Thai-born lawyer whose famous customers include war crooks and terrorists. He became a member of the anti-Nazi level of resistance movement as well as the French Communist Party before learning law in the University or college of Paris. His infamous customers include Nazi legal Klaus Barbie as well as the worldwide terrorist Carlos the Jackal. His twin, Paul Verges, offered on the Western Parliament and became the first choice from the Reunionese Communist Party. His wife, Djamila Bouhired, was an activist from Algeria. He provided legal representation to Iraqi innovator Saddam Hussein in 2003, but Hussein dropped the offer.
|1||Born in Thailand from a Vietnamese mother and a French father, a doctor who was at that time, French consul in Thailand, Jacques Vergès lived his youth in the island of La Réunion where his twin brother Paul became an important member of the communist party and is now a French senator for La Réunion.|
|2||Married the Algerian FLN member, Djamila Bouhared who, as a lawyer, he defended and saved from the death penalty. Was later the lawyer for Klaus Barbie and other famous people.|
|Zemmour & Naulleau||2011||TV Series||Himself|
|Le grand journal de Canal+||2011||TV Series documentary||Himself|
|C à vous||2011||TV Series||Himself|
|Salut les Terriens||2011||TV Series||Himself|
|Facing Genocide: Khieu Samphan and Pol Pot||2010||Documentary||Himself|
|On n'est pas couché||2007-2008||TV Series||Himself|
|Empreintes||2008||TV Series documentary||Himself|
|Droit d'inventaire||2007||TV Series documentary||Himself|
|My Enemy's Enemy||2007||Documentary||Himself|
|Thé ou café||2002-2007||TV Series||Himself|
|Café Picouly||2007||TV Series||Himself|
|93 Faubourg Saint-Honoré||2007||TV Series||Himself|
|Tout le monde en parle||2002-2006||TV Series||Himself|
|60 Minutes||2004||TV Series documentary||Himself - Lawyer (segment "The Devil's Advocate")|
|On ne peut pas plaire à tout le monde||2001-2004||TV Series||Himself|
|20h10 pétantes||2004||TV Series||Himself|
|Le plus grand cabaret du monde||2002||TV Series||Himself|
|Hyper show||2002||TV Series documentary||Himself|
|Le vrai journal||2002||TV Series documentary||Himself|
|Nulle part ailleurs||1997||TV Series||Himself|
|Double jeu||1991||TV Series||Himself|
|Hôtel Terminus||1988||Documentary||Maitre / Attorney-at-law|
|Bains de minuit||1988||TV Series||Himself|
|Àngel Casas Show||1987||TV Series||Himself|
|In the Dark Room||2013||Documentary||Himself, Magdalena Kopp's lawyer|
|Un jour, une histoire||2011||TV Series documentary||Himself|
|Ce soir (ou jamais!)||2006-2011||TV Series||Himself|
|Nazi Hunters||2010||TV Mini-Series documentary||Himself - Barbie's Defense Attorney|
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