Agathe Soilleux > Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
75008 PARIS

Work Department

Corporate, M&A and Private Equity




Agathe Soilleux is a Corporate partner at Weil Gotshal & Manges. She acts on a wide variety of corporate transactions, with a particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions involving public companies. Her practice also focuses on corporate reorganizations (including spin-offs and carve-outs) as well as capital market and securities regulations matters. Agathe Soilleux has been involved in numerous cash and exchange tender offers, both friendly and unsolicited. She also advises companies on corporate and governance issues.

Agathe Soilleux graduated from the French business school Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC Paris) in 1994, and in 1996, she graduated with a Master of Law from the University of Paris II – Panthéon Assas. She has been admitted to the Paris Bar since 1997.


French, English


Paris bar


DIP – HEC Business School (1994)
MGR – Universite Paris II (1996)

Lawyer Rankings

France > Mergers and acquisitions

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is engaged by several listed companies to assist with transactions, including recently in relation to satellites and retail. The M&A practice handles a steady amount of public and private M&A work for French and international corporations and also regularly advises on corporate restructuring and governance issues. The practice is jointly headed by Claude Serra and Yannick Piette. Agathe Soilleux and recently promoted partner Jean-Baptiste Cornic  are other major contributors.