Ydes strengthens its employment law department in Paris.

The Paris office welcomes the arrival of new Employment Partner Harold Berrier and new associates Adeline Tournan and Benjamin Fehlbaum who join the existing team of Chrystelle Daub, Partner and her associate Claire Leblond.

Harold has over 20 years’ experience in advising and representing companies in Employment Law matters. Harold was the co-founder and managing partner of KMB Avocats between 2011 – 2020, here he was a specialist, advising and offering his solid experience to French and international clients, thanks to his fluency in English, German and of course French.

Harold’s outlook is to give advice that is simple, clear with a solution-focused approach – this is what his clients like about him. Harold’s areas of specialism include:
Private education sector;

  • Fashion;
  • Property;
  • Hospitality;
  • telecommunications ;and
  • automotive sector.

He was joined by Adeline after qualification in 2015 and then by Benjamin in 2020.

Ydes now boasts an Employment Law team made up of 15 lawyers, including 6 partners in the following regions of France:

  • Paris - Chrystelle Daub and Harold Berrier.
  • Lyon - Elise Laplanche, Laurence Buratti and Véronique Massot-Pellet.
  • Avignon - Stéphane Szames.

Ydes is home to lawyers with a rich and diverse experience, the Employment Team at Ydes offers advice and litigation support to Start-Ups, mid-size companies of French and International Groups. Ydes offers HR advice and assists clients in the managing of their individual and collective employment relationships, optimizes the decision-making of managers and defends companies’ interests.

The team at Ydes works alongside managers and HR managers to define and secure the company strategy, particularly in the growth and restructuring phases. In addition, Ydes provides support in targeting individual training needs of your team.

Ydes has a high level of technical expertise in France and Internationally with the active support of its internationals networks.

About Ydes ? It is made up of over 70 lawyers and employees. It is spread over 6 locations in 3 countries. It brings together the best expert advice in business law and taxation which helps various companies from Start-ups, SME’s to mid-cap and large companies. Ydes is at your side defending your interests with agility, inventiveness, and transparency, not just in France but around the world.