Hugo is a fully qualified lawyer in France where he obtained the Certificate of Aptitude for the Profession of Lawyer (Certificat d’Aptitude à la Profession d’Avocat) in 2014.
Before joining Philip Lee, Hugo trained and worked in general practices in France and French Polynesia where he gained broad experience on various areas of French law such as commercial and property law. Hugo also worked in the legal department of Tahiti’s largest bank as well as a judicial assistant in the Tribunal and Court of Appeal of Tahiti.
In order to practice in Ireland, Hugo completed the Professional Practice Courses with the Law Society of Ireland in June 2017. He is one of the few lawyers in Ireland with a dual French and Irish qualification.
Hugo works in the corporate/commercial and the data, privacy and technology teams.