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

Osborne Clarke est recommandé pour le traitement d’opérations de petite et moyenne valorisations, de dimensions nationale et internationale. La pratique est codirigée par Catherine Olive et David Haccoun .