Paris

Dechert's Paris office is a key centre of activity in the firm’s expanding European network. With more than 80 multicultural qualified lawyers, we offer first-class legal services to French and multinational clients across a broad spectrum of industries, from pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, telecommunications and construction, to heavy industry and investment funds.  

Experience. Innovation. Responsiveness.

"Exceptional [Pharma/Life Sciences] practice advising the full spectrum of industry players in the life sciences sector including pharmaceutical and biotech companies, medical device manufacturers and healthcare providers. Notable expertise in IP litigation, licensing, antitrust and contractual and regulatory advice. Top choice for large multinationals as well as emerging companies."
Chambers Europe, 2016

"The firm’s strengths are its international network and experienced, high-quality lawyers."
Chambers Europe, 2016

"Well-regarded [Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration] practice adept in commercial and investment disputes. Notable advantage of an international network of offices providing support across the globe. Particular expertise in energy arbitrations, investment treaty arbitrations and enforcement proceedings. Additional strength handling high-profile ‘bet the company’ cases."
Chambers Europe, 2016

"A dedicated team with a commercial approach to matters. The lawyers are always available, have good technical knowledge and strategise well."
Chambers Europe, 2016

"A very prompt and responsive practice."
Chambers Europe, 2016

Ranked among leading law firms in France for Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation and International Arbitration, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity, Health and Life Sciences, Intellectual Property, Tax, Antitrust / Competition, Fund Formation and Employment.
The Legal 500 EMEA, 2016