Public Law, Regulatory Law and Legal Lobbying

Echo Avocat assists its clients (companies, public and semi-public entities – State, local governments and related public companies – as well as other public-private bodies, associations, individuals) in all their actions linked with Public Law, particularly Public Business Law, Regulated Activities Law, and provides a broad range of services such as consultancy, litigation or legal lobbying.

Public Law

Echo Avocat assists its clients in the following :

  • Public contracts (public calls for tenders, public service delegation, PPP contracts and agreements on occupation of public space) ;
  • Innovative, thorough contractual structures
  • Public property ;
  • Public works and Construction law ;
  • Public and private real estate ;
  • Town planning, land development (urban planning and regulation, retail planning) ;
  • Pre-emptive rights and expropriation ;
  • Environment (classified facilities, contaminated soils and areas, nuisance, outdoor advertising) ;
  • Public Service Labour Law ;
  • Administrative Liability ;
  • Proceedings in the administrative and other specialized courts ;
  • Constitutional and European litigation (ECHR, CJEU) ;
  • Public Financial Law ;
  • Public Economic Law ;
  • Semi-public entities (Economic Interest Groups, State-controlled firms, Public companies) ;
  • Election Law ;
  • Privatization and respiration publique ;
  • General Administrative Law ;

Echo Avocat has also developed a practice in public asset management and legal underpinning.

Regulatory Law

EchoAvocats has in-depth knowledge of the internal organization of institutions and related legal practice, and commits to being the intermediary between companies and administrations/other public entities.

  • Administrative authorizations (support in relationships with the administration, public bodies, local governments or independent administrative authorities) ;
  • Securing a safe legal environment for companies ;
  • Sanctions administratives ;
  • Administrative sanctions ;
  • Sector-specific regulatory law (renewable energies, pharmaceuticals, construction…) ;

Legal Lobbying

Echo Avocat has the necessary expertise in legal drafting and Parliamentary Law to provide a legal and regulatory monitoring as well as support in evolution forecasts for the current legislation for public or private actors, or professional organizations.