Jean Savigny is Keller and Heckman's Senior Partner in the firm's Brussels office.
Mr. Savigny, a French national and member of the Paris Bar, founded Keller and Heckman's Brussels Office in 1992 following a 20 year career as a European law practitioner. He has extensive experience in food and drug law and international trade and regulatory affairs.
Mr. Savigny currently serves as General Counsel to an International food industry trade association and is a member of the Board of the European Food Law Association (EFLA).
Following an internship with the European Commission's Directorate General for Agriculture (1970), Mr. Savigny served as an associate in the Paris office of Clifford Turner (1973-1976), General Counsel for John Deere France (1976-1984), General Counsel Europe for Corning Incorporated (London, 1984-1988) and a partner in Jeantet et Associes (Paris-London-Brussels)(1988-1992).
Mr. Savigny is a frequent speaker on food and drug law to audiences of European, Asian and industry associations and companies.
News, Events & Articles
Jun 20, 2013 Jean Savigny to Speak at NutrEvent 2013
Jun 18, 2013 Jean Savigny to Present at the 5th International Fresenius Conference on Health and Nutrition Claims
Apr 30, 2013 Jean Savigny Will Present at the International Workshop: Food Nutrition and Health Claims Legislation in Europe
Apr 18, 2013 Jean Savigny Will Present at the 4th International Workshop: Supplements and Botanical Extracts Claims
Apr 11, 2013 Jean Savigny Will Present at the Lexxion Seminar
Mar 19, 2013 Jean Savigny Will Speak at the Prebiotics Summit
Feb 05, 2013 Jean Savigny to Present at the Probiotech & Microbiota 2013 Conference
May 13, 2014 Jean Savigny to Present at the 6th International Fresenius Conference
Apr 03, 2014 Jean Savigny to Speak at the 11th International Workshop Nutrition and Health Claims Europe
Mar 06, 2014 Jean Savigny to Present at the Nutrition and Health Claim Europe
Apr 29, 2010 The International Fresenius Conference on Health & Nutrition Claims
Mar 24, 2010 Vitagora 2010 Congress on Food, Nutrient & Well-Being
Dec 15, 2009 5th European Botanical Forum Workshop
Dec 03, 2009 Approximation and Mutual Recognition of Laws: the Case of Botanical Extracts - Pharma or Food?
Aug 30, 2013 Jean Savigny Was Quoted in the September Issue of Inside Counsel Magazine
Mar 29, 2012 District Court Orders Discovery Pursuant to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure in Lieu of the Hague Evidence Convention
Sep 14, 2010 Health Claims on Botanical Supplements: and if Italy had been showing 'the Way to go' for the entire Community?
Jul 13, 2010 Advocate General of the European Union Court of Justice: Internal Company Communications With An In-house Lawyer Remain Unprotected By The Legal Professional Privilege
Dec 01, 2009 Client Alert: Treaty of Lisbon Enters Into Force 01 December 2009
Apr 07, 2008 15-Second Alert on Advertising Issues - Unusual Facts Don't Necessarily Make an Exceptional Case
Apr 12, 2007 Association News Alert (Resident, Brussels, Belgium Office)