Patricia Savin


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Bar(s) : Paris


Head of the Environment and Sustainable Development Department, and OTI Technical Director, Patricia Savin manages cases in the fields of the Circular Economy, biodiversity, brownfields, CSR, sustainable real estate, ICPE, etc.

She was a member of the Steering Committee of the French Ministry of Ecology that drafted the Circular Economy Roadmap (FREC).

She was a member of the working group set up by the Minister of Justice to introduce "ecological damage" into the Civil Code and of the Legal Committee of the Ministry of Ecology in charge of drafting the Charter of the Environment.

Patricia is in charge of the Sustainable Development Commission of the Paris Bar Association and regularly speaks at conferences and seminars.

She is an independent director of COVIVIO, an SBF 120 real estate company, as well as President of the Think Tank OREE, which brings together companies and local authorities on the themes of circular economy, biodiversity and CSR.

Holding a CSRD sustainability auditor certificate, a training approved by H2A issued by Apava/Afnor, Patricia Savin has extensive expertise in supporting companies to address CSR challenges (CSRD, taxonomy, duty of care...), informed by the work carried out within the OREE network that she chairs.

  • IHEDN graduate (34th awareness-raising and training programme on economic intelligence and strategy), 2012
  • Master’s, Institut de Droit Public des Affaires (Paris XI), 1995
  • Bar exam (CAPA), 1995
  • Doctor of Private Law, 1994
  • French
  • English
  • Best Lawyers – Environment
  • Best Lawyers – Environment (Law Firm of the Year)
  • Legal 500 – Environment (Band 1)
  • Sommet du droit – Environment – Gold Award
  • Palmarès du droit – Environment – Gold Award
  • Le Point – Environment (5 stars)
  • Chambers & Partners – Environment (Band 2)
  • Chambers & Partners – Environmental Law (Band 2)
  • Who’ Who Legal – Environment (Recommended)
  • Décideurs Stratégie, Finance et Droit – Key figure in Energy and Environmental Law
  • Décideurs – Energy & Environment – Classified installations for environmental protection, polluted sites and soil, industrial wastelands (Band 1 – Leading)
  • Décideurs – Energy & Environment – Renewable energy Law (Band 3 – Highly recommended)
  • Décideurs – Energy & Environment – Waste management Law (Band 1 – Leading)
  • Décideurs  – Energy & Environment – Water and sanitation Law (Band 2 – Excellent)
  • Legion of Honour
  • National Order of Merit

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