ÉTIENNE PAPIN
Partner – Paris Bar

+33 (0)1 75 43 86 23
epapin@next-law.fr

ÉTIENNE PAPIN

Partner
Paris Bar

Étienne assists his clients in all digital law aspects: on-line retail, social networks, market places, cloud computing, dematerialization, etc. He also has a significant experience in assisting live show and music firms. His daily practice is dealing with the constant change of company’s needs, regulations in force and legal solutions to bring. His objective: always provide his clients with customized and relevant solutions.

Étienne was admitted to the Paris Bar in 1999. He practiced at the international law firm, Salans, then at the firm FERAL-SCHUHL / SAINTE-MARIE as a partner since 2009 before founding NEXT in 2020.

He is a senior lecturer in the Specialized Master “Management of the Musical Sector” at Audencia Business School.

Étienne speaks French and English.

AWARDS

Étienne’s distinctions in the press:

BEST LAWYERS 2022 – in Information Technology Law / Privacy and Data Security Law / Media Law / Intellectual Property Law / Technology Law

BEST LAWYERS 2021 – in Information Technology Law / Privacy and Data Security Law / Media Law / Intellectual Property Law / Technology Law

LEADERS LEAGUE & DECIDEURS MAGAZINE 2021 – “HIGHLY RECOMMENDED” in Personal Data / Internet Law / Live shows / Advertizing & Marketing & “RECOMMENDED” in Music Law

LEGAL 500 EMEA 2020 – in IT and Internet / Data Privacy and Data Protection

LEADERS LEAGUE & DECIDEURS MAGAZINE 2020 – “HIGHLY RECOMMENDED” in Live shows / Advertizing & Marketing categories & “RECOMMENDED” in Music/Audiovisual Law

LEGAL 500 FRANCE 2019 – in Media and Entertainment: Music / IT, Telecoms and the Internet / Data Privacy and Data Protection

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Étienne graduated with a post graduate degree in literary, artistic and industrial law (DEA) (Paris II Panthéon-Assas University with Professor Pierre-Yves Gautier as director) and a company lawyer diploma (DJCE), Major in distribution law (Cergy-Pontoise University).

STÉPHANIE FOULGOC
Partner
Paris and Quebec Bars

+33 (0)1 75 43 86 23
sfoulgoc@next-law.fr

STÉPHANIE FOULGOC

Partner
Paris and Quebec Bars

Client-focused, seeking customized solutions, Stéphanie assists companies in all areas of intellectual property, innovation, privacy and entertainment laws. Internationally orientated, she also assists international groups and foreign companies with the compliance of their activities in France and Europe.

Stéphanie was admitted to the Paris Bar in 2011 and practiced at the firm FERAL-SCHUHL / SAINTE-MARIE, prior to founding NEXT in 2020.

She was also admitted to the Quebec Bar in 2016 and practiced for two years in Montreal (Canada).

Prior to that, Stéphanie practiced abroad, in an international law firm in Milan, Italy, then in a collective management organization for performers and producers’ rights in Toronto, Canada and at the European Commission in Brussels.

She is a senior lecturer in the Specialized Master “Management of the Musical Sector” at Audencia Business School.

Stéphanie speaks French, English and Italian.

AWARDS

BEST LAWYERS 2022 – “Ones to Watch” in Information Technology Law / Privacy and Data Security Law

LEADERS LEAGUE & DECIDEURS MAGAZINE 2021 – “HIGHLY RECOMMENDED” in Personal Data / Internet Law / Live shows / Advertizing & Marketing & “RECOMMENDED” in Music Law

LEGAL 500 EMEA 2020 in IT and Internet

LEADERS LEAGUE & DECIDEURS MAGAZINE 2020 – “HIGHLY RECOMMENDED” Live shows / Advertizing & Marketing categories & “RECOMMENDED” in Music/Audiovisual Law

LEGAL 500 FRANCE 2019 in Media and Entertainment: Music / IT, Telecoms and the Internet

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Stéphanie graduated with a Master degree in digital creations law from Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and Paris XI Sceaux Universities (2009) with Professor Pierre Sirinelli as Director and a Master degree in European business law from Paris II Panthéon-Assas University (2008, ranked first in class, with Professor Louis Vogel as Director).

She also graduated with a Master degree in general private law at University of Ottawa in Canada.

DIGITAL &
CREATIVE
BUSINESS
LAW

Bringing together digital and creative law is the originality of NEXT avocats. Digital and creative law share the same sources: contract law, intellectual property law and tort law. NEXT’s lawyers have significant and recognized expertise in these areas, both in consulting and litigation.

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