Carole Sportes is the managing partner of the Paris office of Squire Patton Boggs and heads its international dispute resolution practice. She has broad expertise in handling complex multi-jurisdictional disputes and representing parties in commercial and investment arbitrations as well as recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards.

Her practice encompasses the areas of aviation, insurance, reinsurance and product liability disputes including pharmaceutical products. She has extensive experience in handling mass tort litigation and correlative ability to craft and ensure coherent defensive strategies in multi-district litigation.

She has been nominated Lawyer of the Year 2018 in transportation by Best Lawyer, is ranked by Chambers Europe 2018 in France Transportation – Aviation Band 3, in the 2018 edition of Best Lawyers in product liability litigation and is among the few recommended lawyers in France by The Legal 500 EMEA 2018 for insurance and aviation.

Carole is the co-author of the French chapter for the ICGL publications, Class & Group Actions Guide and Product Liability Guide.

Carole is a member of the International Aviation Women’s Association, the French Society of Air and Space Law and the International Insurance Law Association/Association Internationale du Droit des Assurances.