Sergon Sancar is an associate in the Paris office of Hughes Hubbard & Reed. As a member of the Anti-Corruption and Internal Investigations practice group, Sergon assists clients with matters involving the French Sapin II Law, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, U.K. Bribery Act, international anti-corruption law and compliance, and third-party due diligence. Sergon has experience conducting internal investigations related to allegations of corporate misconduct, including corruption and fraud. Sergon has also assisted a broad range of clients in reviewing transactions and providing advice on UK-related economic sanctions, export controls and trade compliance, including in the energy, aviation, and luxury sectors.
Prior to joining Hughes Hubbard, Sergon interned at several international law firms in Paris and London. He also interned at the Spanish Congress in Madrid and the Audiencia Nacional, Spain’s central criminal court under the supervision of former Judge Baltasar Garzón Real. Sergon is admitted to practice
in France, in Spain and is a Solicitor in England and Wales.
Co-author, with Marie-Agnès Nicolas, “Fighting Corporate Crime With Corporate Language,” Revue Internationale de la Compliance et de l’Ethique des Affaires, August 2021
Panelist and Presenter, “Workshop on Investigation and Prosecution of Legal Entities for Corruption and Money Laundering Offences,” Council of Europe, November 3-4, 2021
Panelist and Presenter, “Risks of Relaxing Compliance During Times of Crisis – How to Adapt Your Compliance Programs,” webinar, June 3, 2020 (in Spanish)
Adjunct professor of law, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne Law School, Paris (2019-2022)
Selected to attend the Fulbright Commission’s Summer Institute for European Student Leaders
Universite de Versailles, Master II, 2013, Cum laude
Université de Paris I - Panthéon-Sorbonne, Master I, 2012
Universidad Complutense de Madrid, LIC, 2010, Cum laude