Bernard Puylagarde heads up the firm’s Commercial Lease Department. Prior to joining In Extenso Avocats, Bernard was a partner at the law firms, Claude Puylagarde – Claude Daigremont, Chevalier Cassagne and Chauvin Puylagarde Viollet, before setting up his own practice.
Bernard has been assisting and advising national brands, property management companies, private landlords and individual tenants on commercial lease issues for over 30 years.
Bernard consistently seeks to safeguard his clients, offer them pragmatic solutions and ensure the feasibility and consistency of these solutions within the framework of his clients’ global objectives.
He acts at all stages of commercial lease litigation, an area in which he is specialised and for which he is reputed.
During his career, Bernard has undertaken the role of Secretary of the Conference, Vice-President of the lawyers’ association – Association des Avocats du Droit de la Propriété Commerciale – and is a member of the Bruno Boccara Foundation.