Mr Alexandre Durand > Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I. > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I.
15 rue de Laborde
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Work Department

Mergers & Acquisitions / Corporate


Alexandre Durand is a partner in Gide’s Mergers & Acquisitions department. Member of the Paris Bar, he specialises in mergers and acquisitions and securities law. He mainly advises listed and unlisted companies, family groups and private equity funds on their strategic and cross-border projects.



Before joining Gide, Alexandre Durand worked at Allen & Overy as an associate (2013 – 2015) and then joined Darrois Villey Maillot Brochier in 2015 as an associate before becoming Counsel in 2022.

He is a graduate of Edhec Business School – Msc Legal & tax (2011) and holds a Master 2 in business law and taxation from Université Paris Dauphine (2012).

Lawyer Rankings

France > Mergers and acquisitions

Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I. field a sizeable team of more than 70 lawyers that are ‘extremely goal oriented and dedicated’ and skilled in handling international and domestic transactions. The team is a go-to for leading banks and major industrial companies including leading names in the energy sector in managing strategic publicly listed and private M&A transactions, as well as handling distressed M&A and corporate restructuring matters. The practice recently worked on headline transactions in the energy, media and logistics sectors. Practice head Olivier DiazAnne TolilaJean-Gabriel Flandrois, Antoine Tézenas du Montcel and Charles de Reals are highly regarded. The team was further strengthened by the arrivals of Marcus Billam, Jean-Baptiste De Martigny and Alexandre Durand from Darrois Villey Maillot Brochier in 2024.