Bernadette Brugeron is Managing Partner, a partner in charge of the litigation, economic law and real-estate law centres; she has extensive experience in commercial leases, competition and distribution law as well as in commercial litigation, and in particular responsibility for faulty products and industrial risks, in addition to issues relating to pollution and energy savings. She advises and represents French and foreign groups on their business practices under French and Community competition law. An expert in contractual techniques, Bernadette Brugeron is involved in analysing and drafting commercial agreements, commercial leases, environmental annexes and special agreements. She has a DEA in private law and has served in French and international business firms. In addition to the LawPact and Alta-Juris networks, she is a member of several groups and networks: -She is founder and Secretary of the Paris Amsterdam business club (CAPA) (www.clubaffairesparisamsterdam.fr); -She is a member of several Chambers of Commerce: Belgo-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce, France-Canada Chamber of Commerce, French Chamber of Commerce in the Netherlands; - She is a member of the DFCG (Financial Directors and Management Controllers association) and the CGPME; - She is an agent in real-estate transactions and a member of the AAMTI, Association of Lawyer-Agents for Real-Estate Transactions (http://www.avocat-immo.fr/offres-immobilieres-d-avocats/); -She is a member of the ACE (Association of Corporate Counsels).