Who are we?

For more than 50 years, Capstan Avocats has confirmed itself as the benchmark partner for companies.

Supporting thousands of companies
Capstan Avocats provides day-to-day support for numerous companies on the CAC 40 and SBF 120, as well as several thousand companies from all occupational sectors, of any size and in all regions.
Both in terms of their support on a daily basis and when there are more complex individual projects, Capstan Avocats supplies companies with rapid and practical answers, enabling them to optimise their decision-making and to control risks.
The firm also has an in-depth knowledge of the local economic and social fabric and the competent jurisdictions, thanks to its 9 offices in France. Capstan Avocats advises its French clients across the world through Ius Laboris.
Aware of the special issues encountered by start-ups and growing companies in managing their social and HR issues, the firm has also initiated a specific support offering: Start with Capstan.

All of labour law, nothing but labour law
As the top firm of lawyers specialising in labour law in France, Capstan Avocats has developed in-depth skills in all areas of employment law and social protection, throughout France and internationally.
At the top of its field, the firm has a scientific board to identify and anticipate major developments in labour law.
The firm co-founded Capital Ingénium to respond to the needs of companies in terms of employee savings and employee share ownership.
Capstan Avocats is keen to take part in constructing the doctrine relating to employment law. Ensuring that the voice of companies is heard and defending their interests is one of the tasks that the firm has set for itself.


Capstan in 6 points


Our values: to be at the service of our clients

Our commitments for companies and employment

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