Mr Olivier Puech > Bredin Prat > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Bredin Prat
53 QUAI D'ORSAY
75007 PARIS
France
Olivier Puech photo

Work Department

Restructuring & Insolvency

Position

Partner

Career

Olivier Puech, Partner, co-leads the team specialised in dealing with companies in financial difficulty. His practice focuses on advising clients in relation to insolvency proceedings, particularly the judicial aspects and related litigation.

Prior to joining Bredin Prat, he was in charge of the Corporate Restructuring department of the law firm Gide Loyrette Nouel where he had been a partner since 1998.

Languages

French, English.

Memberships

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 1987

He is a founding member of the French Association for Business Turnaround (Association pour le Retournement des Entreprises – ARE) and participates actively in the debate on the reform of insolvency proceedings in France.

Education

He is a graduate of the University of Aix-Marseille (DESS in business law, Diplôme de Juriste Conseil d’Entreprise (DJCE), 1985).

Lawyer Rankings

France > Insolvency

(Hall of Fame)

Olivier PuechBredin Prat

Bredin Prat‘s strong experienced team is able to cover the full range of matters thanks to high-level complementary M&A and financing support available. The firm often acts for debtors in addition to representing shareholders and investors in asset sale transactions. The team was recently involved in several prominent matters concerning the restaurant and food sectors, often in relation to the Covid-19  crisis. It was also involved in one the market’s highlight matter in Comexposium and helped Bordeaux’s football team going through its difficulties. Nicolas Laurent and Olivier Puech co-head the practice which includes counsel Mathilde Sigel.

Paris > Entreprises en difficulté

(Hall of Fame)

Olivier PuechBredin Prat

Bredin Prat dispose d’une équipe très expérimentée, capable de couvrir l’ensemble des sujets propres à la matière grâce à une gamme d’expertises complémentaire de haut niveau disponibles en interne dans les domaines du corporate et du financement. Le cabinet agit souvent pour le compte des débiteurs, mais aussi des actionnaires et des investisseurs dans des opérations de reprise d’actifs. L’équipe s’est récemment illustrée par son implication dans plusieurs dossiers importants concernant les secteurs de la restauration et de l’alimentation (souvent en lien avec la crise de la Covid-19). Le cabinet est également récemment intervenu dans un dossier emblématique du marché (Comexposium ) et a assisté l’équipe de football de Bordeaux dans la résolution de ses difficultés. La pratique est codirigée par Nicolas Laurent et Olivier Puech  et comprend l’avocate counsel Mathilde Sigel.