Business litigation

The business litigation department, based in Paris, Lyon and Avignon, assists and defends Ydès’ clients, small and medium-sized businesses as well as large groups (national and international), before all national or European Courts, and in the principal areas of business law.

As a true partner, the Ydès team is committed to its clients and fervently responds to their needs.


The expertise of the business litigation department at Ydès is recognized in pre-litigation, litigation and the search for negotiated solutions in the following areas:

  • Contract law.
  • ​Commercial law.
  • Corporate law.
  • Lease law (commercial, professional and residential).
  • Co-ownership law.
  • Construction law
  • Competition and distribution law.
  • Criminal business law.
  • National and international arbitration.

The litigation department has also developed specific skills in bankruptcy proceedings by advising and assisting Ydès’ clients in all the areas that are specific to this domain, from the precautionary measures through to court-ordered liquidation and its consequences.

Finally, the members of the team share their experience by proposing professional training in particular in the areas of bankruptcy proceedings, guarantees and securities, commercial leases and commercial law.


The decisive and innovative business litigation team is comprised of two partners, three associates and one assistant, all very well versed in court practice.