32 rue de Monceau
75008 Paris
Display phone number 01 57 57 80 80
Eduardo Silva Romero
Philip Dunham
José-Manuel Garcia Represa
Xavier Nyssen


With 27 offices across Europe, Asia, the USA and the Middle East, and nearly half of its lawyers practicing litigation, Dechert has gained a prominent reputation in the resolution of complex conflicts.

In Paris, multicultural and united, the Arbitration Team is composed of 5 partners and some fifteen lawyers, including the former Deputy Secretary General of the ICC International Court of Arbitration. It has developed specific expertise in arbitration in commercial and investment disputes, implying a state or state-owned company. The Paris team works in close collaboration with arbitration specialists in other Dechert offices in London, Dubai, Singapore, Washington DC and Beijing.

The Litigation team is regularly called upon to intervene in complex commercial disputes, often with an international dimension, particularly in terms of pharmaceutical law, post-acquisition litigation and product liability. Moreover, it has gained leading expertise in the field of sovereign debt litigation. The team also works on compliance issues and regularly conducts internal investigations in the cases of fraud and corruption.


  • International Investment

  • Telecom Law

  • Pharmaceutical Law

  • Real Estate Law

  • Energy Law

  • Weapon-manufacturing law

  • Multi-juridictional litigation

  • Complex commercial litigation

  • Lifesciences, real estate, telecom, energy litigation

  • Compliance