Partner - Public law
A member of the Paris Bar since 1996, Philippe Rignault leads Delcade’s Public Law department.
Philippe began his career as a parliamentary aide, serving as a parliamentary assistant to the National Assembly and the Senate. He then worked as a counselor to regional government (Regional Council of Burgundy), before founding Squadra Avocats, where he practiced as a Partner for 15 years. Philippe has intimate knowledge of the operations of regional and local government and their stakeholders. His clients include numerous public institutions, which he advises both in consulting and litigation.
Philippe holds a DESS in international business law (1993) and CAPA (1995). He also was selected as a member of the prestigious professional certificate program Le cycle des hautes études pour le développement économique by the French Finance Ministry (2006).
His motto :
“But to live outside the law, you must be honest” (Bob Dylan, Absolutely Sweet Marie).