Nicolas Privat > Mermoz Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Mermoz Avocats
75008 PARIS

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Nicolas Privat has been working as a tax attorney for companies and individuals since 2010. He advises national and International small and mid-cap companies, as well as shareholders and managers of these companies. He provides them with a day-to-day assistance on every tax issue they may have to face and more generally on their tax strategy. He usually assists his clients during tax investigations (tax audits), litigations, and advises them on their specific operations (restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, partial contribution of assets, external growth, etc…). Nicolas actively provides his support to the transaction legal teams on their M&A and Private equity deals (buy-side and sell-side tax dues diligences, tax structuring, and post acquisitions tax assistance). After launching his career in the international tax department of EY in Paris and New York, Nicolas joined HPML where he was appointed a partner in May 2019.


French, English


• Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2012
• Master’s Degree in Tax and Business Law (University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne in partnership with HEC, 2008)

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Droit fiscal

Philippe Rolland de HPML est réputé pour son excellente expertise fiscale appliquée au secteur des médias et de l’audiovisuel. De grands groupes média, ainsi que de nombreux artistes, acteurs, chanteurs et sociétés de production indépendantes sont clients. Parallèlement, Nicolas Privat assure la structuration des opérations de LBO et de private equity de petite et moyenne tailles traitées par le cabinet. L’équipe fiscale accompagne également sa clientèle (entreprises, dirigeants et particuliers) dans la gestion quotidienne.