who was this famous lawyer who ended his life on his island?

Between Olivier Metzner and Alexandre Despallières, can we speak of a love story? In love, it takes two. In this story, Olivier Metzner is alone. But he doesn’t know it yet. At that time, Olivier Metzner was everywhere, but loved by no one, and he did nothing to be so. Because it’s true, he is … Read more

who was this famous lawyer who ended his life on his island?

Between Olivier Metzner and Alexandre Despallières, can we speak of a love story? In love, it takes two. In this story, Olivier Metzner is alone. But he doesn’t know it yet. At that time, Olivier Metzner was everywhere, but loved by no one, and he did nothing to be so. Because it’s true, he is … Read more

why the suicide of the famous lawyer remains mysterious

On Sunday March 17, 2013, around 10 a.m., the lifeless body of Olivier Metzner was found near Boëdic, an island in the Gulf of Morbihan. The autopsy confirms that the famous Parisian lawyer committed suicide. There was “no intervention by a third party,” said Vannes prosecutor Thierry Phelippeau. In addition, a letter evoking his desire … Read more

how the victim’s son bonded with his lawyer

“It’s a ball of hate”, remembers Me Jean-Michel Sieklucki when he received Cyril Gendron for the first time in his office. For good reason, Cyril Gendron is experiencing a difficult loss, that of his mother, Françoise. In December 1988, she was killed, then dismembered for several days, by Sylvie Reviriego, who until then had been … Read more

who is Alain Jakubowicz, Nordahl Lelandais’ lawyer?

“You are not a great lawyer until you have faced a great ordeal”: this is what one of his colleagues said. For Alain Jakubowicz, the big test is Nordahl Lelandais. An atypical client in his long career “Jaku”, as it is calledhe is the lawyer for noble causes, the defender of the civil parties in … Read more