Constantin Achillas leads the commercial litigation and white-collar team in Paris. His cross-border and multi-jurisdictional litigation practice encompasses a wide range of complex civil and commercial cases before state and arbitration courts. He also handles commercial and corporate transactions-relating white-collar crime cases (fraud, embezzlement, forgery). Since 2017, he is helping companies to put in place stand alone Sapin II compliance programs or to adapt and complete their existing US or UK compliance internal rules. He is also familiar with EU trade sanctions and their interaction with US sanctions.
Mr. Achillas primarily acts for large domestic and international corporations, financial institutions, insurance carriers and brokers, food, hospitality and retail companies.
Finally, Constantin Achillas is an active Pro Bono contributor. Since 2016, he seats at the Board of the France-based NGO Solidarités International.