Victims of sports and life accidents

Personal Injury Law

Victims of sports and life accidents

Avi Bitton Lawyers & Partners

Have you been the victim of a sport accident (skiing, climbing, hang gliding, diving, horse riding, etc.) or a life accident (slip and fall, …) causing personal injury? Do you want to obtain the conviction of the person responsible and a fair compensation of your loss?

Our team of 10 lawyers and jurists have been representing victims of sport and life accidents for 20 years.

We support victims in medical assessments and we negotiate compensation with insurance companies. If necessary, we take legal action to obtain fair compensation for all damages: head trauma (TBI), post-traumatic stress (PTS), permanent disability, etc.

When dealing with insurance companies and compensation funds, do not negotiate alone: ​​call experienced lawyers.

You have been the victim of an accident or assault?

We have been defending victims of personal injury for 20 years.

 Contact us (all confidential): the sooner you consult us, the better we can advise you.

Our initial advice

The sooner you consult a lawyer, the better represented you will be to obtain punishment for the perpetrator and compensation for your losses.

Ne rien signer

If you have been involved in an accident (road, sport, work, everyday life)

Do not sign or accept any offer of compensation from an insurance company or guarantee fund (FGTI, FGAO or CIVI) before seeking advice from a personal injury lawyer.

Contacter un avocat

If you have been the victim of a crime or offence

Appoint a criminal lawyer as soon as possible to assist you when you lodge a complaint with the police, during interviews or confrontations, and to represent you as a civil party before the examining magistrate.

Lawyers to obtain your compensation from insurance companies

Our law firm has been assisting victims in their negotiations with insurance companies and compensation funds for 20 years.

Victims advised and defended

From negotiation with insurance companies to the courts.

Years of experience

Avi Bitton Lawyers & Partners

Employment law · Criminal law · Peronal injury law

Avi Bitton law firm - 10 lawyers and jurists - 20 years of experience - More than 4,000 clients:

  • Managers and Executives,
  • Victims of assaults and accidents,
  • Accused of crimes and misdemeanors.

High-profile cases: Carlos Ghosn, Altice, HSBC Falciani, terrorist attack on Rue des Rosiers, ….

Media interviews on television channels (TF1, France 2, France 24, BFM TV, etc.), national press (Le monde, Le Figaro, Libération, Les Echos, etc.), regional press (Ouest France, Nice Matin, etc.) and international (Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, The Lawyer, ...) on legal cases: Nicolas Sarkozy, Dominique Strauss-Khan ....

Avi Bitton:

  • Former Member of the Disciplinary Council of the Paris Bar Association (2013, 2018 to 2023).
  • Former Member of the Council of the Paris Bar (2010-2015)
  • Former Member of the National Bars Council (2012-2015).
  • Author of "The trial before the employment Tribunal", published by LGDJ, one of the main legal publishers (2018).

Avi Bitton is regularly consulted by the Government (Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Labor, National Assembly, Senate, etc.) on reforms in labor law and criminal law.

International activity for private clients (expatriate individuals, foreign companies, etc.) or institutional clients (embassies, consulates, etc.) with clients in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, the European Union (Portugal, Italy, Germany...), Russia, Brazil, Israel, Morocco or Rwanda.

Law Firm recommended by French and international Best Lawyers, Décideurs and Legal 500 rankings.

Collaboration with former judges, private detectives (searches for goods to be seized abroad, identification of witnesses, ...), experts (scientific experts, medical experts, experts in toxicology, ...) and bailiffs (seizures of bank accounts, ...).

Correspondence with foreign law firms: Great Britain (London), Italy (Milan), Latvia (Riga), Ukraine (Kiev), Romania (Bucharest) and Bulgaria (Sofia), and in the regions: Lyon, Toulon and Rouen.

Languages ​​spoken: English and Portuguese.

Recent cases & Press review
Avi Bitton Lawyers & Partners

Personal injury Law

  • Work accident: sentencing of a large distribution company to pay damages to its employee, for its breach of the obligation of safety in the event of a work accident (Paris Court of Appeal, January 30th, 2018).
  • Cour d’assises – Rape of a minor: defense of a victim of rape of a minor ; conviction of the defendant and sentencing to compensation for the harm caused to the victim (Cour d’assises du Val-d’Oise, December 6th 2016).
  • Organized gang armed robbery: granting of an advance on compensation to the victims and appointment of a medical expert to assess the damages (Tribunal de grande instance de Paris, November 15th, 2013).
  • Assault and battery: sentencing of the accused person to pay damages to the victim (Criminal Court of Paris, September 18th, 2013).
  • Sexual assault: conviction of the perpetrator of deliberate violence and sexual assault against a prostitute, sentenced to four years of imprisonment and to the payment of damages to the victim and to an association fighting against sexual violence (Paris Criminal Court, June 7th, 2012).
  • Rape: sentencing a serial rapist to 30 years of imprisonment and to pay damages to the victim (Cour d’assises de Paris, April 16th, 2010).
  • Commission d’indemnisation des victimes d’infractions (CIVI): granting of an advance on compensation to the victim of a rape, before the trial before the Cour d’assises (December 12th, 2008).

  • « Le crime de Maincy », émission ‘L’heure du crime’, RTL, 2 février 2017.
  • « Sans mobile », reportage 7 à 8, TF1, 22 janvier 2017.
  • « Assassinat de Marie : 20 ans de réclusion pour la mère », La République de Seine-et-Marne, 9 janvier 2017.
  • « Une femme condamnée à 20 ans de prison pour l’assassinat de sa fille », L’Express, 9 janvier 2017.
  • « Une mère accusée d’avoir étouffé sa fille devant les assises », Libération, 4 janvier 2017.
    Interview de Avi Bitton (audio), Radio France, 4 janvier 2017.
  • « La maman accusée d’avoir tué sa fille passait passait pour une bonne mère », Le Parisien, 4 janvier 2017.
  • « Une mère soupçonnée d’infanticide jugée aux assises », Le Point, 3 janvier 2017.
  • « L’aide juridictionnelle pour les terroristes remise en cause ? » (vidéo), I-Télé, 23 novembre 2016.
  • « Le beau-père violeur condamné vingt ans après les faits », Le Parisien, 7 décembre 2016.
  • « Ils se battent pour que les terroristes remboursent leurs frais de défense », L’Express, 23 novembre 2016.
  • « Un concert de punk annulé pour ‘incitation au viol’ », Le Monde, 26 mars 2015.
  • « Des victimes de viol réclament un nouveau procès », L’Express, 3 mars 2014.
  • « L’inceste », interview BFM TV (journal 12-15), 28 janvier 2014.
    « Un homme en détention pour avoir transmis sciemment le sida », Le Monde, 3 août 2011.
  • « Attentat de Marrakech : le sort des victimes est entre les mains de la justice marocaine », L’Express, 30 juillet 2011.
  • « Attentat de Marrakech : les familles des victimes françaises reçues par les juges », Le Point, 29 juillet 2011.

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English speaking Lawyers in Paris

Avi Bitton Lawyers & Partners practises throughout the Paris region, including the departments and bar associations of Paris (75), Seine-et-Marne (77), Yvelines (78), Essone (91), Hauts-de-Seine (92), Seine-Saint-Denis (93), Val-de-Marne (94) and Val-d'Oise (95). The firm regularly handles cases before the courts of Paris, Créteil, Bobigny, Nanterre, Boulogne, Evry, Longjumeau, Montmorency, Versailles, Meaux and Melun, as well as the judicial courts of Paris, Nanterre, Bobigny, Evry, Versailles, Melun and Meaux.