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France

France is a semi-presidential republic with the sixth largest economy in the World. It is also a founding member of the European Union. France is home to 51.800 lawyers and has a sophisticated legal services market mainly centred in Paris and its region.

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How to practise in France

19 September 2014By Julie Mamou

Find out all you need to know about practising in France

CCBE newsletter - October

The 66th CCBE newsletter is out - read more about the following topics: Proposed European Convention on the profession of lawyer

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How to verify a European lawyer?

Use the European e-justice portal to find or identify lawyers from the EU and the EEA 

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Brexit and the legal services sector in the EU

An overview of the UK legal service sector in the current European market place and potential changes post-Brexit

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If a British Testator relocates to Europe…

Find out more about the overlooked problem related to inheritance laws of Germany, France and many other European countries

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Joint seminar with the Conseil national des barreaux (CNB) in Paris

Read more about the event discussing the impact of Brexit and new developments for Business and Human Rights

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Legal life in… Paris

11 September 2014By Julie Mamou

Louis B. Buchman, Partner at Field Fisher Waterhouse LLP Paris office, shares his views about his Legal life in Paris.

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Your contacts for this region are Virag Martin and Katharina Kirchberger

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International Policy Adviser: Europe

virag.martin@lawsociety.org.uk

Katharina Kirchberger

International Policy Assistant: Europe and CIS

katharina.kirchberger@lawsociety.org.uk