Mr Mathieu Taupin > Addleshaw Goddard > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Addleshaw Goddard
32 avenue Kléber

Work Department

Corporate M&A


Mathieu advises on all aspects of corporate/M&A matters. He specialises in mergers & acquisitions, group reorganisations, general corporate law and private equity. He has recently worked on domestic and cross-border transactions for clients, in the context of both external growth and distressed situations, either buy-side or sell-side and in various sectors such as automotive, aerospace and defence, packaging, traditional industry, oil & gas, agriculture, food & drink, engineering and financial services.

With more than 18 years of experience, he is particularly skilled at handling complex carve-out issues and processes, including in the context of divestment or distressed transactions.

Mathieu speaks fluent French and English and is admitted to practice law in France, Paris Bar.


  • Partner, Addleshaw Goddard (2021-)
  • Counsel, Bryan Cave (2016-2021)
  • Principal Associate, Eversheds LLP (2013-2016)
  • Senior Associate, Eversheds LLP (2019-2013)
  • Associate, Eversheds LLP (2006-2009)
  • Associate,  Winston & Strawn LLP (2002-2006)


- French (Native) and English (Fluent)


  • Association des Juristes Franco-Britanniques


  • CAPA (Certificat d’Aptitude à la Profession d’Avocat), Versailles, 2002
  • University Paris XI – ESSEC Business School, DESS Business Law, 2001
  • University Paris XI, Master’s Degree, Business Law, 2000



  • The Legal 500 EMEA France 2023 “Mergers and Acquisitions” – Firm to watch

Lawyer Rankings

France > Mergers and acquisitions

(Firms to watch)

Addleshaw Goddard assists a large base of foreign clients with small and medium-sized deals, spanning various industry sectors including the hotel industry. Antoine Martin, Mathieu Taupin and David Lambert are the key contacts.