Editions Lefebvre Sarrut is a European group structured around two activities, professional publishing (essentially legal, tax and statutory) and training. The group appeared in 1999 with the merger of Editions Législatives and the Editions Francis Lefebvre. Since then, the Group has developed both by organic growth thanks to its ability to innovate and externally all over Europe.
Respect (best summed by the words of Jean-Baptiste Bleu, recently deceased, President of ELS Group until 2011): everyone is required to do their work to the best of their ability and be involved with the company's growth.
Trust in each employee. This does not exclude the control and the follow-up of assigned tasks. But it creates a climate of respect and relative freedom,
The largest autonomy possible for executing assignments and a work environment where each one of us can be as creative as possible,
Internal promotion as a priority, whenever it’s possible,
Appropriate behaviour when facing difficulties.
Customer proximity: our clients are our “raison d’être”, satisfying them is our main goal. What we owe to them :
Pertinent and personalized solutions of the highest quality: that match as well as possible our clients’ needs, that solve their everyday issues and offer them ever more value and ease of use,
To achieve long-term success: permit our clients to know current applicable law, but equally its past evolutions for a better understanding ; assure them of our ability to accompany them all along their professional career,
To be innovative and indispensable: create new state-of-art solutions, be a forerunner, the market reference,
To be reliable and accurate: as much as in the substance and in the access to our solutions, mostly digital.
Growth and independence,
Privilege a long-term vision,
Reinforce our business model,
Ensure the company's future.
France, the Netherlands, Spain, Belgium, United Kingdom, Italy and Germany.
French legal and tax publisher
legal and tax publisher worldwide
Alongside Dominique Illien and Rudi Mesotten :
Alongside Dominique Illien and Luc Barbier :
Today the publishing activity represents over 360 m€ in revenue, the majority of which comes from providing online services. We help meet our clients requirements every day with new online products based on high quality content. The publishing activity is composed of 2000 employees, editors, writers, computer staff and commercial, marketing and support teams.
Tax, legal and accounting publisher, for accountants, companies and lawyers. EFL are the inventor of the Memento concept, a practical tool indispensable for legal and accounting professionals. Editor of the Navis and Inneo practice suites and other software solutions, EFL use a recognized know-how and modern techniques of publishing and online distribution.
Publisher of the ELnet portals, inventor of the Dictionnaires Permanents, for companies and in particular their human resources services, certified accountants, real estate professionals and social & HSE professionals, public administration and more generally most legal professions.
80 avenue de la Marne
92546 Montrouge Cedex
Editor of a large selection of books, magazines, encyclopedias, portals and online solutions for lawyers, other legal professions, students, academics and public administrations. Thanks to its books and periodicals, its department Juris in Lyon is a reference in legal matters for nonprofit organizations.
The company also owns a bookstore Rue Soufflot in Paris.
2nd legal publisher in the Netherlands, with a wide range of digital and paper offerings (databases and online services, tools and software, mobile applications, magazines and books) for lawyers, companies, accountants, in-house specialists and public actors. SDU also offers events and seminars.
Number one legal publisher in Spain, Lefebvre-El Derecho results from the merger of the subsidiary created in Spain in 1989 by the Editions Francis Lefebvre and the company El Derecho Quantor, acquired in 2010. Lefebvre-El Derecho offers a wide range of paper-based, online and mobile documentary solutions for legal and accounting professionals.
Legal publisher for SME and their counsels. Letters of advice and associated portals composed of short, concise explanations, written in a clear, understandable language.
Precise and complete articles that are immediately applicable concerning regulatory changes, jurisprudence, illustrated by practical cases.
Joint-venture with Wolters Kluwer since 1991, offers solutions for legal and accounting professionals, and in particular the concept of the Memento in Italian law.
Head office :
Strada 1 Palazzo F6
20090 Assago (MI), Italie
1st online legal publisher in Germany, a joint-venture with the Federal Government with the contribution of independent publishers.
Head Office :
66 117 Sarrebruck, Allemagne
Today the training subsidiaries represent over 40 m€ in revenue, the majority of which comes from providing inter and intracompany training. Innovation is one of its core values and contributes significantly to their growth. The training entities are composed of 150 employees, trainers, computer staff, commercial, marketing and support teams.
Leader of training in accounting, finance, tax and law for companies and their counsellors with a catalogue of over 440 courses in 11 fields of expertise such as tax, accounting, finance, bank insurance or corporate law. Francis Lefebvre Formation ensures every year the training of over 20 000 persons from companies and advisory, in various formats (inter, intra, short session, news, e-learning, certifying). Two-thirds of the companies of the CAC 40 and of SBF 120 as well as numerous SME of all sectors are equally clients of Francis Lefebvre Formation.
45 employees, about 14 m€ in revenue
13-15 rue Viète
Prominent in training in social law and human resources, it offers equally training in health safety, quality, environment, finance, urban planning, construction, real-estate management, management and personal development. With near to 20000 participants a year, ELEGIA offers training managers multimodal solutions, from classroom to distance learning courses, inter-company or made-to-measure to satisfy their more specific needs. From the short session to courses leading to a certificate or a diploma, all options are possible and customizable.
45 employees, 13 m€ in revenue
Head office :
80 avenue de la Marne
92546 Montrouge Cedex
A true "training architect" thanks to its expertise in design and deployment of made-to-measure projets and innovations, CSP is the intracompany training leader in the French market. CSP offers equally over 300 vocational trainings in 10 major areas (management, leadership, project management, HR, written and oral communication, professional efficiency, QSE, client relationship/sales, finance).
70 employees, 150 partners, about 14 m€ in revenue
Head office :
33 rue de Chateaudun
A department of Dalloz that offers over 500 practical and up-to-date courses for legal professionals : lawyers, solicitors, companies, certified accountants, real estate professionals, bailiffs, local authorities. Prépa Dalloz prepares students to the entry exam to regional Bar schools. Dalloz Métiers Publics trains public servants and offers preparation for Civil Service Entrance exams.
SOE offers courses for legal professionals, particularly lawyers. SOE is well-known for its excellent speakers on a wide variety of courses and offers around 250 training days a year. In 2015, SOE is planning on expanding its offer in e-learning and with courses designed specifically for legal counsels.