DS Avocats


Jean-Marie Salva – Partner (Paris)

Partner at DS Avocats, he coordinates, within the Parisian office, the team dedicated to Customs Law and International Trade Policy, covering both advice and litigation and, within the Brussels office, the team specialized in European Union law (mainly defense and trade policy).. Read more…



Vincent Routhier – Partner (Montréal)

Vincent’s practice is focused on international trade and customs law; particularly in the areas of trade remedies (antidumping), cross-border trade facilitation and customs/export controls compliance. Based in Canada, he advises clients on a broad range of international trade and customs law technical matters. Read more…


DesmontsVivian Desmonts – Partner (Canton)

Expatriate partner admitted to the Paris bar, he has worked with DS in China since 2002 and manages the Guangzhou office. He is the Vice-Chair of the European Chamber of Commerce in South China, official legal counsel of the French General Consulate in Guangzhou and arbitrator at the SCIA. He advises European and International companies established in China on various matters related to corporate, commercial, tax (VAT, transfer pricing), international trade (regulatory Framework, market access, trade defense measures) and customs (processing trade, temporary imports, bonded warehouse and FTZ, export control, FTA). Read more…



arton3003Arnaud Fendler – Associate (Paris)      

Arnaud provides legal advisory services and litigation services to French and international clients, both in French and English, in customs law, export control and economic sanctions measures and trade defense measures. Read more…



16910850_10210468594764957_1287600700_o (2)Dimana Todorova – Associate (Brussels)

Admitted to the Paris Bar, Dimana Todorova has joined DS Avocats in 2017 after significant experiences in law firms in Brussels and Paris specialized in European and competition law, as well at the European Court of Justice. She provides legal advisory services and litigation services, in French and in English, with a double expertise in trade defense measures and European competition law, as well as all questions related to EU law.


John_Reiterowski_site2018 (002) (1)John Reiterowski – Associate (Toronto)

Admitted to the New York Bar and Ontario Bar, John Reiterowski joined DS Avocats in 2017 after several years of civil litigation experience in multiple areas of law.

John is able to assist clients in English and in French for trade matters involving anti-dumping, expiry reviews, and other Canadian trade matters involving the CITT or CBSA.

John also provides legal services in a variety of civil litigation matters in both provincial and federal court at all levels.  John is able to assist clients with their Canadian civil litigation and trade needs in English and in French.