Ms Anne Tolila > 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


Anne Tolila is a partner in Gide’s M&A/Corporate practice. She is mainly involved in M&A transactions, particularly for public entities (State or strategic companies), and  large industrial groups and also in private equity transactions, both for French and international clients (industrial companies or investment funds).

Anne has also developed a particular expertise in privatisations


Partner at Gide Loyrette Nouel (since November 2013)
Opened the Paris office of Morgan Lewis & Bockius as a partner (June 2004)
Partner at De Pardieu Brocas & Maffei (January 2000)


French and English.


Member of the “Commission Création & Financement” of Croissance +


Admitted to the Paris Bar (1993)
Graduate Degree at l’Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris – Economic and Financial Sector (1991)
Master’s degree in Business Law – University of Paris II (1983)
Postgraduate degree in International Tax and Business Law  – HEC Paris (1991)

Lawyer Rankings

France > Industry focus: Energy

Distinguished by its unwavering commitment to excellence’, Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I. provides advisory and contentious assistance to secondary sector clients and investors across the energy sector. Public administrative law is a key strength for the team, while energy and environment matters and sustainable development are further focuses of attention. The firm’s project finance offering is piloted by Marie Bouvet-Guiramand, John Crothers, Victor Grandguillaume, and Stéphane Vernay. Bénédicte Mazel heads the regulatory energy team and has a panoramic view of the application of public business law to public service projects in France. Alexis Pailleret and Anne Tolila are experts in transactional work, with the latter a key contact for public sector clients.

France > Mergers and acquisitions

(Leading individuals)

Anne Tolila  Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I.

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.