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Jean-Marc Allix

Tel:
Work +33 1 42 68 48 00
Email:
Web:
www.dentons.com/en/jeanmarc-allix
Dentons

Work Department

Banking & Finance

Position

Jean-Marc Allix, partner in the Paris office, is primarily active in project finance, public-private partnerships, acquisition finance and real estate finance.

Career

Joined Salans (now Dentons) in 2009
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (2002 - 2009)
Andersen Legal (1996 - 2002)
Caisse Nationale du Crédit Agricole, deputy representative of the Bangkok office (1991 - 1993)

Languages

English, French

Member

Admitted to the Paris Bar (1996)

Education

University of Paris II - Panthéon Assas, 1995, D.E.S.S. in Taxation and Business Law
Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (Science Po), 1990, Economics and Financial section


France

Banking and finance: transactional work

Within: Banking and finance: transactional work

The Dentons team stands out through its 'proactive and responsive attitude' and its 'ability to address its clients' needs and concerns'. 'Friendly and approachable', the group acts with the 'highest standards of integrity and ethics' and impresses with its 'excellent legal knowledge'. The team's 'in-depth expertise in fund financing' makes it a key player in this area, with project finance, public-private partnership (PPP) financing, structured finance and real estate finance as other core areas of strength. Following the arrival of Julien Bacus from Ashurst LLP, the practice is now led by a quartet which also includes Jean-Marc Allix, Pascal Jouannic and Philippe Max. Vinci Construction France, Mirova and SaarLB instructed the team to advise on the financing of a PPP for the construction and maintenance of three schools in France. BNP Paribas, RATP Development and Faurecia are also clients.

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Project finance

Within: Project finance

Dentons has 'a solid team for infrastructure projects in France’. The firm is notably advising on several of the market's largest rail and road projects, including assisting the Ministry of Transportation with the awarding of the RCEA highway road project. The practice also advised on domestic university and school projects and is assisting Vinci Airport with its bid for the Belgrade airport Nikola Tesla concession project. Public law expert Marc Fornacciari and project finance partner Jean-Marc Allix are ‘very good’. The firm also handles energy projects abroad. It was recently involved in large wind and solar projects in Africa and Iran, advising Meridiam and Eiffage on the development of a 30MW solar plant in Senegal, as well as Quercus on a €500m deal with Iran’s Ministry of Energy for the development of a 600MW solar energy plant in Iran. Ramin Hariri and Leïla Hubeaut are key names for energy projects.

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