The Arbitration and Mediation Team advises individuals, companies, organizations or States in construction, distribution, patents and telecommunications disputes. [. . .] led by Christophe Lapp, the arbitration team currently counts 7 lawyers. It is becoming a reference on the Parisian market. Christophe Lapp and Caroline Duclerq respectively have a “High Notoriety” and a “Famous Practice” as arbitrators.
Julien Balensi, Guillaume Forbin, Marianne Franjou, Philippe Goossens, Christophe Lapp and François Muller have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the fifth edition of Best Lawyers 2014.
Philippe Goossens has made his entry in the 2014 edition of Who’s Who in France.
Legal 500 :
The firm advises financial institutions, investment funds and distressed companies. Michel Jockey, Julien Balensi and “consummate professional” Pierre-Gilles Wogue, who is “dedicated to his clients”, are the practice co-heads.
Legal 500 :
Altana advises key clients from the healthcare, industry, luxury and entertainment sectors, and shows “in-depth knowledge of the media business”.
The nine-lawyer team is led by Pierre Lubet and Caroline André-Hesse, who can “manage a case from advice to court”, along with restructuring expert Marianne Franjou.
Pierre-Gilles Wogue has extensive advisory and litigation expertise. One client describes working with him as being ”absolutely positive, to the extent that we wouldn’t have had the success we did without him.”
Legal 500 Paris :
Philippe Goossens gère des affaires stratégiques de droit pénal du travail, des dossiers de corruption, de pollution et de construction. L’équipe de quatre avocats est également dotée de fortes compétences en matière de gestion de crise et assiste ses clients sur la mise en place de programmes de conformité.
White-collar crime expert Philippe Goossens continues to act on many high-profile criminal cases. He counts major French construction, automotive and technology groups amongst his clients.
Michel Jockey has over 20 years of restructuring experience and is particularly well versed in the mandat ad hoc procedure. Interviewees state that he “is easy to work with and has a keen understanding of bankruptcy law.”
Clients of Guillaume Forbin of ALTANA laud his thorough approach :
“He takes the time to understand the background of a case and is mindful of the reputation of the business. Once he has taken all these factors into consideration, he proposes a solution.”
Legal 500 :
ALTANA is adviser to many of France’s leading construction companies and has outstanding expertise in construction-related litigation.
Christophe Lapp, Louis des Cars and François Muller are recommended.