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

Tax

Position

Romain Desmonts focuses his practice on tax advice to French and multinational companies, with an emphasis on the tax aspects of domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, and group restructurings, as well as indirect tax matters.

Romain also regularly provides tax advice to high net-worth individuals on domestic and international estate planning issues, especially in a US-France context.

He has developed a strong background in tax controversy and litigation for corporate and private clients.

Languages

French, English

Education

University Paris-Dauphine, Master 2 (Postgraduate degree), Corporate Tax Law, 2010, Magna cum laude
University Paris-Dauphine, Magistère (Postgraduate degree), Management, 2009

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Droit fiscal

McDermott Will & Emery AARPI assise une clientèle de premier plan, constituée de fonds d’investissement et de sociétés, sur la structuration d’opérations de fusions-acquisitions et de private equity de taille moyenne. L’équipe fiscale travaille en collaboration avec le département corporate du cabinet pour traiter d’importantes opérations de fusions-acquisitions et de private equity dans le secteur de la santé. La gestion des dossiers internationaux impliquant les États-Unis ou l’Italie est un autre domaine d’excellence. Antoine Vergnat dirige la pratique fiscale. Il est entouré de  Romain Desmonts qui a été promu counsel en janvier 2021.

France > Tax

Led by Antoine VergnatMcDermott Will & Emery AARPI‘s tax team provides assistance to the firm’s corporate and private equity practice. The team assists investment funds and management teams with LBO transactions, often in the mid-cap segment of the market, as well as with venture investments, notably in the IT and biotechnology sectors. The tax team has strong cross-border capabilities. Its in-depth knowledge of the healthcare sector is another asset. The practice’s stand-alone caseload includes assisting companies, private clients and funds with tax restructuring, trust, audit and litigation work. Counsel Romain Desmonts is also noted.