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Sophie Uettwiller

Offices / Paris office

Who am I?

Legal counsel in 1991 and lawyer since 1994, I have always worked in labor and social security. My interventions, in consultancy and litigation, are mainly oriented towards the management of obligations towards employee representatives and trade union negotiation.




UGGC & me

I found UGGC Avocats of great competence, specialized in their field and whose quality of work is widely recognized by customers and our colleagues. I especially enjoy trusting in their skills.

My practice

I accompany my clients in the management of the social aspects of the management of the company, my approach as much as possible to the social consensus, with a large part made collective negotiation.



Legal 500 2021 – UGGC ranked in Employement Law

UGGC is proud to be ranked again among the best law firms in the 2021 edition of the Legal 500 guide in Employment Law.   Analysis of Legal 500: « UGGC Avocats’ team is led by three experienced partners who assist a prominent client base spanning various industries, including the luxury goods and hospitality sectors. The […]

Legal 500 2020 – UGGC ranked in Employment law

UGGC Law Firm is ranked band 3 among the best law firms in the 2020 edition of the guide Legal 500 in Employment law.     Quote from Legal 500: UGGC Avocats provides general employment law guidance to leading French and international companies, including major luxury good brands, hotels and banks, as well as to […]

Lerders League 2020 – UGGC Law firm ranked in 4 categories in employment law

UGGC is proud to be once again, ranked among the best law firms in the 2020 edition of the guide Leaders League – employment law. The firm is ranked : Excellent in restructuring, labor reorganizations and related collective litigation Excellent in collective negotiations and labour relations Strong notoriety in high-risk litigation and criminal employment law […]

Best Lawyers 2020 – UGGC teams awarded Best Lawyers in 16 practices

UGGC teams awarded ” Best Lawyers Honorees ” in France by the magazine Best Lawyers, Global Business Edition 2020 in: Arbitration and Mediation Competition / Antitrust Law Employee Benefits Law European Union Law Health Care Law Immigration Law Information Technology Law Insolvency and Reorganization Law Investment Labor and Employment Law Litigation Media Law Mergers and […]

Trophées du Droit – Collective negotiations – 2020

The UGGC employment team was awarded the Special Mention for Collective negotiations at the “Trophées du Droit” 2020. Sophie Uettwiller, head of the employment team comments : « Collective negotiations allow employees to be positively involved in the transformation of companies. By signing agreements, companies ensure the support of their employees in achieving their goals. […]


  • Partner, UGGC Law Firm - Leads the social department - Since 2003
  • Partner, social law team, Salans (Dentons) - 2001-2003
  • Lawyer, social law team, Salans (Dentons) - 1994-2000
  • The Paris Bar - 1994
  • Legal counselor in social law, Jacques Barthélémy & associés (Capstan) - 1991-1994
  • The Legal Bar Council - 1991
  • Member of International Union of Lawyers (UIA)
  • Member of the Association of Legal Counselors Lawyers (ACE)
  • University of Paris II-Panthéon Assas – Business and tax law - 1990
  • University of Paris II-Panthéon Assas - European and international law - 1990