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Latham & Watkins
75007 PARIS

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Olivia Rauch-Ravisé is a partner in the firm’s Tax Department and the Deputy Office Managing Partner of Latham & Watkins’ Paris office. She is also member of the Diversity Leadership Committee and is a former Co-Chair of the firm’s Women Enriching Business (WEB) Committee, whose mission is to promote women through trailblazing initiatives focused on women’s professional development, mentoring, and networking. She has strong experience in domestic and cross-border transactional tax law, notably in private equity and mergers and acquisitions.

Ms. Rauch-Ravisé’s practice also focuses on the taxation of capital markets transactions (notably high yield), financial instruments, and structured financings. She has developed expertise in tax issues relating to aircraft, rolling stock, and other asset financings.

Ms. Rauch-Ravisé is particularly active in the financial institutions, oil and gas, and hospitality and gaming sectors. She is a member of the International Fiscal Association and of the Institut des Avocats Conseils Fiscaux, and she is Chair of the Tax Committee of the European American Chamber of Commerce.

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Droit fiscal

(Les grands avocats du marché: Private equity)

Olivia Rauch-RaviséLatham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins affiche une forte expertise en matière de fiscalité transactionnelle. L’équipe intervient sur la structuration de la plupart des grandes opérations de fusions- acquisitions et de private equity traitées par le cabinet. Elle a récemment été impliquée dans un nombre très élevé d’opérations de LBO. La compétence fiscale du cabinet s’étend enfin aux opérations de financement bancaire et obligataire. La pratique est codirigée par Xavier Renard et Olivia Rauch-Ravisé  qui sont hautement recommandés.

France > Tax

(Leading individuals: Private equity tax)

Olivia Rauch-RaviséLatham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins has a strong transactional practice, advising on the structuring of many of the firm’s major private equity and M&A deals. The team’s recent workload included an impressively high volume of LBO transactions. In addition, the practice assists on cross-border DCM and finance transactions. Practice heads Xavier Renard and Olivia Rauch-Ravisé are highly recommended.