Olivier Binder




Phone:  + 33 (0)1 53 43 15 15

Olivier Binder

Main Focus

Key areas of expertise include:
Retail/Distribution (cooperation agreements, commercial contracts, exclusive and selective distribution)
Franchising (legal organization, negotiation and drafting)
Competition law (restrictive practices and unfair competition, antitrust regulation)
Commercial real estate and lease



French, English



University of Paris and HEC Executive MBA

Member of the Paris Bar since 1979


Professional Experience

Prior to joining Herald Avocats (before Granrut Avocats), Olivier Binder was a founding partner with Cejef-Alexen.


Memberships – Publications – Specialties

Member of the "French Franchise Federation" panel of experts
Member of EuroFranchise Lawyers (EFL)
Lecturer in seminars/conferences (FFF, IBA/IFA)
Former member (2000/2003) of the UNIDROIT Study Committee (UN-Rome), participating in the drafting of an international model law on “disclosure of pre-contractual information”
Member of the ACE (Association of Corporate Lawyers)
Founding member of the AADPC (Association of Commercial Property Lawyers)