Ludovic joined in 2019 the AE (Advisory Excellence) international legal network as one of the exclusive Human Rights Members. Me Ludovic Timbal Duclaux de Martin uses not only national constitutional, administrative, civil and criminal law but also international law, to some extent, underpinned by English and US Constitutional law. The experience of Ludovic comes from magic circle and US law firms.
In 2018 and 2019, Ludovic received numerous awards and was awarded in May 2019 a Top Tier recognition – Business Litigation Lawyer of the Year & Regulatory Lawyer of the Year – France by M&A Today. He is part of the 2019 CorporateINTL Who’s Who. His practice is part of the European law’s framework and can include countries of European Union and Council of Europe’s countries (e.g. Western Europe’s countries, Federation of Russia and ex USSR’s satellites countries that are now part of Western Europe). Ludovic graduated in 1996 (Licence en droit) from the French Paris X University (Nanterre) and received the same year military instruction from French Air Army.
His areas of practice include:
- business & corporate law;
- white collar (including stock exchange litigation);
- data protection;
- national and international family law; and
- ethic litigation.
Me Ludovic Timbal Duclaux de Martin is registered in the Paris Bar with three predominant activities (activités dominantes): European law, business law and litigation (which includes mediation and arbitration) and as avocat mandataire immobilier (real estate agent lawyer), avocat mandataire d’artistes et d’auteurs (artists and authors agent lawyer) and avocat mandataire sportif (sports agent lawyer). Me Ludovic Timbal Duclaux de Martin mainly focusses on (i) civil rights granted by EU and (ii) Convention Européenne de Sauvegarde des Droits de l’Homme et des libertés fondamentales / European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
He holds a master’s degree (Maîtrise) in business law, a master’s degree (Maîtrise) in international and European law (both from French Paris X University (Nanterre)), a master’s degree (DEA) in contract law from French Paris XI (Sceaux) University and a master’s degree (DESS) in international commercial law from French Paris X University (Nanterre)(both in 1999). He graduated from the Paris bar (2000 class) and holds, more specifically, a certificate in private law and contract enforcement in the United – States of America and in France (contracts and arbitration) from Yale University / Paris II – Panthéon – Assas (2015) – being top of his class for the paper research / thesis. Ludovic also holds a diploma of professional English from the English University of London (British Institute in Paris).
He is generally praised from peers for his developed general legal background (both in private and public law). He is described as having an undeniable technical expertise with strong technical and drafting skills (French and English) and a strong capability to convey complex topics in engaging and accessible ways.
In 2015, Ludovic created his own law firm. For a more personal presentation, he belongs to a family of jurists for two centuries: magistrate, professor of law (Professor Timbal at the University of Paris II – Panthéon – Assas), lawyer (bâtonniers, secretaire de la conférence) and notary. He supports economic empowerment.
He is described as an open minded and a very dynamic lawyer.