Mr Niels Dejean > Shearman & Sterling LLP > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Shearman & Sterling LLP
7 RUE JACQUES BINGEN
75017 PARIS
France

Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner

Career

Niels Dejean is a partner in the Tax practice.

He practices in the tax law, tax controversy and dispute resolution, private equity and mergers & acquisitions areas. Niels Dejean joined the firm after practicing with a major audit firm and then with a leading French corporate law firm. During his tenure with the accounting firm, Niels Dejean spent four years as the French tax desk in New York where he became partner before returning to Paris to head their French International Tax Group.

Languages

French, English

Memberships

Paris

Education

Université Val-de-Marne (Paris XII), D.E.S.S. Law degree specialized in Tax Law

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Droit fiscal

(Les grands avocats du marché: Fiscalité transactionnelle et des entreprises)

Niels DejeanShearman & Sterling LLP

L’équipe fiscale de Shearman & Sterling LLP traite une gamme variée de dossiers, de manière autonome ou en coordination avec les départements de fusions-acquisitions, de private equity, de financement, de marchés de capitaux et d’arbitrage international du cabinet. L’équipe conseille de grands fonds de private equity et de grandes entreprises, ainsi que des banques. Elle est récemment intervenue dans de nombreuses opérations importantes ; elle a ainsi assisté Verallia lors de son introduction en bourse pour un montant de 3,5 milliards d’euros. L’équipe a également été impliquée dans un dossier complexe pour le compte de la Chambre de Commerce de Lyon mêlant des problématiques fiscales de droit public et de droit privé. Enfin, le cabinet assiste ses clients dans la gestion de dossiers de contrôles et litiges fiscaux. Niels Dejean  qui dirige la pratique, Anne-Sophie Maes (counsel) et le collaborateur  Charles Filleux-Pommerol sont fortement recommandés.

France > Tax

Shearman & Sterling LLP’s tax team regularly assists the corporate and capital markets practice with many of its transactions. The practice is able to advise on complex M&A, debt and equity capital markets, financing and private equity transactions, acting for a wide range of clients, including leading banks, corporations as well as private equity funds, from mid- to larger deals. Practice head Niels Dejean is highly regarded. Counsel Anne-Sophie Maes and associate Charles Filleux-Pommerol  regularly lead on tax in key transactions.