The office of Clyde & Co in Nantes is a boutique office offering local support to businesses and individuals in the West of France. Our legal professionals work closely with clients to provide first-rate advice, supported by the depth of practice in our global offices. The Nantes office focuses on transport and maritime law, agriculture and international trade


In close collaboration with our Paris office, the Nantes team provides in-depth regional knowledge focused on the needs of the industry in the west of France, supporting small and medium-sized businesses in the region.

Clyde & Co's office in Nantes is renowned for its shipping, aviation and transportation practices, helping some of the world's leading lenders, insurers and operators on high-value, cross-border mandates. Typical cases include hull insurance, major derailments, salvage clauses and claims for sea and road freight. Our integrated insurance, transportation and litigation team handles multi-jurisdictional insurance claims resulting from collisions and serious investigations.

The strong points of the work include AXA's Costa Concordia hull insurance advisory, valued at USD 500 million and involving the company's team in the United States. Clyde & Co's Nantes office also assisted the ECR railway subsidiary with issues related to the derailment in Angoulême.