Frédéric Fayan-Roux

Lawyer specialised in labour law, social security and employee benefits law

Executive summary

Frédéric FAYAN-ROUX is a partner lawyer and holds the following specialisations:

  • Labour law ;
  • Social security and employee benefits law. 

He is in charge of the management of the Advice Department of BDO AVOCATS in LYON and the National Technical Department of BDO in the field of employment law.


Scope of work

With 34 years of professional practice, he covers all aspects of labour law (individual and collective labour relations) and assists a wide range of companies as well as national and international groups. 

A state of mind: "providing legal advice is not just about stating the law, it is above all about creating value". A key word: " social law is not an ending but must be a tool for the company's human resources policy".


Technical skills

More specifically, he works on the following themes: 

  • Social consequences of company restructuring (with or without workforce reduction);
  • Drafting and implementing employee savings policies;
  • Legal background in relation to complementary social protection; 
  • Provision of employees in an international context (international mobility);
  • Collective bargaining negotiation;
  • Public labour law (collective bargaining in the three branches of the administration).


Professional experience

  • Legal advisor / Attorney at law at Jacques BARTHELEMY & Associés;
  • Co-founder of the employment law department of Boyer, Clément (Francis Lefebvre Lyon);
  • Founder of the law firm FAYAN-ROUX, BONTOUX et associés and co-manager of the structure from 1993 to 2022. 



  • Mediator within the National Association of Mediation Professionals;
  • Member of the Social Protection Institute;
  • Member of the observatory of collective bargaining;
  • Member of the regional conciliation commission.