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Cohen & Gresser LLP

30, RUE LA BOÉTIE, 75008 PARIS, FRANCE
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France

Compliance
Compliance - ranked: tier 2

Cohen & Gresser LLP

Cohen & Gresser LLP ‘provides strong expertise, a balanced perspective and practical solutions’. The ‘very professional and accurate’ four-lawyer team has ‘cutting edge securities and regulatory expertise’ advising financial industry clients on compliance, internal investigations and French stock-market regulations. The practice is assisting a leading bank’s executives with a US Department of Justice investigation. It also advises on the set up of antitrust compliance programmes. Practice head Muriel Goldberg-Darmon is ‘extremely reliable and available’. Also recommended are counsels Guillaume Guérin and Lara Kroop Delamarre, who is ‘an exceedingly bright, tenacious and thorough attorney and an expert in the field of white-collar crime and criminal antitrust’ and further stands out for her ‘poise, pragmatism and excellent communication and client service skills’.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 3

Cohen & Gresser LLP

Cohen & Gresser LLP provides an ‘excellent level of service’ that demonstrates ‘a great understanding of what is at stake for the client’, shows ‘great business focus’ and delivers ‘advice that is perfectly adequate and efficient’. The three-lawyer practice advises high-profile French, US and German clients on highly strategic reorganisation and mass redundancy projects, litigation and M&A deals and also has strong expertise in advising companies and top management on mobility, remuneration and termination issues. Bayer SAS and HealthCare and Euro Cargo Rail are key clients, as well as some prestigious brands in the luxury goods sector. Practice head Angéline Duffour impresses with ‘great technical knowledge’ and ‘astute advice’. ‘Smart and always available’ counsel Anna Milleret-Godet is also one to watch.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 4

Cohen & Gresser LLP

The ‘very good’ Cohen & Gresser LLP is particularly strong in international tax, transfer pricing and tax planning issues and also handles contentious tax issues. The four-lawyer practice advises companies as well as wealthy French, US and international individuals, families and estates. Notably, the group represented Edmond Guerrand-Hermes in a $1bn estate dispute involving France and the US, and assisted Impala with the sale of Arjo System. Foraco and Seiko France are other key clients. Franck Le Mentec provides ‘practical and very useful advice’ and was recently appointed international tax expert by the US Department of Justice in a large fraud case.

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France: Dispute resolution

Stock-market litigation
Dispute resolution: stock-market litigation - ranked: tier 3

Cohen & Gresser LLP

Cohen & Gresser LLP ‘offers a very good and rare combination of high legal expertise and accurate business understanding’. The ‘very professional’ team represents companies, banks and high-level executives in securities litigation and AMF regulatory enforcement investigations. It recently obtained the cancellation of an AMF sanction decision for client Bryan Garnier & Co regarding the placement of securities in the context of an IPO. The ‘extremely reliable, dedicated, efficient and creative’ Muriel Goldberg-Darmon ‘has perfect knowledge of technical and negotiating tools’. Counsel Guillaume Guérin is also involved.

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France: Industry focus

IT, telecoms and the Internet
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Cohen & Gresser LLP

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