More than a law firm We are a reference
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De Pardieu

Who are we?

More than a law firm, we are a reference in the legal profession.

Founded in 1993, De Pardieu has consistently embodied both quality and expertise passed down through the generations. We cultivate a unified spirit and culture that brings people together and fosters growth.

Our unwavering standards have made us a benchmark in business law, and a point of reference for our clients and peers in France and internationally.

We support to the success of our clients’ endeavors and the protection of their interests, with a steadfast commitment to ensuring the utmost legal security and an unwavering pursuit of excellence and humility.

Our team

Multidisciplinary and complementary teams


Ranked in the most prestigious French and international league tables




A network established over the years in Europe, the United States and Asia.

Our values

We nurture an entrepreneurial spirit and employ our independence and astute judgment for the benefit of our clients.

We are free to choose all our partners according to our own criteria and requirements.

Inde pen dence

We do not merely handle matters; we provide comprehensive advice to each and every one of our clients on broader issues. We establish long-term relationships with all our client-partners.
Our aim is to safeguard the interests of both our clients and associates.

Loy alty

Our expertise is continuously enriched and shared within our firm enabling us to uphold our core values and the very essence of our style: creativity, rigor and efficiency.

We are convinced that the diversity of our profiles and talents, fosters a collective intelligence that positions us at the vanguard.

Trans mission

Experience beyond France

We process a long-standing, recognized practice in international transactions and are involved in major cross-border transactions. The firm has also developed cutting-edge expertise in international litigation.

Most of the firm’s partners and associates have an international profile by virtue of their studies or experience.

We rely on a robust network of first-rate foreign correspondents, capable of delivering high-level advice regardless of the discipline or jurisdiction concerned and benefiting from a perfect knowledge of the domestic market. We have fostered close relationships with our foreign correspondents who share our values, specialist strengths and demanding quality standards. This cooperation ensures the provision of first-class seamless service to our clients safeguarding the interests of the matters entrusted to us.

As we are not bound by any exclusivity agreement with our foreign correspondents, we are able to adapt to the specific needs of our clients and the requirements of each matters.

We remain our clients’ single point of contact, managing the interactions between the different jurisdictions involved in a transaction. A single team and a single point of contact ensure the seamless management of cross-border matters.