VIDEOS – Jean-Pierre Dick and the Vendée Globe

07/05/2015 - Partnerships

Altana hosted the sailor Jean-Pierre Dick and his team, who came to present his new Saint-Michel/Virbac vessel, scheduled for the next Vendée Globe.  And on his team, the inimitable Erik Orsenna, “professional ambler”, who shared with us his love of the sea.

Erick Orsenna relates why he joins the team



Guillaume Forbin introduces Jean-Pierre Dick and Erik Orsenna 



Jean-Pierre Dick and Guillaume Forbin recount the reasons for the partnership with Altana



Jean-Pierre Dick explains the details of his Saint-Michel/ Virbac project




05/06/2015 - Awards and nominations

Altana distinguished by the « Trophées du Droit”

Altana was rewarded in several categories before all of the legal professionals reunited at the “Trophées du Droit” awards ceremony and dinner held at the Armenonville Pavillion Thursday evening.  We would like to share this good news with you because these awards further encourage our teams to work, innovate and find solutions for our clients.

The commercial litigation team was distinguished with a Gold Trophy. Christophe Lapp, Guillaume Forbin and Marie Davy went on stage where Guillaume thanked the jury: “It is an award that rewards all of Altana’s teams.  Christophe and …

Altana in Shangai


As part of Altana’s international activity, Philippe Goossens participated in a conference organized in Shanghai by the Paris Bar.  Altana was able to witness the dynamism of the Chinese market, but also the increasing strength of the Chinese firms.

As Altana’s M&A team has recently been advising a Chinese group in their acquisition of a French company, this trip took on even greater importance.…

Altana retries the case of Louis the XVI in Phnom Penh


For the second year, Philippe Goossens hosted, pro bono, a debate with the students of the Royal University of Cambodia on the topic of criminal law and criminal proceedings.  The students then participated, in French, in a mock trial of Louis the XVI organized by Altana.


Altana welcomes this collaboration with the Royal University and hopes to further develop it through more numerous exchanges.  Altana also thanks all of the University’s teams for their participation and their warm welcome and congratulate the students for their brilliant performances and responsiveness.…