Founded in Paris in 1920, Gide is a leading international law firm with 12 offices spread throughout the world.
Gide is a market-leading law firm in all fields of business law.
550 lawyers, including some 100 partners.
Gide is physically present in six regions of the world, with 11 offices, enabling it to act on cases globally.
Since its creation in 1920, Gide has always had an international outlook. Today, 40% of its deals take place beyond French borders.
Gide communicates actively and regularly in the press and via its newsletters.
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Gide advises companies in interpreting and implementing complex sector regulations.
With its long experience of European law and the associated sector regulations, Gide assists its clients in interpreting and implementing Community laws. During the legislative process, we make sure that their views are heard in the debates within the European institutions and we also assist in the drafting and filing of complaints to the European Commission on issues such as the incorrect transposition of EU texts into Member State law.
Gide specialises in all major business sectors (transport, energy, telecommunications, financial services, media, agro-foods) and the main fields of regulatory intervention (public tenders, European financing, product or foodstuff safety, health, environment, climate change etc.)
Our lawyers are at the forefront of the latest regulatory developments in a range of sectors including financial services and insurance (advising on the drafting and adoption of new legislation for alternative investment funds, rating agencies, capital requirements for banks, solvency rules, etc.), railways, the environment (REACH), energy, public procurement, betting and gaming, and cosmetics.