Mr Christophe Gaillard > De Pardieu Brocas Maffei > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

De Pardieu Brocas Maffei
57 AVENUE D'IENA
CS 11610
75773 PARIS CEDEX 16
France
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Work Department

Banking and Finance, Capital Markets

Position

Christophe Gaillard, partner, specialises in banking and finance, he mainly handles acquisition financing, syndicated and structured financing matters. He also handles derivatives transactions, such as equity derivative products used in employee equity participation plans.

Career

Before joining De Pardieu Brocas Maffei in 2001 as associate, Christophe Gaillard started his career in the banking and finance litigation field as an associate at Lussan Brouillaud (1996-2001). He was co-opted as a partner in 2006.

Languages

French, English

Memberships

Paris Bar since 1997

Education

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 1997, he holds an advanced degree (DESS) in applied taxation from the University of Paris V René Descartes (1994) and an advanced degree (DEA) in economic and business law from the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (1993).

Lawyer Rankings

France > Banking and finance: transactional work

(Leading individuals)

Christophe GaillardDe Pardieu Brocas Maffei

Best known for its real estate finance practice, the team at De Pardieu Brocas Maffei is instructed by lenders on innovative mandates including setting up a ‘green-loan’ financing for the development of a low-carbon campus. It predominantly acts for leading French and international banks and debt funds active in the mid-cap LBO market, with the department’s core strengths lying in corporate financing, syndicated lending, leveraged financing and acquisition financing. Christophe Gaillard leads the banking department and Olivier Hubert heads the capital markets practice. Emmanuel Fatôme is noted for his work in the real estate financing space.

Paris > Banque et finance: Transactions

(Les grands avocats du marché)

Christophe GaillardDe Pardieu Brocas Maffei

Particulièrement reconnue pour son excellente pratique de financement immobilier, l’équipe de De Pardieu Brocas Maffei est régulièrement mandatée par des prêteurs pour les assister dans leurs opérations novatrices de financement. Le cabinet est ainsi intervenu sur la structuration d’un green-loan destiné au développement d’un campus vert. Parallèlement, le cabinet conseille des banques françaises et internationales, ainsi que des fonds de dette dans des opérations de financement LBO de taille moyenne. La gamme d’expertises du cabinet couvre enfin les financements aux entreprises, les prêts syndiqués, les financements LBO et les financements d’acquisition ; domaines dans lesquels le cabinet est très actif. Christophe Gaillard dirige le département bancaire du cabinet, quand Olivier Hubert est à la tête de la pratique de marchés de capitaux. Emmanuel Fatôme est l’une des stars du marché dans le domaine des financements immobiliers.