Mr Antoine Martin > Addleshaw Goddard > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Addleshaw Goddard
32 avenue Kléber
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Work Department

Corporate M&A


Antoine Martin advises on all aspects of corporate / M&A matters. He specializes in advising on share and asset acquisitions and disposals, corporate reorganizations and cross-borders transactions. These transactions often focus strongly on complex carve outs or distressed asset transactions, involving as such negotiations with French State Agencies and local authorities. He also focuses his practice on private equity transactions (acting for institutional investors, managers and portfolio companies). His business background has further developed his naturally pragmatic, business-focused approach. With over 30 years’ experience in the M&A sector, he has advised a number of international industrial groups on their strategic development activities in France and abroad. He has acted for domestic and international clients operating in the following industries: aerospace and defence, agriculture, food & drink, automotive, retail, biotech and high-tech, chemicals and pharmaceuticals, and miscellaneous services.


  • Partner, Addleshaw Goddard (2021-)
  • Partner, Bryan Cave (2016-2021)
  • Partner, Eversheds (2006-2016)
  • Partner, Winston & Strawn LLP (2001-2006)
  • Partner, Stibbe (1995-2000)


- French (native), English (fluent)


  • CAPA (Certificat d’Aptitude à la Profession d’Avocat), Paris, 1987
  • University Paris I – Sorbonne University, Master Degree, English and American Law, 1987
  • MBA, HEC, 1991



  • 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.