Laurent THOMAS

Laurentthomas@britlaw.net 

 

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     PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Legal

 

2004      Masons (Law firm), intern (August to mid-september)

              Worked on I & T and commercial law

              British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Intern (March 2004 – July 2004)

Conducted comparative research on data protection, product liability, and European company law

2003        PETOIN & Associés (law firm), Associate Avocat (April 2003 to February 2004)

              Worked on Company law

2001/02      AMYOT Juridique et fiscal  (law firm), Associate Avocat

              Counselled clients on company and commercial law matters

2000            UGGC & Associés  (law firm), training (5 months)

              Undertook case law researches, mainly on company law and trade law.

  DANONE Group - training (one month)

  Worked on files in Consumer law

1999            NOMOS (law firm) - training (6 months)

  Participated in the constitution of companies, prepared general annual meeting, leases,

1996      Commercial Court of Bobigny - Clerk (3 months)

             Assisted judge in the preparation of court decisions


Accounting

 

One semester during my master’s degree 

Correspondence course (160 hours) during the military service

Languages

 

French: native language

English: 6 months in London in 2004 - TOEFL score in 1998: 560 out of 660

German: elementary knowledge

 

 

     EDUCATION

 

2000     Paris Bar School ( Ecole de Formation du Barreau de Paris)

1998     Specialized post graduate degree in business Law (University of Toulouse)

           Thesis: the reform on competition and distribution EC Law (vertical restrains)

1995    Master’s degree in business Law (University of Paris)

1994    Master’s degree in private Law (University of Paris, with honours)

1990    Baccalauréat (French A level)

 

 

     MISCELLANEOUS

 

2001     Creation of this website (april) and registration of the trademark Britlaw

1998     Preparation of a conference in Toulouse (Subject: one year of business law )

1996/97 Military service - French Navy

1996     Booklet on car taxes