Who are we?  

CITIZEN is a law firm registered with the Bar of Bordeaux. It is incorporated as a “société d’exercice libéral par actions simplifiée (SELAS)”, which could be translated as : a regulated profession company limited by shares, with a capital of €3.000, registered in the Bordeaux Trade and Companies Register under number 899 562 029, with its head office at 8 Cours de Tournon Bordeaux. 

Its legal representative is Maître Simon Deceuninck, Président, also acting as Director of Publication for the website. 

E-mail : contact@citizensavocats.com

Conception : Vincent de Laat, Designer Digital Indépendant

Website host : OVH (siège social : 2 rue Kellermann – 59100 Roubaix – France)

Photo credit: Mr. Bernard Deceuninck. 

General terms of use for the website

All the provisions below apply to any person accessing the https://citizenavocats.com website. Any visitor to the site is therefore deemed to accept these provisions and to comply with them. CITIZEN reserves the right to modify them at any time and without notice. Users are therefore invited to consult them regularly. 


The address of our website is: https://citizenavocats.com

The information available on the website is for information purposes only and does not constitute an offer of services. CITIZEN cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information published on its wesbite. The information does not constitute legal, accounting, commercial, tax or financial advice. The user of the site acknowledges that he/she uses the information and tools available on the website under his/her exclusive responsibility. 

The https://citizenavocats.com website taken as a whole, as well as each of its elements, in particular the texts, still or animated images, photographs, videos, sounds, logos, graphics, drawings, models, diagrams, analyses, files or other items, are and remain the exclusive property of the CITIZEN company or its partners, unless provided otherwise in the credits above. Any use, reproduction, total or partial representation of the site, or of one of its components, without the prior express authorisation of its owner is strictly prohibited and would constitute an infringement punishable by articles L.335-2 and following of the French Intellectual Property Code. The other distinctive signs, in particular the commercial name “CITIZEN AVOCATS”, the signs and domain names appearing on the website are the exclusive property of the Company CITIZEN. Any unauthorised reproduction may therefore constitute a usurpation engaging the tort liability of its author. 

CITIZEN may not be held liable for any link on its website to that of a third-party. These third party websites remain totally independent and distinct from CITIZEN. CITIZEN shall not be held responsible for the opinions expressed on third party websites or by visitors to its website. Moreover, CITIZEN reserves the right to delete at any time the links put forward on its website to that of third parties which would fail to comply with, or become incompatible with, the ethical principles of the legal profession. 

It is strictly forbidden for users of the website and other third parties to establish deep links to the addresses https://citizenavocats.com and https://citizenavocats.fr without the prior written authorisation of their owner. 

The CITIZEN website may occasionally, temporarily or continuously, be affected by technical problems or be put into a state of maintenance, which may result in the total or partial unavailability of the website. CITIZEN may not be held responsible for any modifications, suspensions or interruptions of access to its website. 

This website is governed by French law and the European regulations directly applicable to it.

Contact form

The contact form made available on CITIZEN’s website is intended to facilitate contact between Clients and Lawyers and/or other members of the Firm. This form shall in no way replace an appointment (telephone discussion, videoconference or meeting) and does not give rise to any right to, nor any time limit for, a reply. This form only serves to facilitate the sending of an e-mail to the Firm’s e-mail box and the distinction, on this box, of potential clients. The user must comply with the directions of  use mentioned on the “Contact” page of the website.


If you are a registered user and you upload images to the website, we advise you to avoid uploading images containing EXIF data of GPS coordinates. Visitors to your website may download and extract location data from these images.


If you go to the login page, a temporary cookie will be created to determine whether your browser accepts cookies. It does not contain any personal data and will be deleted automatically when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will set a number of cookies to store your login information and screen preferences. The lifetime of a login cookie is two days, the lifetime of a screen option cookie is one year. If you check “Remember me”, your login cookie will be retained for a fortnight. If you log out of your account, the login cookie will be deleted.

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