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Latournerie Wolfrom Avocats
164 RUE DU FAUBOURG
SAINT HONORÉ
75008 PARIS
France

Work Department

Corporate, M&A, Private Equity, Banking & Finance

Position

Admitted to the Paris Bar since 1990, Christian Wolfrom is specialized in cases of mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, and fixed asset financing for listed and unlisted companies. He has also developed specific expertise in Financial Law, particularly in the areas of Project and Asset Financing (aircraft, real estate, communication…), LBOs, and capital investment. He participates directly to the development of companies with high growth potential, from their creation to their first market listing.

Career

Christian began his career by joining the legal practice of Siméon Moquet Borde & Associés (later Moquet Borde & Associés). He joined in 1993 CDC Participations, PART’COM and INCOM, the risk capital and development capital subsidiary of the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignation. He co-founded the law firm Latournerie Wolfrom Avocats in 1995.

Languages

French, English, Spanish

Memberships

Christian Wolfrom was admitted to the Paris Bar in 1990.

Education

Postgraduate degree in Corporate Taxation Management (Université Paris IX – Dauphine)
Postgraduate degree in Banking and Finance (Université Paris V – René Descartes)
Master’s degree in Corporate Law and Taxation (Université Paris II – Assas)
Master’s degree in Management – International Corporate Law (Université Paris IX – Dauphine)

Lawyer Rankings

France > Private equity: venture/growth capital

Latournerie Wolfrom Avocats fields an 11-strong practice group with three partners, namely Christian Wolfrom, Caroline Basdevant-Soulié and Pierre Lafarge. The trio’s track record of assisting with complex venture capital transactions (including in the healthcare and life sciences sectors), and its loyal client base attest to the group’s strong expertise in fundraisings. Clients also benefit from the team’s cross-border skills and additional complementary practices -notably the tax and employment teams- from the firm’s broad service offering.

Paris > Private equity > Capital risque et capital développement

Latournerie Wolfrom Avocats rassemble une équipe d’une douzaine d’avocats, parmi lesquels se distingue les trois associés de tête:  Christian Wolfrom, Caroline Basdevant-Soulié et Pierre Lafarge. Ce trio réputé dispose d’une grande expérience dans la gestion d’opérations de capital-risque complexes (notamment dans les secteurs de la santé et des sciences de la vie) et accompagne une clientèle fidèle. L’équipe est compétente pour intervenir dans des deals internationaux et peut s’appuyer sur les pratiques complémentaires du cabinet (notamment en droit social et en droit fiscal).

Paris > Fusions-acquisitions

Latournerie Wolfrom Avocats est doté d’une équipe d’une douzaine d’avocats, codirigée par Christian Wolfrom, Hervé Castelnau et Thibaut Kazémi. Le cabinet assiste plusieurs grands groupes et intervient particulièrement dans le secteur des TMT. Le cabinet traite des opérations en France et en Afrique francophone (OHADA).