Avocat à la Cour, Alexis Ollivier joined Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer's Dispute Resolution Group in 2019.
His practice focuses on complex cross-border and domestic disputes, international sanctions, regulatory investigations and enforcement proceedings (especially before the Enforcement Committee of the Autorité des marchés financiers, the French financial markets regulator), white-collar crime, and commercial, banking and financial services litigation.
Several leading international financial institutions in the context of the recent European and French sanction laws targeting business relationships with Russian entities;
A leading French investment bank in the course of an investigation conducted by the AMF, the French financial markets regulator, and pertaining to its financial disclosure;
A leading French energy company in enforcement proceedings pertaining to its financial disclosure, before the AMF and the Paris Court of Appeal;
A global automotive manufacturing company in civil and criminal proceedings resulting from allegations that the company intentionally and deceptively programmed certain diesel engines to selectively circumvent emissions controls;
A technology company in the course of an investigation conducted by the AMF and pertaining to suspicions of insider dealings;
An agribusiness company in a dispute pertaining to the dismissal of its former chief executive officer;
A leading French banking group in the course of an investigation conducted by the AMF and pertaining to suspicions of market abuse;
A nuclear equipment manufacturer in the course of an investigation pertaining to a data breach;
A stakeholder in the course of disputes pertaining to a takeover bid targeting a French waste management company;
A leading French investment bank in the context of pre-trial discovery proceedings initiated by a self-described whistleblower;
A financial services company in a dispute against an alleged business partner and pertaining to an alleged sudden termination of business relationships;
A technology company in the course of negotiations with one of its shareholders pertaining to governance and allegations of capturing of business opportunities and misuse of corporate assets;
A natural gas storage company in a dispute against building contractors following an industrial incident.