Attorneys at law,
public law experts

Cabinet Palmier - Brault - Associés trains a team of highly qualified and experienced lawyers in public and private law.

They also have in-depth knowledge of many areas of public law, including planning and construction law, as well as environmental law.

The expertise or specialization of each lawyer provides the client with a secure response within an extremely short time. Each file is handled by a pair of lawyers including a partner which guarantees the client optimum responsiveness and effective collaboration.

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Public Procurement Lawyers
Advice and assistance in choosing the right procedure
  • Help in choosing the most suitable procedure for the planned project
  • Identification of legal and financial risks for contracting authorities and their partners
Drafting of specifications for all types of public procurement
  • Drafting and legal security of advertising notices
  • Writing and legal security of the documents of the DCE (regulation of the consultation, CCAP, act of commitment ...)
  • Drafting of secure standard clauses for each type of contract
  • Validation of tender analysis reports and deliberation projects
Advice and assistance from the contracting authorities until the signature of the contract
  • Control of the regularity of applications and offers
  • Assistance to negotiation meetings
Advice and assistance of the contracting authorities during the performance of the contract
  • Control of the regularity of the complaint briefs
  • Assistance with the drafting of service orders, riders, statements
  • Assistance during work acceptance operations
  • Assistance in case of judicial expertise
Legal representation of contracting authorities before the administrative courts
  • Pre-contractual and contractual referent requested and defended
  • Appeal against the validity of the contracts
  • Claims for damages (improper eviction of a procedure, litigation of claim, challenge of the general statement of the contract, claim for additional work, contesting the termination of the contract, etc.)
  • Referred expertise, referred report, referred provision
Advice and legal assistance in the settlement of disputes
  • Assistance and representation before the Advisory Committee for the Settlement of Disputes
  • Assistance and representation in the search for a transactional solution
  • Assistance and representation in arbitration or conciliation
Pre-contracted lawyers
The pre-contractual summary
  • What is the point of pre-contractual relief?
The Contractual Referee
  • What is the use of the contractual referent?
The action for nullity runs against the contract
  • Definition
Compensation claims of unsuccessful candidates
  • What is the purpose of the compensatory remedy? Who can seize the administrative judge?
Public Law Lawyers
Advice and assistance in choosing the right procedure
  • Help in choosing the most suitable procedure for the planned project
  • Identification of legal and financial risks for contracting authorities and their partners
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Public Services Lawyers
Advice and assistance the choice of management mode
  • Assistance in choosing the appropriate management method (comparison between the different modes of management possible, identification of the practical constraints associated with their implementation)
  • Assistance in drafting the presentation report for the Advisory Commission of Local Public Services (CCSPL) and for the Joint Technical Committee (CTP)
  • Assistance in the drafting of the draft deliberation approving the choice of the mode of management Assistance in the elaboration of a calendar of proceedings
Help drafting the specifications of the delegation contract
  • Drafting and legal security of advertising notices
  • Drafting and legal security of the documents of the consultation file
  • Validation of the draft public service delegation contract
Advice and assistance of contracting authorities during the delegation procedure
  • Assistance with the analysis of applications and offers
  • Validation of analysis reports of applications and offers
  • Assistance to negotiation meetings
  • Validation of rejection letters to unsuccessful candidates
Advice and assistance from the contracting authorities until the signature of the contract
  • Validation of the project of deliberation of attribution of the contract of delegation of public service
  • Validation of the draft award notice
  • Validation of rejection letters to unsuccessful candidates
Legal representation of contracting authorities before the courts
  • Judicial pre-contractual referee in demand and in defense
  • Appeal against the validity of the contract before the civil court
  • Claims for damages (claim for compensation for damages suffered, contestation of the general statement of the contract, claim for additional work, contesting the termination of the contract, etc.)
Advice and legal assistance in the settlement of disputes
  • Assistance and representation in the search for a transactional solution
  • Assistance and representation in arbitration or conciliation
Lawyers right of the evicted candidates
Advice and assistance of unsuccessful candidates until the signing of the contract
  • Assistance with the development of applications and offers
  • Assistance to negotiation meetings
  • Assistance to win public contracts and public service delegations
Legal representation of unsuccessful candidates before the administrative and judicial courts
  • Pre-contractual and contractual referent requested and defended
  • Appeal against the validity of the contracts
  • Claims for damages (improper eviction of a procedure, litigation of claim, challenge of the general statement of the contract, claim for additional work, contesting the termination of the contract, etc.)
  • Referred expertise, referred report, referred provision
Advice and legal assistance on business strategies
  • Assistance to know the content of competing offers
  • Assistance in developing strategies for bid responses
  • Analysis of the regularity of advertising and competitive bidding procedures
Subcontract Lawyers
Advice and assistance of subcontractors during the declaration of subcontracting
  • Assistance with the development of applications and subcontracting offers
  • Control of the regularity of the special act of subcontracting
  • Assistance for requests for acceptance and approval of payment terms of subcontractors
Advice and assistance of subcontractors during the execution of works
  • Help writing memoirs and direct payment requests
  • Control of the conditions of implementation of direct payment requests
  • Assistance during work acceptance operations
  • Defending the rights of subcontractors in the case of forensic expertise
Legal representation of subcontractors before the administrative and judicial courts
  • Legal representation of subcontractors (defense of rights against the employer or against the main contractor)
  • Compensation claims (unlawful modification of the special subcontracting act, refusal to pay for additional work, default of the main contractor or of the contracting authority, contesting the general contract statement, contesting the termination of the sub-contract -traitance ...)
  • Referred expertise, referred report, referred provision to the benefit of subcontractors
Advice and legal assistance in the settlement of disputes
  • Assistance and representation of subcontractors in the search for a transactional solution
  • Assistance and representation in arbitration or conciliation
Lawyers forensic expertise
Advice and legal assistance for the appointment of a judicial expert
  • Assistance of the owner or the main contractor for the appointment of a legal expert (file analysis and strategy development)
  • Legal representation of the principal or principal contractor in matters of expert review or summary report before the administrative or judicial judge (referral to the court in emergency)
Counseling and legal assistance during court appraisal operations
  • Assistance and representation of the principal or the principal company during the forensic expertise operations (drafting of the Dires à expert, assistance to the meetings of expertise, report of expertise)
  • Assistance and representation in the search for a transactional solution during the operations of expertise
Counseling and legal assistance after the court appraisal operations
  • Assistance to the owner or the main contractor following the submission of the expert report (analysis of the report, submission of observations)
  • Representation before the administrative or judicial judge following the filing of the expert report to defend the interests of the employer or the principal company (compensatory remedy against the defaulting companies, defense of the companies targeted by the report of expertise) .
Lawyers to build
Advice and assistance in the assembly of building permit files
  • Audit of building permit files
  • Verification of the regularity of the building permit file with regard to the applicable planning documents and the particular situation of the project
  • Assistance with the application for a building permit
  • Assistance in the processing of the building permit application
Advice and assistance during the execution of the building permit
  • Assistance in building permit transfer applications
  • Assistance during the declaration of completion of the work or the request for conformity
  • Assistance in case of judicial expertise
Legal representation in litigation of the building permit
  • Referred suspension on application and in defense
  • Appeal against the building permit
  • Remedies (claim for damages before the civil judge and the administrative judge ...)
  • Referred expert, referred report
  • Civil litigation of the building permit
  • Criminal litigation of the building permit
Construction Law Attorneys
Legal advice and assistance before and after the acceptance of works
  • Assistance and representation of the principal or the main contractor before the acceptance of works
  • Legal representation of the project owner or the main company in matters of expert review, referred
Advice and legal assistance on the liability of manufacturers
  • Assistance and legal representation of the principal or the main contractor in guaranteeing perfect completion
  • Assistance and legal representation of the principal or the principal company in the ten-year guarantee or in good functioning
  • Assistance and legal representation of the principal or the main contractor in contractual or delictual liability in construction operations
Lawyers Competition Law
Advice and assistance on anti-competitive practices
  • Assistance and representation regarding the violation of business secrets, disparagement, confusion, parasitism
  • Assistance and legal representation before the commercial court
Advice and assistance with public interventions
  • Advice and assistance to prevent all situations of conflict in State aid, competition from public companies holding exclusive or special rights or services of general interest
  • Legal assistance and representation before the administrative and judicial courts
Lawyers Law of local authorities and intercommunality
Advice and assistance of local elected representatives in the law of local authorities
  • Advice and assistance to prevent all situations of conflict in terms of inter-municipal, public and private domain, administrative responsibility, administrative police, territorial public service.
  • Legal assistance and representation before the administrative and judicial courts
Lawyers Criminal Business Law
Advice and assistance in criminal law of public contracts
  • Assistance and legal representation of contracting authorities and companies in the settlement of disputes they face from the preliminary investigation phase, the investigation and the judgment phase;
  • Legal representation assistance in connection with the illegal taking of interests; offense of favoritism in public contracts; abuse of function;
  • Legal representation before the investigating judge and the Criminal Court
Advice and assistance on criminal business law
  • Assistance and legal representation of natural persons and legal persons in matters of criminal business law: breach of business secrecy and privacy, use of forged documents
  • Legal representation before the investigating judge and the Criminal Court
Commercial Urban Lawyers
Legal advice on commercial urban planning
  • Real estate developer assistance with commercial development projects
  • Audit of commercial equipment requests
Assistance and legal representation in commercial urban planning
  • Litigation before the Departmental Commission for Commercial Development (CDAC)
  • Litigation before the National Commission for Commercial Development (CNAC)
Lawyers Classified Installations
Advice and legal assistance regarding classified installations
  • Assistance with declaration, registration, authorization
  • Assistance in case of modification of classified installations
  • Control assistance (participation in meetings, development of knowledge etc.)
Legal assistance and representation regarding classified installations
  • Administrative litigation: appeal against a decree of authorization or refusal of authorization, recourse against the prescriptions of a decree of authorization, referred suspension
  • Criminal litigation of classified installations
Lawyers order of 6 June 2005
Advice and assistance in the application of the regulations of the order of 6 June 2005
  • Audit of entities subject to the order of 6 June 2005
  • Assistance in the choice of the application of the applicable regulations: balance of advantages and disadvantages between the public procurement code and the order of 6 June 2005
  • Drafting of purchasing procedures guides adapted to buyers' specificities
Help drafting contract specifications for the order of 6 June 2005
  • Help with the choice of contractual arrangements adapted to the planned project
  • Drafting and legal security of advertising notices
  • Drafting and legal security of the documents of the DCE
  • Drafting of secure standard clauses for each type of contract
Advice and assistance from the contracting authorities until the signature of the contract
  • Control of the regularity of applications and offers
  • Validation of analysis reports of applications and offers
  • Assistance to negotiation meetings
  • Validation of rejection letters to unsuccessful candidates
Legal representation of contracting authorities before the administrative courts
  • Pre-contractual and contractual referent requested and defended
  • Appeal against the validity of the contracts
  • Claims for damages (improper eviction of a procedure, litigation of claim, challenge of the general statement of the contract, claim for additional work, contesting the termination of the contract, etc.)
  • Referred expertise, referred report, referred provision
Advice and legal assistance in the settlement of disputes
  • Assistance and representation in the search for a transactional solution
  • Assistance and representation in arbitration or conciliation
Legal representation of contracting authorities before the administrative courts
  • Pre-contractual and contractual referent requested and defended
  • Appeal against the validity of the contracts
  • Claims for damages (improper eviction of a procedure, litigation of claim, challenge of the general statement of the contract, claim for additional work, contesting the termination of the contract, etc.)
  • Referred expertise, referred report, referred provision
Advice and legal assistance in the settlement of disputes
  • Assistance and representation in the search for a transactional solution
  • Assistance and representation in arbitration or conciliation