Thomas Philippe > Shearman & Sterling LLP > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Shearman & Sterling LLP
7 RUE JACQUES BINGEN
75017 PARIS
France

Work Department

Private Equity
Mergers & Acquisitions

Position

Partner

Career

Thomas Philippe is a partner in the Corporate practice.

Thomas’ practice focuses on mergers & acquisitions, with a particular emphasis on the private equity market representing investment funds. He has been involved in many small-, mid- or large-cap deals and developed a broad experience covering the main aspects of this type of transaction, including with respect to the restructuring of LBOs.

Thomas also regularly advises several industrial or services groups in their acquisition, restructuring or financing transactions, as well as in connection with the negotiation and drafting of various commercial agreements with respect to manufacturing, transitional services, distribution or commercial agency, and the resolution of disputes arising out of the same.

Admissions & Courts: Paris

Languages

French
English

Memberships

Admissions & Courts: Paris

Education

UNIVERSITÉ PARIS X-NANTERRE Master in Business Law

ESSEC MBA

Lawyer Rankings

France > Mergers and acquisitions

Ideal for advancing a deal‘, Shearman & Sterling LLP‘s industry sector strength in financial institutions, TMT, healthcare and energy, combined with its expertise across the full range of transactions, make it a comprehensive practice for clients. Matters on which the department is particularly rated include public and private M&A, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures and tender offers. Many of the team’s top mandates also have a significant cross-border element, with the firm’s offices in UK, Germany and Italy working seamlessly with the Paris-based practice. Guillaume Isautier is in charge, assisted by Nicolas Bombrun. Adding to the group’s bench strength, Thomas Philippe was hired from Mayer Brown in October 2019.

Paris > Fusions-acquisitions

Shearman & Sterling LLP est «idéal pour faire avancer les deals». Le cabinet dispose d’une présence dans les secteurs de la finance, des TMT, de la santé et de l’énergie. Il s’illustre dans des opérations cotées et non cotées, ainsi que dans des opérations de désinvestissement, de partenariat ou encore d’offre publique d’achat. L’équipe parisienne intervient le plus souvent dans des deals internationaux, qui font régulièrement collaborer les bureaux du cabinet situés au Royaume-Uni, en Allemagne et en Italie. La pratique est dirigée par Guillaume Isautier et repose aussi sur l’expertise de Nicolas Bombrun. Elle a renforcé ses rangs en recrutant Thomas Philippe (ex Mayer Brown ) en octobre 2019.