily active in North Africa and the French-speaking regions of the continent, with experience advocating under ICC and LCIA arbitral rules, among others. He is additionally instructed for his counsel on litigation cases.
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Arbitration (International) - Global Market Leaders

Band 3

The "superb" Jean-Yves Garaud concentrates his practice on international disputes and has traditionally represented sovereign states and private clients. A client reports that Garaud focuses "on the details, yet also on the big picture including commercial elements outside of the arbitration."
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Practice Areas

International and domestic corporate litigation, arbitration and white-collar crime, with extensive experience in competition and bankruptcy matters.

Career

Joined the firm in 1990, became Partner in 1998. LLM, New York University School of Law (1990); Diplôme d'Etudes Avancées, University of Paris II - Panthéon-Assas (1987); graduated from Institut d'Etudes Politiques of Paris (1986).

Professional Memberships

Member of the Bars of New York and Paris, of the International Arbitration Institute, the Association Suisse d'Arbitrage and the Association Droit et Commerce.

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