Mr Christophe Gerschel > Alerion > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Alerion
137 RUE DE L'UNIVERSITÉ
75007 PARIS
France

Work Department

Tax law | Corporate law, M&A

He works on cases concerning the structuring and restructuring of groups and the acquisition or disposal of companies and assists foreign investors in France. He also helps taxpayers in their relations with the tax authorities and works in the spheres of association and sports law.

 

Position

Partner

Career

Christophe Gerschel participated in the creation of Alerion in 2003. He started his career as a tax inspector (1989-1994) before joining the firm Bignon Lebray.

Languages

  • French
  • English

Memberships

Christophe directs the Master’s in mergers and acquisitions at Saclay University and has been the Conference Master for the University since 1994 after teaching in Paris. He was appointed a tax expert by the European Union for the reform of the taxation system for investments by foreign countries. He was a member of the panel judging entries to the Ecole Nationale d’Administration (ENA) [National School of Administration] and a member of the commission monitoring professional championships of the national monitoring administration (Professional Football League) for nearly ten years. He is a lawyer at the Paris Bar and a member of the International Bar Association (IBA).

Education

He holds the diploma of political studies from the University of Toulouse, a law doctorate from the Paris I University as well as its DEA in business law.

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Droit fiscal

Alerion est doté d’une équipe fiscale regroupant une dizaine d’avocats et capable de traiter un  large ensemble de problématiques. Le cabinet dispose notamment d’un bon savoir-faire en matière de fiscalité privée et conseille de grandes familles françaises et internationales ; il a ainsi récemment assisté un client sur l’acquisition d’un haras en France. L’expertise du cabinet est également solide en contentieux. L’équipe représente plusieurs sociétés technologiques dans la gestion de litiges concernant des crédits d’impôt recherche. Le cabinet conseille enfin des fonds d’investissement et des PMEs dans le domaine de la fiscalité transactionnelle. La pratique fiscale est codirigée par  Christophe Gerschel, Philippe Pescayre et Stanislas Vailhen .