Mr Jacques-Henry de Bourmont > Jeantet > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

75116 Paris

Work Department



Partner – Tax


Jacques-Henry de Bourmont represents French and international clients, companies and investment funds, in all their tax issues (tax and criminal advice and litigation, transfer pricing, management of intangible assets, asset optimization, structuring of management packages, executive compensation, real estate taxation, etc.). Admitted to the Paris and Frankfurt Bars, he has developed a recognized experience in the Franco-German sphere.

He taught real estate taxation at ESSEC and was a French Foreign Trade Advisor. He began his career at Rhône-Poulenc (now Sanofi Aventis), then joined Ernst & Young Sociétés d’Avocats where he was head of the French Desk in Frankfurt until 2005. He then became Managing Director and Head of the Tax Department of Marcus Partner and later joined LPA-CGR (Lefèvre Pelletier) where he was Head of Corporate-Tax and of the Franco-German Department.


English - French


  • International Fiscal Association (IFA)
  • Institut des Avocats Conseils Fiscaux (IACF)
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
  • Association des Fonds d’Investissement en Capital (AFIC) et  European Venture Capital Association (EVCA)


  • Bar Training School of Paris (EFB), 1996
  • Postgraduate Diploma (DEA) in Business Law – University of Paris X Nanterre, 1994
  • Master’s Degree in Tax- University of Paris IX  Dauphine, 1993
  • Master’s Degree in Management & Accounting Science – University of Paris IX  Dauphine, 1992

Lawyer Rankings

France > Tax

Jeantet impresses with a strong team that can rely on the firm’s extensive international network in Switzerland, Luxembourg and Eastern Europe. The practice has a good breadth of expertise, spanning corporate tax, M&A and private equity transactional tax, as well as property and wealth tax issues. It recently acted in several large private equity and property asset transactions for international investors. The team is also in charge of several significant tax disputes, including several matters dealt with on behalf of an African state entity. Jean-Guillaume Follorou and Jacques-Henry de Bourmont are in charge. They are supported by counsel Gabriel di Chiara.

Paris > Droit fiscal

Jeantet est doté d’une équipe fiscale solide, qui peut s’appuyer sur l’excellent réseau international du cabinet (Suisse, Luxembourg, Europe de l’Est). Le champ d’expertise fiscale est large et couvre : la fiscalité des sociétés, la fiscalité des transactions de fusions-acquisitions et de capital-investissement, ainsi que la fiscalité immobilière et personnelle. L’équipe fiscale est récemment intervenue dans plusieurs grandes opérations immobilières et de capital-investissement, auprès d’investisseurs internationaux. L’équipe gère aussi plusieurs litiges fiscaux importants, dont plusieurs affaires traitées pour le compte d’une entité étatique africaine. La pratique est codirigée par Jean-Guillaume Follorou et Jacques-Henry de Bourmont , qui sont secondés par   l’avocat counsel Gabriel di Chiara.