Mr Richard Schepard > Bredin Prat > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Bredin Prat
53 QUAI D'ORSAY
75007 PARIS
France
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Work Department

Corporate

Position

Counsel

Career

Richard Schepard, Senior Counsel, is a member of the Corporate team. He specialises in cross-border mergers and acquisitions and private equity. He also regularly represents corporate clients in multi-jurisdictional litigation matters as well as in commercial and investment arbitration proceedings.

He has been practising in Paris for more than 40 years and spent three years in the firm’s Brussels office. He was also Assistant General Counsel of the US Department of Commerce in Washington for two years.

He currently lectures at Sciences Po Paris, the University of Aix-en-Provence-Marseille, the University of Nice-Antipolis as well as the University of Beijing School of Transnational Law at the Shenzhen campus.

Languages

English, French

Memberships

He is a member of the New York Bar and Paris Bar and is also registered with the Supreme Court of the United States

Education

Originally from New York, he is a graduate of the City College of the City University of New York (B.A., 1964) and of the New York University School of Law (J.D., 1967). He is a member of the Order of the Coif and was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship (1967) to study law in France.