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April 11, 2022

King & Spalding Environmental Team Honored with Palmarès du Droit Award

PARIS, April 11, 2022 — King & Spalding’s Paris Environmental, Health and Safety team, led by partner Joëlle Herschtel, was honored with a Palmarès du Droit award in recognition of its position as one of the top firms in France for environmental law.

The Paris environmental team won the silver trophy for firms with more than 30 lawyers. Herschtel has developed an environmental and toxic tort practice that encompasses both litigation and counseling in environmental, climate change, toxic tort and energy law. She handles a wide range of litigation cases before French administrative, civil and criminal courts in these fields. Herschtel also assists clients with the implementation of European and French environmental and product safety regulations. More information on the Palmarès du Droit can be found here.

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