– The partners –


Carl Enckell


Carl Enckell has been specialising in environment law for more than 15 years. He works on a regular basis in the sustainable energy and industrial environment sectors, where he has made a significant impact in landmark cases.

In 2012, he founded Enckell Avocats, a law firm that rapidly won acknowledgment for its skills, with “recognised practice” in environment law.

His contributions include wood packaging’s removal from waste status in July 2014, a first in France.

Carl Enckell is a lecturer at Centrale Supelec (Master’s Degree course in Industrial Ecology) and teaches a course in “the sustainable energy regulatory framework” and EFE “single authorisations”.

He is also an associate member of two sector-specific strategic committees (CSF): “Eco-Industries” (industrial waste recovery), “Environment and social responsibility” (Afnor). In his expert capacity, he is in demand as a symposium speaker and training lecturer.

Sophie de Senilhes


Sophie de Senilhes has been a lawyer at the Paris Bar Association for over 25 years. She specialises in business engineering, special contracts, competition and distribution consulting services to companies. She takes on regular assignments in designing, building and managing complex, strategic and customised projects and has a perfect grasp of the specific issues involved.

With a wealth of professional experience and holding dual academic qualifications, Sophie de Senilhes fully understands corporate constraints and environments from the business standpoint. Her breadth of vision has allowed her to develop impressive expertise in many sectors including industry, supply chains, press agencies, healthcare, pharmaceutics and innovative high potential and fast development businesses.

In 2015, after a time as a partner with several law firms, she became a founding member of Tesla Avocats.

Sophie de Senilhes frequently participates in seminars and conferences addressing issued relating to business engineering and restructuring. She trains professionals in Applied Company Law at Francis Lefèbvre Formation and is also the editor of Francis Lefèbvre Formation’s “Business Contract” and “Companies” legal document repository.


Olivier Roux


Olivier Roux has been a lawyer since 2000. He specialises in trademark law. He mainly provides services in all areas of intellectual property law (copyright, trademarks, patents, internet and domain names, information systems, software (licences, SAAS, personal data, etc.) and as a legal, litigation and business law consultant.

He delivers legal support to corporate information system departments as well as start-ups and SMEs in the digital community (including hosting platforms, e-commerce platforms, social networks, and smartphone app providers).

With regard more specifically to trademarks, he manages portfolios and corresponds with law firms in dozens of countries.

Olivier Roux holds a degree from CEIPI (Centre for International Intellectual Property Studies), a department of the University of Strasbourg.

Philippe Savatic


Philippe Savatic started his career as a legal expert with Fiat France. This enabled him to come to grips with the working methods and internal issues inherent to complex economical and industrial environments. He then became a lawyer and worked with law firms specialising in industrial risks and insurance law, prior to playing a part in founding and developing the law firm Carakters for seven and a half years.

Philippe dedicates an important part of his practice to disputes and expert appraisals in construction, fire and technical malfunctions in sectors such as Construction and Public Works, production facilities, products (professional and consumer goods), as well as occupational accidents and illnesses.

He also works upstream on corporate risk prevention and safety through auditing and reporting, contractual and liability arrangements, and provides decision support for optimum insurance coverage.

Philippe’s clients include insurance providers, industrialists, manufacturers and maintainers who are highly appreciative of his responsiveness and hands-on advisory style.

Philippe holds a Postgraduate Degree in private law from the University of Paris II and is a member of the AMRAE (corporate risk and insurance management association) and of the Club Franco Risk.