Chancia Plaine

Legal officer

Specialized in environmental law, Chancia Plaine is in charge of the documentation and the legal monitoring at Huglo Lepage Avocats law firm. She is also in charge of the preparation of legal articles, animation of the blog and helps with specific research. She started her career as a trainee lawyer in the firm by contributing, in particular, to the legal research on the topic of global climate change litigation. She also has been actively involved as a clerk during the International Monsanto Tribunal.

Area of Expertise

  • Environmental and safety law applied to private companies
  • European environmental law
  • American environmental law
  • Climate change law


  • University Saint-Quentin en Yvelines, Master 2 Droit de l’environnement, de la sécurité et de la qualité dans les entreprises (2017): Master’s thesis entitled « Le cadre juridique du mécanisme des ‘’pertes et préjudices’’ au regard de la justice climatique ».
  • University Paris XI Sud, Master I Droit public (environmental law field), (2016)
  • Master’s degree (student visitor), Faculty of Law, University Laval, Québec (2013)


  • French
  • English
  • Spanish