Philippe Brunswick has obtained a double degree both in law and in finance. Graduated from HEC Paris, Philippe holds a Tax Law DESS from Paris V University (Paris Descartes). After 3 years in the United States and Canada, he began his professional activity with a Court appointed receivers (Maître Hubert Lafont). Then he joined the legal practice of Vaisse-Lardin & Associés where he spent 6 years, including 3 as a partner.
He set up his own practice in 1987, founded Brunswick in 1989 and cofounded Brunswick La Morinerie in 2019.
WHO WE ARE ?
Based in Paris, BRUNSWICK LA MORINERIE is an independent French law firm intervening in litigation and in restructuring, composed of lawyers graduated both in finance and in law, serving SME-SMIs, innovative companies and financial or industrial investors.
The firm has recognition in several leading French and international rankings, such as Legal 500, Best Lawyers, Option Droit & Affaires and Decideurs.
OUR STATE OF MIND
Our corporate culture is built on professional excellence, pragmatism and strong human values.
This state of mind extends to our relationships with our clients and partners.
We advise companies, their managers and their shareholders in formulating and implementing their pre-litigation and/or litigation strategy before French courts and arbitral Tribunals.
We represent our clients notably in the following matters:
CORPORATE / FINANCIAL LITIGATION AND RESTRUCTURING:
Liability and removal of managers and corporate officers
Disputes related to (i) financial markets and (ii) banking and financial establishments.
Disputes related to private equity funds investments.
Advising companies, shareholders and creditors in the prevention and handling of financial difficulties in the framework of confidential agreement procedures (mandat ad hoc, conciliation) or pre-insolvency or insolvency procedures (safeguard, accelerated financial safeguard procedures, compulsory liquidation or receivership).
REAL ESTATE LITIGATION :
Dispute related to real estate development and sales.
Real estate professionals liability.
Construction law and judicial expertise.
Industrial risks / insurance law.
Competition litigation: cartel, restrictive practices including sudden termination of established business relationships, unfair competition and parasitism.
Commercial disputes with clients and suppliers.
OUR ADDED VALUE:
A global and creative approach.
A specialization in the financial area, particularly in the fields of M&A, private equity and restructuring, which will allow us to deal with complex situations.
A close relationship with our clients which leads us to seek for pragmatic and optimized solutions to any conflicting situation they may encounter strong negotiation skills.
A capacity to implement various pre-litigation and litigation tools: alternative dispute resolution (conciliation, mediation, arbitration), interim measures, court proceedings, enforcement measures.
A network of efficient partners (bailiffs, receivers, business intelligence investigators).
A large network of foreign lawyers specialized in international litigation
A deep knowledge of restructuring issues and criminal law.