Cotty Vivant Marchisio & Lauzeral

2014


Legal Market Overview

"France also has a large and expanding market of high calibre medium-sized firms and boutiques, which addresses ‘a real need’, according to clients. Among these, the following are particularly noteworthy: Cotty Vivant Marchisio & Lauzeral [...]


Employment - Tier 2

"Cotty Vivant Marchisio & Lauzeral assists major French and international corporations such as CMA-CGM and Bayer."

"Recent work includes advising on restructuring and litigation. Florence Froment-Meurice, Romain Chiss and the highly regarded Antoine Vivant are the practice co-heads." (Legal 500 EMEA)


Commercial Litigation - Tier 3

"Cotty Vivant Marchisio & Lauzeral’s lawyers have the outstanding ability to act as corporate advisers and litigators."

"The firm represents investment funds and various corporations, such as ArcelorMittal. Philippe Lauzeral, Thierry Cotty, Fabrice Marchisio, Karim Nassif and newly promoted partner Benoit Marpeau are the key figures." (Legal 500 EMEA)


IT, telecoms and the internet - Tier 3

"Cotty Vivant Marchisio & Lauzeral’s ‘very responsive and thorough’ IT practice shows great ‘ability to understand complex situations’."

"It advises on large-scale IT projects and internet matters. Clients include LVMH and EADS Astrium. Practice head Guillaume Seligmann is recommended." (Legal 500 EMEA)

2013


Legal Market Overview

"The mid-market legal sector is also very dynamic and increasingly popular with major corporations. Aramis, Bichot & Associés, Cotty Vivant Marchisio & Lauzeral, De Gaulle Fleurance & Associés, Franklin and Viguié Schmidt Peltier Juvigny all have excellent reputations."


Employment - Tier 2

"Cotty Vivant Marchisio & Lauzeral has great experience in managing complex restructuring projects and subsequent litigation."

"Clients include Manpower and ThyssenKrupp. Florence Froment-Meurice, Romain Chiss and the well-regarded Antoine Vivant jointly head the practice." (Legal 500 EMEA)


Commercial Litigation - Tier 3

"Cotty Vivant Marchisio & Lauzeral advises on corporate deals and related litigation as necessary. "

"The firm represents many investment funds, including hedge funds, for which it handles very significant matters. Its growing reputation also earns the team appointments by CAC 40 companies and other major clients, and it is acting for ArcelorMittal in a contractual dispute with GDF Suez. Philippe Lauzeral, Thierry Cotty, Fabrice Marchisio are the key partners." (Legal 500 EMEA)


IT, telecoms and the internet - Tier 3

"Cotty Vivant Marchisio & Lauzeral’s Guillaume Seligmann runs a dynamic practice which attracts high-profile users such as Moët Hennessy Information Services, Hyundai Motors and La Banque Postale, as well as some technology providers."

"Seligmann is expert in the drafting and negotiation of large technology agreements regarding outsourcing, licensing and innovative projects. He assisted LVMH with the negotiation of technology agreements for LVMH entities. The team is also involved in innovative online projects for leading French media and press groups." (Legal 500 EMEA)