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Nicolas MÉNARD

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2001

Partner at KMB Avocats since January 2011

Member of Association Française de Droit du Travail

Previous experience and practice:
Associate in Claude Katz’s law firm
Associate in Olivier Khatchikian’s law firm

Education:
Paris bar school
Master’s degree – Private and employment law – Paris I University

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Harold BERRIER

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2002

Partner at KMB Avocats since January 2011

Member of EELA (European Employment Lawyer Association)

Previous experience and practice:
Associate at August & Debouzy avocats law firm (employment practice)

Education:
Paris bar school
Master’s degree – Labor an employment relations – Paris II University
Master’s degree – Business law – Paris XII University
University degree – European law – Paris XII University

Foreign languages:
English, German

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Marie FRAVAL

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2014

Previous experience and practice:
Associate in Franck Launay’s law firm
Trainee lawyer at August & Debouzy avocats law firm (employment practice)
In-house employment lawyer at Facilitess

Education:
Paris bar school
Master’s degree – Employment law – Paris I University
Master’s degree – Business law – Lyon II University

Foreign languages:
English

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Julia LAUNAY

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2011

Previous experience and practice:
Associate at Fromont Briens et Associés law firm (employment practice)
Trainee lawyer at Morgan Lewis & Bockius law firm (employment practice)

Education:
Paris bar school
Master’s degree – Preventing and dealing with crime – Aix-en-Provence University
Master’s degree – Criminal and employment law

Foreign languages:
English, Spanish

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Sonia NINOUH

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2012

Lecturer at Arts et Métiers ParisTech

Previous experience and practice:
Lecturer at Cergy-Pontoise University
Associate at Jacquet-Duval Avocats law firm (employment practice)
Trainee lawyer at IDAvocats law firm (employment practice)
In-house employment lawyer at the Seine-Saint-Denis sickness insurance fund (CPAM)

Education:
Paris bar school
Master’s degree – Employment law – Cergy-Pontoise University
Master’s degree – Business and employment law

Foreign languages:
English

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Adeline TOURNAN

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2015

Previous experience and practice:
Trainee lawyer at Jeantet & Associés law firm (employment practice)
Trainee at CMS Francis Lefebvre law firm (employment practice)

Education:
Avocats Centre Sud bar school
Master’s degree – Business law – Montpellier University
Master’s degree – Business and tax law – Montpellier University
Master’s degree – Employment law – Tilburg University (Netherlands)

Foreign languages:
English, Spanish

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Annick STIEVENARD

Personal assistant at KMB Avocats since January 2011

Previous experience and practice:
Personal assistant to Maître Claude KATZ since 2003
Personal assistant to Maître Françoise VIRALLY-LEGROS and at AYACHE et SALAMA et WAQUET, FARGE et HAZAN law firms

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Legal notice
10/14/2015

The KMB Avocats website :
This website contains information on KMB Avocats. It is published by KATZ MENARD BERRIER Avocats A.A.R.P.I.
18, avenue de l’Opéra – 75001 PARIS / Palais D 1423
Tél : +33 (0)1 58 62 56 80 / Fax : +33 (0)1 49 26 95 35
A.A.R.P.I. / SIRET : 529 956 609 00026 / TVA : FR 695 299 566 09

Publication managers :
Nicolas MÉNARD – Harold BERRIER – Franck LAUNAY

Website design & development :
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Website hosting  :
OVH – www.ovh.com

Photographs :
András GAL

Proprietary rights
The entire content of this website (architecture, texts, photographs, illustrations, software, etc.) is the property of KMB Avocats or its technical service providers. All rights are reserved. Pursuant to article L.122-4 of the French Intellectual Property Code, any representation or reproduction of all or any part of this website by any means whatsoever that has not been expressly authorized is unlawful and qualifies as an infringement under Articles L.335-2 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code.

Liability
KMB Avocats, and their managers and employees cannot be held responsible for any damage resulting from connection to this website, which is the user’s sole responsibility.

KMB Avocats can provide links to other websites. Such other websites are unrelated to the KMB Avocats website and KMB Avocats does not publish or monitor the sources, contents of these websites or their links to any other websites. The provision of these links does not imply approval, warrant the accuracy of any information, or endorse any opinions expressed on any of these outside websites, and no association between KMB Avocats and any of the owners and/or authors, designers, animators, managers or hosts of any of these outside websites is intended or should be inferred.

OUR FIRM

Since 2011, KMB AVOCATS, a team of highly skilled and seasoned lawyers, have provided French and foreign clients with comprehensive litigation and employment services.

We aim to go beyond offering quality legal advice and take a business partnering approach, tailoring our advice and the way we work with you to meet your commercial objectives and develop your business.

OUR PRACTICE

Employment agreements
  • Drafting and negotiating employment agreements and specific provisions (noncompetition, mobility provisions…)
  • Disciplinary procedures
  • Dismissal procedures
  • Amicable termination
Labor-Management Relations
  • Trade Union rights
  • Employee representative bodies (works council, health & safety committee, droit d’alerte…)
  • Company collective bargaining
  • Working time
  • Social audit / due diligence
  • Transfer of undertaking
  • Restructuring and collective layoff
  • Manpower planning (vocational training, adapting the employee to the evolution of his/her job…)
  • Company rules and regulations, codes of conduct/ethics
Occupational safety and health
  • Hazard prevention and control in the work environment
  • Psychosocial risks
  • Internal investigations
  • Moral and sexual harassment, stress at work, burn-out
  • Fitness / unfitness for work
  • Employer-occupational health doctor relationship
  • Work accident and occupational diseases
Rights and freedom in the workplace
  • Private / professional life
  • Equal employment opportunity and discrimination
  • Freedom of expression (religion, slander/libel…)
  • Freedom of association
  • Right to strike
Special statuses
  • Protective statuses (employee / union representatives…)
  • Managers (combination of an employment agreement and of a corporate office, compensation, shareholding, criminal and civil liability, delegations of authority…)
  • International mobility (assignment, expatriation)
  • Labor and employment law for associations
Dispute resolution
  • Negotiated termination of the employment agreement
  • Alternative dispute resolution (conciliation, mediation, participatory procedure…)
  • Individual employee litigation
  • Litigation following the election/appointment of employee/union representatives
  • Collective litigation (droit d’alerte of the works council, works council budget, enforcement of collective bargaining agreements, strike…)
  • Administrative litigation (dismissal of protected employees, decisions of the labor inspector…)
  • Criminal litigation (health & safety, moral & sexual harassment, hindrance to employee representatives’ rights, undeclared work…)
  • Social security litigation (payment of social contributions, work place accidents / occupational diseases litigation, inexcusable misconduct and subsequent damage compensation…)
Compensation & Benefits
  • Profit sharing and savings plans
  • Pensions
  • Disability, death and health insurance

CONTACT US

KMB AVOCATS
18, avenue de l’Opéra
75001 PARIS
Métro Pyramides metro-ligne-7-copie 

Tél. 01 58 62 56 80
Fax. 01 49 26 95 35