Alexen International   France, Lebanon, Dubai

RĂ©mi Turcon
Law Firm
+33 1 70 92 95 95
+33 1 70 92 95 96
12 Cours Albert 1er
Paris, 75008 France

About Alexen International

Alexen is the consolidation of the following law firms: Ydès Avocats, a French law firm established in 1945 and specialized in private business law (previously known as Office Juridique Français et International (OJFI), Alister Avocats and Lyon Juriste); CGCB, a French law firm established in 1984 and specialized in public business law and Gebran & Partners, a full practice Lebanese law firm established in 1997.

Due to the historical presence of its French members in all major French economic centers and thanks’ to its association with foreign law firms, in particular in Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates, Alexen comprises 100 lawyers and a total staff of 140 people and has offices in Paris, Lyons, Marseilles, Montpelliers, Bordeaux, Avignon, London, Dublin, Brussels, Beirut and Dubai.

Alexen has been created to enable its members and lawyers to offer adapted solutions to their clients’ needs, whether French, European or international, medium or large-sized companies, in all legal practice areas. We are acting more particularly in France, Europe and the Middle East.

Rémi Turcon

Paris, Brussels, New York and California Bars

Areas of expertise

Rémi Turcon is involved in all matters relating to investments of foreign companies in France and in the development of French companies abroad. He also assists international companies in Court and arbitration procedures, both in France and abroad.

Professional experience

After valuable experience with the law firms Graham & James in Los Angeles (1989-1991), then Rogers & Welles in New York (1991-1993), Rémi Turcon joined OJFI-Alister in 1993 (now Ydès) as the partner in charge of the international department.

During this period, he was able to successfully create and develop an international clientele, including both leading legal entities and individuals.

Educational background

Admitted to the Paris Bar since 1988, California since 1990, New York since 1992 and Brussels since 2014, Rémi Turcon graduated from the law faculty of Aix-en-Provence (master degree in judicial careers, DESS (specialised master degree) in public law, major “local authorities”) and from the University of California, Los Angeles – UCLA (LL.M. in International Law).

Rémi Turcon also has a Doctorate in law (Ph.D.) and drafted his thesis on the topic of the legal aspects of foreign investment in the United States.

Rémi Turcon has published several books and articles, in particular a work entitled “foreign direct investment in the United States” published in 1993 by Sweet & Maxwell, a work entitled “Investir aux Etats Unis” (Invest in the United States) published in 1994 by Dalloz, a work entitled “Grundlagen des US-amerikanischen Gesellschafts-Witschafts-, Steuer-und-Fremdenrechts” (Fundamentals of US-American Companies-Businesses, Tax and Immigration) published in 1994 by C.H. Beck, an article entitled “La LLC américaine, étude de droit comparé” (The American LLC, comparative law analysis), published in the Petites Affiches (April 9, 1997).

Dubai Office

Alexen International
Emarat Atrium Building, Ground Floor,
Block B (East) Office 021,
Sheikh Zayed Road

P.O. Box 32169

Contact: Remi Turcon
Telephone #1: +971 4 346 7303
Email:[email protected]

Lebanon Office

Address: Corniche du Fleuve
Immeuble Nassar-Moufarrij
Beirut 1109 2040, Lebanon

Contact: Fady Gebran
Telephone #1: +961.1.613627
Fax: +961.1.613628
Email:[email protected]