Julie Bouchard is a counsel in the firm’s Paris office where she is a member of the labor and employment practice.With a 15-year long experience in the industrial relations sector, Julie assists French and foreign clients on all their labor and employment related issues. She is especially knowledgeable on collective negotiations and human resources management, in particular in insolvency procedures. Julie also accompanies her clients on their strategic transactions such as M&A, restructuring, harmonization of collective status and helps them dealing with their recurring and constantly renewed collective problems of working time, relationship with the employees’ representatives especially in tense social climates. Julie also has a strong experience in implementing individual and collective dismissal and redundancy proceedings as well as handling the related negotiations, towards which she has a concrete and realistic approach to suggest pragmatic solutions. Julie is also experienced in data protection and employee privacy issues as well as with negotiating with the French Data Protection Agency (“CNIL”).
Julie is a member of the firm's Global Associate Liaison Committee.
Julie started working in 1998 as in-house counsel in charge of Human Resources legal matters. Since 2004, she works as a labor and employment lawyer with French law firms with international clients.