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Winston & Strawn LLP
75008 PARIS
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Paris Office Managing Partner and Chair of the Paris Corporate Practice, Jérôme Herbet has advised French and foreign private and public corporations as well as private equity funds in connection with various domestic and cross-border transactions, including mergers and acquisitions and stock exchange transactions. He also regularly advises companies for the purposes of corporate finance transactions, including private placements and complex financing structures. Over time, he has participated in numerous stock exchange transactions, including initial public offerings, public tender offers, and the issuance of various financial instruments, including convertible bonds.

He has an extensive knowledge of regulatory issues in the banking, financial, and insurance fields in France and Europe, as well as issues related to the marketing of financial products and services. Jérôme advises his clients for the purposes of obtaining the appropriate licenses, setting up innovative products, or entering into complex commercial cooperation agreements. Jérôme has longstanding relationships with various regulated financial institutions that he advises on a regular basis in connection with regulatory matters in the areas of banking and financial law, insurance law, financial market transactions, and structured finance.

He also occasionally represents such institutions or their principals in front of the competent disciplinary bodies (Autorité des marchés financiers, Autorité de contrôle prudentiel et de résolution).

Jérôme also regularly advises clients in regards to data privacy and data security especially with cross border merger and acquisition transactions.


English, French


Association Européenne de Droit Bancaire et Financier – France, Institut Français des Administrateurs (the French Director Institute)


Mr. Herbet received a D.E.J.A. in American and English Law in 1993, a Maîtrise in Corporate Law in 1993, and a D.E.A. in Business Law in 1995 from the University of Paris X – Nanterre. He graduated from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris in 1996.

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Paris > Fusions-acquisitions

Winston & Strawn LLP dispose d’un effectif d’une quinzaine d’avocats qui traitent des opérations de dimensions nationale et internationale. Le cabinet est particulièrement impliqué dans des deals relatifs aux secteurs de la santé, des technologies, de l’énergie, de la défense et des services financiers. La pratique est dirigée par Jérôme Herbet et comprend notamment  Jean-Patrice Labautière et Nicola Di Giovanni .