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Stéphanie Schweitzer



25-27 rue d'Astorg
75008 Paris

Office Telephone: +33 1 44 94 40 50
Office Fax: +33 1 42 65 46 25

Direct Dial (Paris): +33 1 44 94 40 50

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Stéphanie qualified as an Avocat in 1997 and joined HFW in 2000. She specialises in international transportation and trade, focusing mainly on ship arrests, collisions and charter party disputes.

Stéphanie has in-depth experience of tourism matters relating to travel law, in particular passenger carriage by sea (including cruises), air and rail, as well as of personal injury in France and abroad. Her expertise extends to travel regulations, agreements and litigations and she regularly advises on booking conditions and terms and conditions of passenger carriage.

She also regularly assists clients in employment matters, including employment contracts, dismissals, social security and personal injury claims, and advises shipowners and insurers on regulations applicable to seafarers.

Stéphanie has a extensive experience of yacht-related employment and personal injury matters. She regularly advises yacht owners and insurers on passenger claims, crew contracts and claims and social security issues. She also often assists yachting industry clients on matters involving contracts of carriage, charter parties and yacht arrests.

Stéphanie is regularly named as a leading expert in Legal 500 and Chambers.

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The Paris office advises on maritime and air transportation issues, insurance, reinsurance, industrial risks, infrastructure and construction, energy, international trade and commodities.

The office has a strong reputation in the field of commercial litigation and arbitration and has built a significant transactional practice over recent years, advising on corporate, financial, commercial law and international projects.

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