Mr Nicolas Vivien > Vivien & Associés > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Vivien & Associés
3 RUE DE MONTTESSUY
75007 PARIS
France
Nicolas Vivien photo

Work Department

Mergers & Acquisitions - International Joint Ventures - Corporate Governance - Commercial Contracts

Position

Partner – Nicolas Vivien has developed a broad transactional practice for international and domestic clients. Nicolas helps structure, negotiate and close cross border and domestic acquisitions, joint ventures and a variety of other transactions or agreements for clients active in sectors such as energy, mining and natural resources, food and agro-business, television and cinema, luxury goods and fashion, specialized retail, transportation or B-to-B services.

Career

Founder of the firm in 1999, Nicolas previously practiced in Paris and New York with Debevoise & Plimpton as an associate and Stibbe Simont Monahan Duhot as an associate and partner. Nicolas qualified in Paris as “conseil juridique” (1988) and “avocat” (1992)

Languages

French and English

Memberships

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 1992. 
He serves on the advisory board of several non-profit organizations.

Education

Paris I Law School, 1983
Sciences Po (Paris), 1985
INALCO (Paris); Swahili DULCO, 1986
Master II in International Business (Paris IX-Dauphine), 1987
LL.M. Cornell Law School, 1990

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Fusions-acquisitions

Vivien & Associés traite une trentaine d’opérations par an. L’équipe, qui réunit 24 avocats, assiste de nombreuses grandes PMEs, plusieurs groupes du CAC 40 et de grandes entreprises publiques. Le cabinet assiste de très nombreux clients internationaux. Akuo Energy, Amadeus IT Group, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Arrow Electronics, Aryzta Group et Axereal figurent dans le portefeuille de clientèle. La pratique est codirigée par Nicolas Vivien, Judith Fargeot, Jacques Epstein, Laetitia Amzallag, Emmanuel Chauvet, Laurent Assaya et Simon Salter qui a rejoint le cabinet en 2019 en provenance de K&L Gates Australia.