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Baker & McKenzie SCP, Olivier Vasset, Paris, FRANCE

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Olivier Vasset

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Employment & Compensation

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Olivier Vasset joined Baker McKenzie in 1994 and became a Partner in 2006.
He leads the Employment & Compensation Group of Baker McKenzie in Paris and he is also a member of the Paris office Management Committee.

His practices covers the full range of labor law on a national, as well as on an international level, with particular emphasis on complex reorganizations, employment law issues in conjunction with mergers & acquisitions, work councils and trade unions, and European Works Council, collective bargaining agreements (in particular, agreements relating to working time reduction). He has a significant experience in massive redundancies (or alternative plans such as voluntary departures programs) for economic reasons, and is able to assist companies in their negotiations with unions and works council and in their discussions with the labor administration. He also very frequently works on the structuring of employment-related agreements in companies, as well as the hiring of, and separation from, managerial and key employees. Olivier Vasset also has experience in employee benefit issues, including collective profit-sharing, saving plans.  Furthermore, he regularly advises on employment issues linked with local and global outsourcing projects, particularly for companies in the bank and insurance sector.


France

Employment

Within: Employment

The ‘excellent, very responsive and knowledgeable’ team at Baker & McKenzie SCP ‘comes up with practical solutions’ and stands out for cross-border matters such as global restructuring projects. The 15-lawyer team also has a strong French practice and routinely takes on strategic restructuring and job reduction work. The practice is headed by Olivier Vasset, Gilles Jolivet and the ‘experienced and practical’ Denise Broussal.

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