1. Legal information

Information provided pursuant to Article 6 of Law No. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 on Confidence in the Digital Economy:

Publisher :

WAN AVOCATS, Association of Lawyers with Individual Professional Responsibility (AARPI)
22, rue du Général Foy – 75008 Paris
SIRET : 414 886 440 00018
T. +33 (0)1 55 30 10 10 – F. +33 (0)1 55 30 10 00 (Paris) ; (Geneva)

Host :

2 rue Kellermann BP 80157, 59053 – Roubaix Cedex 1, France
T. : + 33 (0)8 203 203 63 – Mail :

Publishing Director :

22, rue du Général Foy – Paris, France

Consumer Ombudsman :

In accordance with the provisions of articles L.152-1 et seq. of the Consumer code, in the event of a dispute with a lawyer, you have the possibility to appeal free of charge to the Consumer Ombudsman, who will be the national ombudsman at the National Bar Council (CNB) and whose contact details are as follows: CNB, Médiateur à la consommation, 180 boulevard Haussmann – 75008 Paris.

WAN AVOCATS is a French law firm operating in France and abroad and its lawyers are subject to the rules of the countries in which the firm’s offices are located. In addition, the firm’s lawyers are subject to the rules of the bar in which they are registered.


2. General terms and conditions of use

The use of the website (“the Website”) implies full acceptance of the general terms and conditions of use described below. These terms of use may be modified or supplemented at any time without notice, users are therefore invited to consult them regularly. Any change in the conditions of use or legal notices will be published in the updated text with the date of the update.

a. Copyrights

This site constitutes a work of the mind within the meaning of the provisions of Articles L 111-1 et seq. of the Intellectual Property Code and, as such, WAN AVOCATS benefits, in its capacity as author of this original creation, from the protection and rights reserved by law.

The use of this service is reserved for strict personal and private use. Any reproduction or representation, in whole or in part, for any other purpose and on any medium is prohibited, unless expressly authorised in advance by WAN AVOCATS..

Any unauthorized use of the site or any of the elements it contains will be considered as constituting an infringement and prosecuted in accordance with the provisions of Articles L. 335-2 et seq. of the Intellectual Property Code.

b. Lack of legal advice

This website provides information on possible legal issues and does not replace the legal opinion of a competent lawyer.

The information on this website should not be considered as a service offer or legal advice. The Website contains the electronic contact details of all the lawyers practising within the firm. However, simply contacting a lawyer electronically does not create a lawyer-client relationship.

c. Contractual limitations of liability

Le cabinet WAN AVOCATS s’efforce de fournir sur le Site Internet des informations aussi exactes et justes que possibles. Il n’entend toutefois pas être tenue pour responsable des éventuelles omissions, des inexactitudes et des carences dans la mise à jour, qu’elles soient de son fait ou du fait des tiers partenaires qui lui fournissent ces informations. Par ailleurs, les renseignements publiés ne sont pas exhaustifs. Ils sont donnés sous réserve de modifications ayant été apportées depuis leur mise en ligne.
Le cabinet WAN AVOCATS ne pourra pas être tenu pour responsable du préjudice direct ou indirect lié à l’utilisation du Site Internet, ni résultant de l’incompatibilité ou de l’obsolescence du matériel utilisé pour y accéder. De même, il n’entend pas être tenue pour responsable des conséquences liées à l’accès à des contenus extérieur au Site Internet via les liens hypertextes qu’il propose.

d. Management of personal data

In France, personal data are protected by Act No. 78-87 of 6 January 1978, Act No. 2004-801 of 6 August 2004, Article L. 226-13 of the French Criminal Code and the European Directive of 24 October 1995.

When using the Website, information may be collected by means of cookies: the URL of the links through which the user has accessed the site, the pages he/she visits, the date and time of the visit, etc. A cookie is a small file, which does not allow the identification of the user, but which records information relating to the navigation of a computer on a site. The data thus obtained are intended to facilitate subsequent navigation on the site, and are also intended to allow various measures of attendance.

However, the user can configure his computer as follows, to refuse the installation of cookies by configuring his Internet browser in such a way.

The site is not registered with the CNIL because it does not collect personal information.
Databases are protected by the provisions of the law of 1 July 1998 transposing Directive 96/9 of 11 March 1996 on the legal protection of databases.

e. Links to third party sites

WAN AVOCATS cannot be held responsible for the content accessible via the links on the Website although it endeavours to ensure their compatibility with the ethical obligations of the legal profession.

f. Applicable law and jurisdiction

As the Website is hosted in France, any dispute relating to its use is subject to French law. The competent courts of Paris shall have exclusive jurisdiction.

3. Credits

Design : H5 – Benoit Lépine

Developer : Tomi Bequet

Photographies : Intérieur : Christophe Urbain — Portraits : Frank Verdier Photoluxe