Since the creation of the firm 50 years ago, the lawyers of DTMV & Associés have always worked closely with their clients to acquire an in-depth understanding of their companies in order to provide them with first class legal services. Our key tenets are: listen, analyze and be available.

Our practice offering both consulting and litigation covers multiple complementary areas of action, with specialties spanning commercial law, labor law, corporate law, subcontracting law, industrial risks, mergers & acquisitions and contract law.

DTMV & Associés assists many international corporations and their French subsidiaries in the course of their national and international activities. It also works for several major French corporations, and also small and medium‑sized companies, in fields as varied as energy, automotive equipment, transports, telecommunications, household appliances, mass-market goods, luxury goods, as well as the chemical, pharmaceutical, food, and audiovisual & entertainment industries.

The firm represents clients in all matters before both judicial courts and arbitration organizations and are thus among one of the most experienced French litigation firms, particularly for complex, cross‑border and international disputes.

DTMV & Associés has strong expertise in managing labor disputes and negotiating national and international settlement agreements, and is able to provide solid support in all aspects of corporate life.

Intellectual property law is another major specialty of our firm, covering patents, trademarks, designs, author’s rights, neighboring rights, companies’ distinctive signs, IT, and the firm rank among the best French firms in these fields.

Efficient and accessible, the Firm’s partners and associates foster communication and teamwork towards meeting their clients’ expectations. Our working languages are naturally French and English, but also Italian, Spanish and Portuguese. Thanks to the diversity of our lawyers’ training and backgrounds, they are able to deliver a wide variety of tailor-made services, from legal audit to litigation in many domains.

Abroad, DTMV & Associés is part of a sound network of high-quality professionals so that it can offer its clients a global service. As DTMV & Associés is not bound by exclusivity agreements, it is in a position to recommend the most suitable professionals for the specific needs of each client in many countries.