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CMS Francis Lefebvre
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Partner specialises in direct taxation and works mainly on restructuring operations in the property field (mergers, outsourcing), property tax, group tax and tax disputes and assistance with monitoring audits.
Ludovic Duguet joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 2006.


Lawyer, Moisand, Boutin et Associés. Tax lawyer, Deloitte & Touche Juridique et Fiscal


French, English, Spanish, Portuguese.

Lawyer Rankings

France > Tax

CMS Francis Lefebvre has one of the market’s largest workforces with more than 200 tax lawyers; the vast majority are based in Paris with a small team also located in the Lyon office. The firm’s range of expertise is extensive and it covers a whole range of issues, from mainstream tax to more complex and niche areas. Its international tax, transfer pricing and litigation capabilities are among the best on the market. The team regularly handles high-stakes disputes where high financial amounts are at stake, acting for leading companies and banks. The team assists a prominent client base, made up of leading French and international corporations. It also advises on complex tax reorganisation work and provides tax advice on M&A transactions, including recently advising on some significant deals in the energy sector. The firm’s tax real estate expertise is also to be noted. Key names include the highly regarded Stéphane Austry, who coordinates the firm’s tax litigation and controversy group, Bruno Gibert, who specialises in international taxation and transfer pricing, and Edouard Milhac, whose main focus in on transactional tax issues. Also noted are Anne-Sophie RostaingFrédéric GernerJean-Charles Benois and Ludovic Duguet.