Mr Emmanuel Masset > Bredin Prat > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Bredin Prat
75007 PARIS
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Work Department

Corporate / M&A




Emmanuel Masset, Partner, is a member of the Corporate team. He has intensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, private equity and securities law. His practice also includes advising listed companies in connection with corporate governance matters.

Emmanuel Masset regularly speaks at conferences on corporate law, lectured in contract drafting techniques at the University of Paris V Descartes and gives lectures at HEC.

He is a member of the Legal Committee of ANSA and participated in several working groups set up by the Haut Comité Juridique de la Place de Paris.


French, English.


Admitted to the Paris Bar (1996)


Emmanuel Masset is a graduate of the HEC business school (1994), the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris/Sciences Po (Business School Degree, 1991; DEA in applied economics, 1993) and the University of Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas (DEA in business law, 1994).

Lawyer Rankings

France > Mergers and acquisitions

Bredin Prat is a powerhouse M&A firm that acts on high-end transactions involving France’s blue-chip companies and often the French state, as exemplified recently by its advice to EDF on its nationalisation by the French state. Its public M&A expertise makes it a key adviser to many of France’s leading companies for corporate deals and strategic corporate governance issues. The firm’s involvement also extends to private M&A and cross-border transactions. Patrick Dziewolski,  Benjamin Kanovitch and Olivier Assant  are standout names. Other strong advisers in the team include Sophie Cornette de Saint Cyr, Kate Romain, Matthieu Pouchepadass, Barthélémy CourteaultEmmanuel MassetJean-Benoît Demaret and Clémence Fallet .