Partners

William BOURDON

Founding partner of Bourdon & Associés / Lawyer at the Paris Bar since 1980

William Bourdon acted as the 10th Secretary to the Paris Bar Association’s “Conférence du Stage” in 1981.
He is registered at the Paris Bar and at the International Criminal Court.

William Bourdon’s main areas of practice are criminal business law, criminal business law and international criminal law (notably in extradition matters).

As part of his activity, he is also active in the field of communication and media law. He is involved in major civil and commercial litigation and arbitration, often on an international scale, as well as in matters of succession, social and employment litigation and human rights cases.
He has developed an advisory activity with various states, NGOs and international institutions. HE pleads before many ordinary courts (Criminal court with jury, criminal tribunal, civil and commercial tribunals and courts of appeal) but also before administrative authorities (AMF) and regional courts (European Court of Human Rights, Court of Justice of the ECOWAS).

He assists clients in France and abroad and speaks Spanish and fluent English.

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Sandrine RICHER

Partner at Bourdon & Associés / Lawyer at the Paris Bar since 1992

Sandrine Richer holds three Advanced Studies Degrees (DEA) in Public Finance & Taxation, Business Law (both from University of Paris II) as well as English and North American Business Law (University of Paris I).

She joined William Bourdon’s firm in January 2003 and became a partner of Bourdon & Associés in 2017.

Her main areas of practice are commercial law & litigation, civil law and property law including inheritance matters and enforcement procedures.

Sandrine Richer speaks fluent English.

Apolline CAGNAT

Partner at Bourdon & Associés / Lawyer at the Paris Bar since 2011

She holds Master’s Degrees in Private Law and Criminal Science (Criminal Law Course, University of Paris-Ouest La Défense, 2008) as well as Criminal Law and Procedure (University of Paris-Ouest La Défense, 2009).

She practices primarily in the areas of media law, general criminal law, criminal business law and enforcement procedures.

Apolline Cagnat speaks fluent English.

Amélie LEFEBVRE

Partner at Bourdon & Associés / Lawyer at the Paris Bar since 2014

She holds Master’s Degrees in International Law (University Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne, 2008) and from Trinity College, Dublin (2009).

Amélie Lefebvre practices primarily in the areas of international criminal law, extradition law, general criminal law, criminal business law in family law.

Amélie Lefebvre speaks fluent English.

Bertrand REPOLT

Partner at Bourdon & Associés / Lawyer at the Paris Bar since 2014

After completing an internship at the Office of Judge Truchot at the Court of Justice of the European Union in 2010 and within the Financial Department of the Paris Prosecutor in 2012, Bertrand Repolt joined Bourdon & Associés in January 2013.

He holds Masters’ Degrees in Political Science from the Jamia Millia University (New Delhi), in Business Law (minor in Litigation and Arbitration, Paris School of Political Science, 2010) as well as International Economic Relations’ Law (University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas, 2011).

Bertrand Repolt practices primarily in the areas of business law, labor law and enforcement procedures.

Bertrand Repolt speaks fluent English and Spanish.

Vincent BRENGARTH

Associate at Bourdon & Associés / Lawyer at the Paris Bar since 2015

After staying for a short while at the Cour de Cassation, cabinet du Procureur Général and at SCP Waquet, Farge et Hazan, lawyers practicing before the Cour de Cassation, Vincent Brengarth joined the legal practice Bourdon & Associés in Januray 2015.

Valedictorian of his Master’s Degree in Private law (University Paris XIII – Sorbonne Paris Cité, 2012), Vincent Brengarth also holds a Master’s Degree in Criminal law and sciences (Paris II – Panthéon-Assas, 2013).

He regularly publishes legal articles. He is the author of several books: “Revendiquons le droit à la désobéissance” (Published by Fayard, October 2021) and “Violences policières. Le devoir de réagir” (Published by Tracts Gallimard, April 2022). In 2021, GQ magazine ranked him among the 22 lawyers who “push back the boundaries”.

He practices primarily in the areas of media law, general and criminal business law, civil liability, bodily harm, administrative law and fundamental freedoms.

Vincent Brengarth speaks fluent English.

Associates

Basile OUDET

Associate at Bourdon & Associés / Lawyer at the Paris Bar since 2020

After completing internships at the Financial and Economic Division of the Prosecutor’s office of the Court of Bobigny and at the litigation departments of law firms Dentons and Altana, Basile Oudet joined Bourdon & Associés in January 2020.

Basile Oudet studied 5 years at the business school of Angers. He holds Master’s Degrees in Private Law (University Paris X – Nanterre) and in Business law (Master 2014, University Paris IX – Dauphine, 2019).

The multidisciplinary skills he acquired lead him to handle daily all types of litigations, before both civil and criminal courts.

He practices primarily in the areas of labor law and general and criminal business law.

Basile Oudet speaks fluent English.

Alice GOURLAY-DUPLESSIS

Associate at Bourdon & Associés / Lawyer at the Paris Bar since 2020

After completing an internship in litigation at the law firm Fieldfisher, Alice Gourlay-Duplessis worked at the Department of civil and commercial litigation at Wilhelm & Associés, before joining Bourdon & Associés in October 2021.

She holds Master Degrees in General private Law (University of Paris I – Panthéon Sorbonne, 2016) and Heritage Law (University Paris I – Panthéon Sorbonne, 2017), as well as a Certificate in Criminal Sciences (Institute of criminology and criminal law, University Paris II Panthéon Assas, 2018).

She practices primarily in the areas of business law, civil law and enforcement procedures.

Alice Gourlay-Duplessis speaks fluent English.

Manon DANTIN

Associate at Bourdon & Associés / Lawyer at the Paris Bar since 2021

After several experiences in NGOs (Human Rights Watch in New York City, CLEC in Phnom Penh and Inherit Your Rights in Arusha), as well as an internship at Alexandra Hawrylyszyn’s firm in Paris, Manon Dantin joined Bourdon & Associés in January 2021.

She holds a Master’s Degree in International and European Law (University of Oslo, 2016), a MSc in Politics of Conflict, Rights and Justice (School of Oriental and African Studies, London, 2017 University Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne, 2017), as well as a Master’s Degree in Criminal Law and Practice (University Paris XI – Paris Saclay, 2020).

She practices primarily in the areas of general criminal law, international criminal law, media law and family law.

Manon Dantin speaks fluent English and Spanish.

Mahaut VANÇON

Associate at Bourdon & Associés / Lawyer at the Paris Bar since 2021

She holds Master’s Degrees in Business Law (University Paris II – Panthéon-Assas, 2016) and General private Law (University Paris II – Panthéon-Assas, 2017), Mahaut Vançon joined Bourdon & Associés in January 2021.

Her experiences at the Prosecutor’s Office of the Court of Evry (2017-2019) and the Investigation Chamber of the court of appeal of Paris, allowed her to develop strong skills in criminal law and criminal procedure.

She practices primarily in the areas of general and criminal business law, civil law and fundamental freedoms.

Mahaut Vançon speaks fluent English.

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