Ms Catherine Olive > Osborne Clarke > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Osborne Clarke
75017 PARIS

Work Department

Corporate / M&A


Partner –


Catherine Olive is Co-Managing Partner of Osborne Clarke Paris office.

A large portion of Catherine’s work involves acting on mergers and acquisitions, joint-venture, corporate reorganizations and equity and debt instrument issues for private and public companies and investors. She has an extensive and long-standing experience of cross-border transactions and inbound investments in a great variety of business sectors.

Her corporate law practice includes advising listed companies on corporate governance, market regulations and employee share schemes.

Catherine has also a significant experience in the transactional real estate field, including acquisitions and disposal, sale and lease back transactions and commercial leases. In connection with her real estate work, she has developed a solid knowledge of the hotel and leisure and retail sectors.


French, English


Admitted to the Paris Bar, she is a graduate of the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris and holds a master degree and a post graduate degree in business law from Paris I- Pantheon Sorbonne University.

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Fusions-acquisitions

Codirigée par Catherine Olive et David Haccoun, l’équipe d’une douzaine d’avocats d’Osborne Clarke dispose d’une expertise particulière dans la négociation d’accords de partenariats et d’alliances. Le cabinet intervient notamment dans les secteurs du numérique, des technologies, du transport, de la santé et de l’immobilier. Le cabinet assiste plusieurs grands comptes.