Julie Vern Cesano-Gouffrant > Winston & Strawn LLP > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Winston & Strawn LLP
68 RUE DU FAUBOURG SAINT-HONORÉ
75008 PARIS
France
Julie Vern Cesano-Gouffrant photo

Work Department

Corporate

Career

Julie Vern Cesano-Gouffrant focuses her practice in a variety of areas including mergers and acquisitions, private equity, capital markets, corporate restructurings, investments, corporate governance, finance and other general corporate matters. She represents publicly and privately held companies in connection with acquisitions, dispositions, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures, recapitalizations, and debt finance transactions. Her practice involves the negotiation and drafting of commercial contracts and services agreements.

Prior to joining the firm, Julie spent a total of eight years serving as an attorney for a United Kingdom law firm and a French law firm and another three years as the in-house counsel for an industry group. 

Education

Julie received her LLB, with honors, from the Paris II Panthéon-Assas University. She also earned her M.A. in corporate and tax law, with honors, from Paris II Panthéon-Assas University.

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Secteurs et industries > Santé et sciences de la vie

Winston & Strawn LLP assiste une base de clientèle large et diversifiée, comprenant des prestataires de services de santé, des cliniques, des laboratoires, des organisations et des associations professionnelles, des particuliers, des groupes de praticiens, ainsi que des investisseurs et des fonds de private equity. Le cabinet est recommandé pour sa capacité à offrir un large panel d’expertises en matière réglementaire, contentieuse, disciplinaire et de droit des sociétés. Le cabinet gère régulièrement des opérations de fusions-acquisitions et de private equity. Il accompagne ses clients dans la création d’entreprises et de réseaux de santé. Il traite aussi des litiges en droit des sociétés et des conflits d’actionnaires impliquant des entreprises de santé. Le cabinet est le conseil stratégique de plusieurs clients fidèles, et notamment de nouveaux entrants, qu’il a accompagné au moment de leur création et qu’il assiste dans leurs stratégies d’expansion. A la tête de la pratique Gilles Bigot est hautement recommandé et capable de traiter des dossiers complexes d’ordre réglementaire, en matière contentieuse et en droit des sociétés. Contribuent également à la pratique : Anne-Carine Ropars-FuretJulie Vern Cesano-Gouffrant et Mathilde Lefranc-Barthe.

France > Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

Winston & Strawn LLP advises a large and diverse client base made up of healthcare providers, clinics, laboratories, professional organisations and associations, individuals and groups of healthcare practitioners, as well as investors and private equity funds. The practice stands out for its very strong combined corporate, regulatory, litigation and disciplinary proceedings expertise. It advises on M&A and private equity transactions, on the setting up of healthcare companies and industry networks, and regularly manages corporate and shareholder disputes. The practice acts as a strategic adviser to several key clients, notably new market entrants, whom it guides all the way through their growth and expansion process. Practice head Gilles Bigot is highly recommended, especially for dealing with challenging corporate, regulatory and litigation matters. Other key members include Anne-Carine Ropars-Furet, Julie Vern Cesano-Gouffrant and Mathilde Lefranc-Barthe.