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McDermott Will & Emery AARPI
23 RUE DE L'UNIVERSITÉ
75007 PARIS
France

Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner Antoine Vergnat focuses his practice on advice to French and non-French investment funds, corporate groups and entrepreneurs operating in the industrial, service and real estate sectors on a broad range of domestic and international tax matters. Antoine focuses his practice on transactional tax law, with an emphasis on matters relating to the acquisition and sale of assets, the financing and restructuring of groups, as well as the management of tax affairs and controversies before tax authorities.

Antoine also regularly provides tax advice to high-net-worth individuals on a broad range of domestic and international tax matters and has significant experience in the structuring of equity compensation schemes for management teams.

For further details of Antoine’s biography, please view McDermott website here.

Education

EDHEC Business School, 1996
University of Paris-Dauphine, LLM (DESS), Corporate Taxation, 1999
University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Master’s, Tax Law, 1998

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Droit fiscal

Dirigée par Antoine Vergnat, l’équipe de McDermott Will & Emery AARPI est recommandée pour sa forte expertise en matière de fiscalité transactionnelle des opérations de fusions-acquisitions et de private equity. Elle intervient dans la plupart des opérations traitées par le cabinet. L’équipe assiste régulièrement des fonds d’investissement ainsi que des groupes pharmaceutiques et de santé. Elle est en capacité de traiter des dossiers fiscaux internationaux, intégrant notamment une forte composante américaine. Enfin, le champ d’expertise couvre les deals de marchés de capitaux, les dossiers de restructuration fiscale et la gestion du contentieux.

France > Tax

McDermott Will & Emery AARPI‘s team acts for a prominent client base of investment funds and corporations, especially on the structuring of mid-cap M&A and private equity transactions. The tax team also regularly joins forces with the corporate department for major M&A and private equity transactions in the healthcare sector. Cross-border matters involving the US or Italy are clear areas of expertise. Antoine Vergnat is in charge. Romain Desmonts, who made counsel in January 2021, is a key contributor to the practice.