International transactions and contracts

Our practice in international contracts features the following areas of expertise :

Industries and legal areas :

  • Investment and equity
  • International trade and commodities
  • International services agreements
  • Agency agreements, franchises
  • Public markets and international public sector contracts
  • Public works and public services concessions
  • Infrastructure and construction
  • Industrial and inter-company partnerships : joint ventures, consortia, undeclared partnerships
  • Subcontracting
  • Intellectual property and technology transfers
  • Shipbuilding, ship and aircraft transactions, special assets
  • Transports and logistics
  • Project finance and asset finance
  • Insurance
  • Real estate

Negotiation and execution of contracts :

  • Precontractual negotiations and preparatory contracts
  • Contractual instruments
  • Administrative regulations and public order
  • Adaptation and renegotiation of contracts, hardship
  • Force majeure and suspension of contracts
  • Termination of contracts
  • Payment instruments and letters of credit (inc. SBLC)
  • Securities and guarantees

Breach of contract and liabilities :

  • Payment, delivery and execution failures
  • Delays, failure to meet contractual deadlines
  • Defective goods, latent defects, non-compliances
  • Other damages, degradations, accidents

Dispute resolution and execution proceedings :

  • International arbitration
  • Judicial and administrative litigation
  • Interim and conservatory measures, emergency proceedings
  • Technical expertises
  • Execution proceedings