Mr Jean-Guillaume Follorou > Jeantet > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Jeantet
11 RUE GALILÉE
75116 Paris
France

Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner – Tax law, Tax litigation

Career

Partner at Jeantet since 2016

Jean-Guillaume Follorou specialises in business taxation. His various experiences throughout his career have enabled him to gain an extensive knowledge of the tax issues of French and international groups and their tax-related requirements. He has gained particular experience in the audiovisual and industrial sectors (aviation and automotive).

Languages

French - English

Memberships

  • The Commission Juridique et Fiscale de Croissance Plus (Croissance Plus Legal and Tax Commission)
  • Association des Anciens Elèves de l’ENS Cachan D1 (ENS Cachan D1 Alumni Association)

Education

  • Postgraduate Diploma (DEA) in Public Finance and Taxation (Paris II – Panthéon-Assas University, 2003)
  • Master’s Degree in Law and Management (ENS Cachan, 2002) and (University of Rennes I, 2003)
  • Teaching degree in Economics and Management
  • Master’s Degree in European Law (University of Rennes I, 2001)

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Droit fiscal

La pratique de Jeantet est orientée sur la fiscalité des entreprises. L’équipe intervient en matière de fiscalité transactionnelle des opérations de fusions-acquisitions, de private equity et d’investissement immobilier. Elle a notamment assisté TAT lors de la vente de Sabena Technics. L’équipe est également sollicitée pour traiter des dossiers contentieux. La base de clientèle comprend plusieurs groupes familiaux français, ainsi que des banques suisses clientes du bureau à Genève. La pratique est codirigée par  Patrice Lefèvre-Péaron à partir de Genève et Jean-Guillaume Follorou depuis Paris. A noter, le recrutement de l’excellent Jacques-Henry de Bourmont  en mars 2020, anciennement chez LPA-CGR avocats.

France > Tax

Jeantet is recommended for transactional tax work and regularly advises on the structuring of M&A, private equity and real estate transactions handled by the firm. Small to mid-cap transactions are the group’s mainstay, but the team also acts on larger deals and on equity capital markets transactions. The practice also regularly advises on real estate and other industrial assets-based transactions and offers expertise in property tax real estate structuring. The team is co-headed by Jean-Guillaume Follorou and Jacques-Henry de Bourmont, a recent arrival from LPA-CGR avocats in 2020. Counsel Gabriel di Chiara also contributes.