Winston & Strawn LLP is an international firm and a key player worldwide in dispute resolution and prevention.
The Paris-based dedicated team comprises 13 lawyers including 5 Partners and 1 Of counsel and represents its clients before all courts (corporate, commercial, civil, and criminal), the French Constitutional Council, administrative bodies or regulatory authorities.
The team is highly experienced and competent on a full spectrum of litigation including:
• Transaction related litigation (wrongful termination of negotiations, earnout, implementation of asset and liability guarantees, dismissal of directors etc.),
• Shareholders disputes,
• Commercial and contracts disputes,
• Regulated professions disputes,
• International white-collar crime (extradition),
• Arbitration and alternative dispute resolution modes.
The team is particularly recognized in the following sectors: healthcare and life sciences, defense and aeronautics, real estate, media and entertainment, new technologies and energy (oil and gas).
Winston & Strawn LLP is also recognized for handling complex disputes involving multiple jurisdictions in Europe, the United States and Asia.
In addition, the firm has developed a strong International Arbitration practice across its Paris, London, New York and Washington DC offices.
The Paris team is also praised for its ability to provide negotiated solutions to solve disputes when possible, using alternative dispute resolution modes such as collaborative process, conciliation and mediation.
Winston & Strawn LLP’s full-service dispute resolution practice in Paris works in synergy with the other Paris office practice areas and the firm’s worldwide offices provides complete, coordinated, and fully integrated legal advice.