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Aurore-Emmanuelle Rubio


CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats
2 rue Ancelle
92522 Neuilly-sur-Seine
Languages French, English, Spanish

Aurore-Emmanuelle joined the Energy team as an associate in January 2010, having practiced in the telecoms sector with law firm Bird & Bird. She has specific expertise in energy (both renewable and fossil fuels) and telecommunications.

Aurore-Emmanuelle assists clients with defining strategies for their regulated industrial activities and her practice encompasses both advice and litigation: contributing to the development of new laws and regulations, regulatory due diligence in acquisition transactions, drafting and negotiation of strategic agreements and assistance with pre-litigation and litigation before national regulatory authorities and civil and administrative courts.

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Relevant experience

  • Lawyer, Bird & Bird AARPI (2008-2009)
  • Trainee-Lawyer, Huglo-Lepage & Associés and KGA Avocats (2008)
  • Junior Legal Adviser, Syndicat de la Librairie Française (2006-2007)
  • Junior Legal Adviser, Paris Musée (2005)
  • Junior Legal Adviser, Consulate of Belgium (2004)
  • Lecturer:
    o Energy production and commercialisation, University of Paris I - Panthéon Sorbonne (2013-present)
    o Energy Law, Paris Institute of Earth Physics (2011-present)
    o Public Law, Institute for Legal Studies, Sceaux University (2013-present)
    o Substantive Community Law, Sceaux University (2010-present)
    o European Procedural Law, Sceaux University (2012)
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  • CAPA (post-graduate legal qualification required to practise as a solicitor or barrister in France), Paris Bar School (2009)
  • Master’s degree in Economic Public Law, University of Paris II - Panthéon-Assas (2007)
  • Master’s degree in Theory of Public Law, School for Higher Education in the Social Sciences (2006)
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  • Member of GEP-AFTP (French Association of Companies and Professionals in the Oil, Gas and Related Industries)
  • Member of AFDEN (French Association for Energy Law)
  • Member of AFFJ (French Association of Female Lawyers)
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  • Gas Regulation 2018, co-author - Guide Getting The Deal Through 2018
  • L’implantation des éoliennes terrestes en zone littorale dans les départemens d’outre-mer ["Building onshore wind power plants on coastal areas in the overseas departments"], co-author - Energie et Développement Durable (November 2013) 
  • The outlook for shale gas in Europe - in National Energy Policies and International Cooperation (November 2013)
  • Le droit de l’énergie face à la complexité ["Energy Law and complexity"], co-author - JCP E, n°40 (October 2013)
  • Dons et legs – assistance, bienfaisance, recherché médicale ou scientifique : les contours ["Gifts and bequests – the outline of assistance, charities, medical or scientific research"] - Juris Associations, n°480 (June 2013)
  • La Commission européenne sous l’œil des ONG ["Environment law: the European Commission watched by NGOs"] - Juris Associations, n°466 (October 2012)
  • L’éolien off-shore ["Offshore wind power"], co-author - Energie et Développement Durable, n°37 (2011)
  • Guide du photovoltaïque : le nouveau régime mis en place en 2011 ["PV Guide : new legal framework introduced in 2011"], co-author - Energie et Développement Durable (Novembre 2011)
  • Le transfert par la loi du 8 décembre 2009 des ouvrages du STIF à la RATP, co-author - Revue française de droit administratif (January-February 2010)
  • Arrêts Commission contre Belgique et Commission contre Suède : précisions sur les pouvoirs des régulateurs dans le secteur de l’énergie », co-author -European Journal of consumer law (2010)
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