Founded in 1995, Bersay brings together 40 highly-qualified lawyers, with wide-ranging expertise to address the legal needs of businesses.
Its practice covers all of the main areas of business activity, in an advisory capacity as well as in litigation and arbitration, and in both national and cross-border matters.The Firm has experienced significant growth thanks to the sustained trust of its clients, who have built its reputation for excellence, thereby enabling it to attract new clients.Driven by a desire to remain constantly innovative, effective and competitive, Bersay became the first Paris law firm to be certified ISO 9001 (in 1998).
This approach has contributed directly to the excellent growth the firm has experienced these last years.Promoting the co-opting of associates to partnership, Lawyers working at Bersay either began their career at the firm or joined the firm having worked previously in prestigious large international or French firms. All of them are at least bilingual (French and English). Some of them are admitted to practice in foreign jurisdictions. All of the lawyers of Bersay work in French and in English and most of them work in at least a third language (Spanish, Italian, German, Portuguese, Japanese, Hebrew, Bulgarian).
In order to subject itself to the strictest standards and to a process of perpetual improvement, Bersay became the first Paris law firm to obtain ISO 9001 certification, in 1998.
Bersay quality-assurance processes are regularly enriched with the experience acquired in the course of handling various client matters.
In order to understand its clients and to be able to anticipate their needs, Bersay builds up a privileged relationship, founded upon trust, with each of them.
Our organization is conceived in such a manner as to regularly improve and adapt the Firm’s operations and its work methods according to the specific needs of each of our clients.
Our values occupy an important place in the life of Bersay and in the recruitment process for new arrivals.
Team Spirit, internally and with our clients
In the manner of a team sport, a team’s effectiveness depends to a large extent on the collaboration of its members. The objective of the Firm’s members is to make every possible effort to ensure that the team wins.
Quality and responsiveness
Our systematic goal is to achieve excellence, both in substance and in form, in relation to our clients’ objectives, in all of the matters we handle.
That is an unremitting aspiration, which has led to the rapid development of the Firm and to its excellent reputation. Each of the lawyers at Bersay seeks to improve not only his or her own capabilities but also those of their team.
Our internal methodology requires that we continually try to identify the best possible strategy by the possible solutions and choosing the best from among them after having weighed the pros and cons of each one.
Our clients know that they can count on our rapid responsiveness with respect to each of the matters they entrust to us.
Our organization is designed to allow us to act swiftly whenever the situation calls for us to mobilize resources in connection with a case or advisory matter, to follow and manage an ongoing file, or to inform our clients of developments.
Culturally, the lawyers of Bersay defend their clients’ interests with the constant purpose, throughout the duration of the representation, of obtaining the best possible outcome or solution (both in litigation and arbitration and in counseling), regardless of the adversity that may be encountered.
In connection with our day-to-day operations and our recruitment, we are very sensitive to the human qualities of our team members.