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Guillaume-Denis Faure

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Winston & Strawn

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Litigation

Position

Guillaume-Denis Faure is a partner in the Paris office of Winston & Strawn, where he leads the media law department. Well-known in the fields of commercial and corporate dispute prevention and resolution, Mr. Faure works with companies, shareholders, and management to handle their litigation, as well as on transactional issues relating to termination of negotiations, price adjustments and sellers’ guarantees, with an emphasis on finance, life science and regulated professions. With extensive experience in content acquisition and protection for rightholders, audio-visual broadcasters, intermediation agencies, sponsors and talent, Mr. Faure is considered one of the top French experts in the sports industry and has an excellent reputation within the fields of audio-visual, luxury, Internet, creation and entertainment. Mr. Faure also represents French and international groups in disputes involving IT security and e-reputation before the civil and criminal courts.

Career

Former “Secrétaire de la Conférence du Stage” of the Paris bar association, he practiced in the law firm Coudert Frères to which succeeded the law firm Dechert, before cofounding BFPL Avocats, an entrepreneurial boutique exclusively dedicated to complex business litigation. He later joined Bird & Bird to develop their sports and media law department, before joining Winston & Strawn.

Languages

English, French

Member

Mr. Faure has been the General Secretary of the French Corporate Lawyer Think Tank (TTCA) since 2010.

Education

Mr. Faure studied at the University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and at the University Paris II Panthéon-Assas, where he graduated in International Law and in Business Law.


Paris: Résolution des litiges

Contentieux commercial et de droit des sociétés

Within: Contentieux commercial et de droit des sociétés

Simmons & Simmons est en capacité de traiter des contentieux de nature variée. Le cabinet possède une expertise de premier plan dans le domaine industriel et de la responsabilité des produits. Il gère également des contentieux commerciaux. Jacques-Antoine Robert dirige l'équipe, dans les rangs de laquelle interviennent régulièrement Alexandre Regniault, Etienne Kowalski et Ombline Ancelin. Le recrutement de Guillaume-Denis Faure, auparavant chez Winston & Strawn LLP, permet au cabinet de s'équiper pour le traitement des dossiers financiers de droit des sociétés.

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