Hugues de Poncins works alongside our clients’ HR directors and executives. He is their daily contact regarding HR policies and appears in court regularly to argue on their behalf. As a “Human Resources Lawyer”, he advises executives on their own personal situations as well as on their strategic HR programs.
Before founding Menlo Avocats, Hugues worked for companies (PSA Peugeot-Citroën group) and in law firms (Andersen, August & Debouzy, PMR Avocats).
Specialized in labor law, he is regularly invited to speak about employment contracts, the law applicable to start-up companies, and career management. He taught labor law at Paris-Dauphine University and is a former secretary of the Bar of Hauts-de-Seine. Hugues chairs the committees on career management and on oenology of the Arthur Andersen Alumni Association.