Public Law


“CARVE offers companies, public authorities and professional associations an operational and high-level service, covering all areas of public business law. We represent our clients in all their litigations before the administrative courts, both on the merits and in summary proceedings”.

Public contracts and public subsidies

Assistance in the awarding, negotiation and execution of public contracts (concessions, public procurement, complex contractual agreements) – Contractual audits and risk analysis – Securing or challenging public aids – etc.

Regulated sectors

Intervention in a wide range of regulated sectors - Analysis of applicable regulations and their impacts - Regulatory due diligence - Assistance in obtaining administrative authorizations – Assistance in dealings with regulatory authorities – Preparing legal arguments in the context of regulatory reforms - etc.

Public Sector

Assisting public entities in all changes to their organisation such as outsourcing, privatisations, creation of new structures, statutory changes, public-public partnerships – Governance advice - Assistance during audits by financial jurisdictions or ministerial inspections- etc. 

Public Property

Assistance in all stages of developing real estate operations – Negociation and drafting of contractual documentation – expulsion from the public domain – etc.

Ethics of public officials

Prevention of conflicts of interests – Professional retraining of a civil servant in the private sector – Declaration of interests and assets – Whistleblowing in the public sector - Regulation of lobbying – etc.

Public litigation

Appeals for annulement of regulations and administrative decisions (sanctions, refusals of autorisation, police measures) –Contractual and pre-contractual litigation - Claims for damages – Interim proceedings