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CMS
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92522 NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE
France

France > Derivatives and structured finance Tier 1

The practice at CMS impresses with its combined derivatives and securitisation and structured finance offering. On the derivatives side, the team’s expertise in financial power purchase agreements is particularly noteworthy, but the group assists with regulatory and transactional matters across a wide range of instruments as well as with ISDA and FBF master agreements, securities lending and repurchase transactions. On the securitisation and structured finance side, the team is especially well known for its trade and finance receivables practice, but demonstrates strength across a broad range of assets. NPLs and UTPs and exotic assets such as tax receivables and receivables over public bodies are further areas of strength. Grégory Benteux  heads the practice which is part of Marc-Etienne Sébire‘s wider capital markets team. Alexandre Bordenave and Rosetta Ferrère made partner in January 2021. Pauline Larroque was promoted to counsel in July 2020.

Testimonials

‘The united team is stable over time, always available. Excellent expertise at affordable prices.’

‘Availability, price, professionalism.’

‘I worked with the securitisation, derivatives and structured finance team on securitisation transactions. The exchanges were fluid and we had in front of us a very competent team on this specific product.’

‘The partner in charge of the file is always present on the calls during the various exchanges which allows to have a very fast feedback from him.’

Key clients

BPCE

Natixis

SFIL

Bpifrance

Société Générale Securities Services

BNP Paribas

La Banque Postale

My Money Bank/Cerberus

Work highlights

  • Advised Bpifrance S.A. as arranger for the setting up of a second €2,000,000,000 SME loans securitisation transaction, with the Class A notes issued by the FCT admitted to trading on Euronext Paris and eligible for BCE refinancing transactions.
  • Advised BNP Paribas on the setting up of a new consumer loans securitisation transaction under which a new French securitisation fund issues almost €3.5bn Class A notes, €640m Class B notes and residual units.
  • Advised Cerberus and MMB regarding the home loans and covered bonds aspects of the acquisition by MMB group of the retail activities of HBCE Continental Europe in France.

France > Employment Tier 1

CMS has impressive resources thanks to a dedicated French team, mainly based in Paris, with a small presence in Lyon, and the firm’s extensive European platform. The practice provides full-service employment and social security law expertise and comes highly recommended for strategic projects led in France or spanning different European countries. The team handles a high volume of complex collective agreement negotiations and large-scale restructuring matters, intra-mergers, internal transfers of employees as well as mass redundancies and plant closures. The team is also well versed in advising on the employment law aspects of M&A transactions, both for listed and non-listed companies. Mass litigation is another field of proven expertise. Leading French and international, private and public companies, turn to the firm for employment law advice. The very experienced Laurent Marquet de VasselotAlain HerrmannPierre BonneauNicolas de SevinCaroline Froger-Michon and Guillaume Bossy are the key contacts.

Testimonials

‘Great availability and proximity; high-level legal knowledge; strategic vision; rigorous team and deadlines always respected.’

‘Very pragmatic and relevant advice and solutions; great results.’

‘The team acts with great professionalism and is responsive in the treatment of matters, both on an advisory basis and in litigation.’

‘High-quality listening skills and permanent search for a suitable solution according to the concerns expressed by the client.’

‘Recognised expertise,  extraordinary sense of service and commitment, great availability. A high-level network capable of mobilising additional expertise.’

‘Responsive; accessible; available and professional.’

‘Search for suitable solutions and practical approach.’

‘Responsiveness, availability and ease of exchanges are a real plus.’

Key clients

Capgemini

Nordex

Britvic

Volkswagen

Chambre Nationale des Commissaires de Justice

Prisma Media

Royal Unibrew

France > Tax Tier 1

CMS‘ expertise covers the full range of tax issues. The firm offers an extremely deep bench, mainly based in Paris, but with a solid team in the firm’s Lyon office. The practice is retained by many of France’s largest companies, including many CAC 40 corporations, as well as investment funds and international companies. Adept at acting on French and international tax issues, the group regularly advises on corporate, transactional and real estate tax issues. Its litigation expertise ranks among the top in the country, with matters including major tax audit reassessment cases and disputes challenging the validity of French tax law before the highest French and European Union courts. The team regularly acts on headline cases and recently obtained outstanding results, including the refund of circa €2bn of undue tax to its client in a landmark tax reassessment case. Key names include the highly regarded: Stéphane Austry, who coordinates the firm’s tax litigation and controversy group; Bruno Gibert, who specializes in international taxation and transfer pricing; and Edouard Milhac, whose main focus in on transactional tax issues. Also recommended are Agnès de l’Estoile CampiMichel Collet and Xavier Daluzeau  for international tax; Patrick Danis, who provides strong VAT advice; as well as Frédéric GernerAnne-Sophie Rostaing and Jean-Charles Benois for corporate tax. Counsel Sarah Dardour-Attali is also recommended. Armelle Abadie, Jean-Hugues de la Berge and Philippe Gosset made partner in 2022.

Testimonials

‘Michel Collet’s team is recognised by the market in France and abroad as one of the best and most efficient for international taxation. Like Michel, the team is very responsive and very technical. They are very valuable, efficient, and friendly.’

‘Apart from Michel Collet’s tax expertise, which appears flawless even in a cross-border context, Michel stands out for a perfect understanding of the ‘business’ and legal constraints. Michel often delivers recommendations that are comprehensive and always very concrete. For all of these reasons, Michel quickly knows how to gain the trust of the client, the operators, and even his opponents. He knows how to adapt his mode of expression according to the interlocutors which always remains clear and convincing. Michel is a real advisor who knows how to support the decision of his clients without restricting himself to the status of tax expert and always involving other advisers.’

‘Frédéric Gerner is technically excellent and very responsive.’

‘Sarah Dardour has a perfect mastery of litigation procedures in the tax field, which is completely reassuring, particularly on high-stakes issues. In addition Sarah has an excellent technical tax knowledge.’

‘I have worked with Anne-Sophie Rostaing for many years. I appreciate her professionalism, her responsiveness, her ability to direct me to the right interlocutors if the subject does not fall within her area of expertise. Anne-Sophie has succeeded in establishing a relationship of trust which allows me to solicit her regularly on matters of a confidential nature without any hesitation. I recommend Anne-Sophie for the quality of her work and her interpersonal skills without any hesitation.’

‘I really enjoy working with Jean-Charles Benois. I particularly appreciate his expertise, his pragmatism, his availability and his ability to fully understand the realities of the business world. He is a real business partner.’

‘We mainly work with Anne-Sophie Rostaing who is an outstanding tax professional. She has the capacity to grasp very quickly all the business issues we are facing, she is extremely responsive and has this very rare capacity to explain tax issues to non-tax persons’.

‘Special mention for Jean-Charles Benois; human, adaptable and technically very solid. He also jas a very good knowledge of the specificities of the company.’

Key clients

Axa

Biogroup

BNP Paribas

Engie

Nordex

Orange

Provalliance

Rubis

Schenider Electric

Vivendi

Work highlights

  • Representing Orange in a high-profile tax case in terms of reassessment.
  • Advising Nordex on the sale of the group’s European wind and photovoltaic development pipeline to group RWE.
  • Advising Biogroup on the acquisitions of Laborizon group, and Medina group.

France > The regions Tier 1

CMS Francis Lefebvre Lyon Avocats has a long-standing presence in Lyon and is one of the leading law firms in the regions, with lawyers specialising in business, tax and public law. Its strong regional presence makes it a go-to firm for companies operating in the Greater South East of France and large French and foreign groups based in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. The Lyon team is made up of François Coutard, Jean-Thomas Heintz, and Laurent Romano, who have respective expertise in employment, corporate, and health law.

Work highlights

  • Assisted Somfy SA with an employment law case related to the redundancy of employees without severance compensation, securing a win before the civil court of appeal of Chambery and the French Supreme Court.
  • Acted as counsel for the Icelandic listed group Össur on the acquisition of a majority stake of the French company Orthoway, drawing on the M&A, employment law, and life sciences/commercial law expertise of the firm.
  • Assisted Roland Monterrat with competition law aspects following its acquisition of a company active in the agri-food sector in France, after discovering the existence of a price cartel with the subsidiary’s competitors.

France > Capital markets: debt capital markets Tier 2

CMS demonstrates particular strength in EMTN programmes and covered bonds and remains among France's most active Euro PP practices, with a track record of a number of market-first placements. Sustainable and social bond issues are another area of strength. The team acts for French and foreign issuers and underwriters, including public entities and local authorities, in both national and cross-border matters involving other European jurisdictions. Marc-Etienne Sébire directs the team. Rosetta Ferrère made partner in January 2021.

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Testimonials

‘The team is very consistent and always available. Excellent expertise at affordable prices.’

‘The team is responsive and efficient. Real added value in the field of covered bonds.’

‘The team adapts very quickly to regulatory changes and knows how to meet our needs.’

‘Marc-Etienne Sébire is very available and provides very good advice. He quickly knows how to take a step back and set limits. He is a talented lawyer.’

‘Perfect knowledge of the Euro PP market.’

‘Marc-Etienne Sébire and Rosetta Ferrère form a specialized team in private debt that knows every challenge perfectly well.’

Key clients

BNP Paribas

Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank

HSBC

Natixis

Société Générale

AFD

Vilmorin

Imerys

Foncière Atland

Banque Palatine

Octo Finances

J.P. Morgan

Crédit Industriel et Commercial

SFIL

BPCE SFH

Crédit Mutuel Home Loan SFH

Work highlights

  • Advised the Agence Française de Développement in its role as sole subscriber on the €200m green bond of the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA).
  • Advised Vilmorin on its €450m bonds issue which was largely oversubscribed among a large European investor base.
  • Advised Imerys on the issue of €300m sustainability-linked bonds.

France > Data privacy and data protection Tier 2

CMS‘ data protection and data privacy team combines ‘a very high level of expertise and a pragmatic and constructive approach’ in matters concerning personal data law and new technologies. Anne-Laure Villedieu advises and represents French and international companies before courts or the Data Protection Authorities and is the French coordinator for several global GDPR compliance programs. The firm has multi-sectorial expertise with a client base ranging from the automotive industry to the media sector. Associate Maxime Hanriot has particular knowledge of cybersecurity law.

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Testimonials

‘A team with a very operational vision and knowing how to be a force for concrete proposals, with a real dimension of advice. Very in-depth knowledge of the subject and a very appreciable benchmark contribution for its clients. A team that does not hesitate to surround itself with the firm’s other expertise and have the delicate points to be addressed confirmed, which creates a relationship of great trust.’

‘Beyond technical expertise, we must salute the availability, efficiency, responsiveness and pragmatism.’

‘The CMS team specialising in new technologies and personal data law always provides extremely relevant advice, combining a very high level of expertise with a pragmatic and constructive approach.’

‘Anne-Laure Villedieu is highly recommended for her availability, her experience and her in-depth knowledge of the problems specific to different sectors, as well as for her very engaging customer approach. Maxime Hanriot is also an excellent contact.’

‘Their skills, availability, responsiveness, listening, good advice and efficiency throughout, in particular Anne-Laure Villedieu and Clara Feragus.’

Key clients

Al Khaliji France

Allianz Partners

Bank of China

Batiman

SPIE Operations

SPIE France

Newmont

Al Khaliji France

Allianz Partners

Bank of China

Batiman

SPIE Operations

SPIE France

Newmont

Work highlights

  • Advising Al Khaliji on all its data protection issues, acting as the external data protection officer of the company.
  • Deployed a global GDPR compliance program for SPIE Operations and SPIE France affecting all subsidiaries of the SPIE Group located in France and elsewhere.

France > Industry focus: Energy Tier 2

CMS assists a prominent client base comprising several of France’s leading energy producers and operators, as well as large corporations and other alternative developers on their most strategic regulatory files. Christophe Barthélemy, one of France’s top references in that area, shoulders a varied caseload that includes energy economy certificates, LNG and renewables projects as well as new areas such as corporate PPAs and mobility-related matters. Related regulatory disputes are also part of Barthélemy’s extensive portfolio of experience. Claire Vannini specialises in regulatory and EU law matters while Céline Cloché-Dubois is an expert in environmental, real estate and urban planning law, frequently chosen to conduct audits in the context of renewable projects. Associate Aurore-Emmanuelle Rubio also deserves a mention.

Practice head(s):

Christophe Barthélemy; Céline Cloché-Dubois

Testimonials

‘Very good knowledge of the energy sector, its players and its challenges.’

‘We work with Claire Vannini who has been able to build a solid team to address all of our subjects. Beyond that, we particularly appreciate the responsiveness of Claire Vannini and the team.’

‘An exceptional knowledge of the energy sector allowing to understand both the technical aspects of the subjects as well as the legal aspects with all the areas of law that this sector brings together. A strong capacity to analyse questions and subjects, to answer them and to propose solutions with a global vision while taking care to underline the most risky issues for the client.’

‘There are not many firms that have such experience; this includes knowledge of the subjects, relations with the administration and clients and good management and knowledge. The firms stands out for knowing how to adapt to the current times, their work has not changed at all, but improved, they have shown that they can work under stress and in a difficult climate.’

‘Christophe Barthélemy is always available, has a lot of experience and really knows his subjects. I would say that Christophe is one of the best lawyers I have known in France.’

‘Team of a rare quality in this sector. Multidisciplinary and attentive to its clients, we trust them to handle on our files, including the most sensitive.’

‘Maître Christophe Barthélemy: his legal and technical expertise make him a valuable adviser for our company. He understands all our operational issues and provides cutting-edge, pragmatic legal solutions tailored to business. His listening skills, his availability and above all, his remarkable expertise in the energy sector (all energies combined), are all assets that make him essential. Each document delivered testifies to his excellence. Aurore-Emmanuelle Rubio: her responsiveness and availability are remarkable. Her mastery of the sector is also appreciated, in particular in the field of energy saving certificates.’

‘Aurore-Emmanuelle Rubio: excellent advice, quick understanding of the issues.’

Key clients

Photosol

Nordex

MontanSolar

Waga Energy

Meridiam

Regulated subsidiaries of Engie Group: GRTgaz

Storengy

Elengy

GRDF

Butagaz

Ailes Marines

Voltalis

Sorégies

Work highlights

  • Advising GRTgaz, the regulated subsidiaries of Engie (regulatory advice).
  • Advising Ailes Marines (Iberdrola Group) on all aspects of the project to build, operate and dismantle a 500 MW offshore wind farm off the coast of Saint-Brieuc (Brittany).
  • Advising Voltalis on its development in Europe.

France > Industry focus: IT and internet  Tier 2

CMS Francis Lefebvre Lyon Avocats has built a reputation in the IT space in contentious and non-contentious matters for technology, media and communication sector clients. Regularly advising market-leading online platforms such as AirbnB, Amazon and Deliveroo, the firm is well known for its regulatory expertise. Taking on cutting-edge projects, the team also assisted car manufacturer Hopium with the launch of its hydrogen car. Anne-Laure Villedieu manages the department.

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Key clients

Hopium

Batiman

Sage

Work highlights

  • Assisted Batiman with the drafting of a complex IT agreement in order to implement a new IT solution to manage the whole supply chain of the client from supply to sell.  
  • Advised Hopium, a listed hydrogen car manufacturer, on the drafting and negotiation of major commercial and technology agreements involving notably the licence of intellectual property rights.

France > Media and entertainment: Music Tier 2

CMS‘ cross-disciplinary music practice is led by counsel Florentin Sanson, with several associates from the IP and technology, media and communications team providing key support. Testament to the practice's international and cross-border capabilities, the German, China and Africa desks are managed out of the Paris office. Sanson has developed a strong practice in drafting and negotiating production and exploitation agreements regarding podcasts and music. The team often liaises with the sector experts from the tax, employment and corporate teams. Anne-Laure Villedieu heads the wider IP and technology, media and communications practice.

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France > Administrative and public law Tier 3

CMS stands out through its ability to cover a wide range of matters. The firm has excellent public procurement expertise which is recognised by lenders and sponsors alike. The practice recently advised on several prominent matters, including the awarding of the future Olympic Aquatic stadium project. It is also able to deal with related public procurement litigation. The practice’s strength in the healthcare sector recently showed in its highly strategic work for major healthcare laboratories and its work on several sensitive files concerning public procurement issues related to the Covid-19 crisis. Several clients from other sectors entrusted the practice with the negotiation of damage indemnities to compensate for Covid-19’s imposed restrictions on their business. Finally, the team also deserves an acknowledgement for its ability to advise on public procurement matters in the context of construction contracts. Co-head of practice François Tenailleau is a key contact and ably supported by counsels Kawthar Ben Khelil  and Thomas Carenzi. Counsel Geoffrey Levesque handles financing aspects. Claire Vannini, who co-heads the practice with Tenailleau, specialises in regulatory, public economic law and EU regulation work, with recent matter frequently coming from the transport, energy and audiovisual sectors. Cendrine Delivré  left the firm in March 2021.

Practice head(s):

François Tenailleau; Claire Vannini

Other key lawyers:

Kawthar Ben Khelil; Thomas Carenzi; Geoffrey Levesque

Testimonials

‘Perfect knowledge of status and particularities of our company, which allows increased responsiveness in the management of our files as well as a great ability to find solutions to the challenges encountered.’

‘Kawthar Ben Khelil shows expertise and pragmatism, which confer great efficiency and responsiveness to the team.’

‘The firm, well known for its tax aspects, has demonstrated great efficiency in public and administrative law. Strategic advice made it possible to set up a winning strategy. Working in pairs, the lawyers are always available and up to date with our case: a major asset that does not exist at all firms, especially in public law.’

‘Proximity and availability, excellent understanding of the needs and constraints of clients allowing the team, beyond the legal analyses provided, to give very operational legal recommendations.’

‘Listening skills and availability are what sets them apart.’

‘In-depth knowledge of cases, both regarding technical aspects and procedure. High reactivity.’

‘Very accessible and responsive. Able to forge a trustworthy and quality lawyer-client relationship over time.’

‘We appreciated the availability of the partners and lawyers with whom we worked, their ability to understand precisely the issues submitted, to mobilise the right expertise within the firm, the pedagogy they demonstrate to support their conclusions and their capacity to adaptation to quickly integrate the evolutions of the submitted projects.’

Key clients

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe Limited

La Banque Postale

Meridiam

Engie

Railcoop

DEME Concessions NV

GardaWorld

Caisse des dépôts et consignations

SNCF Gares & Connexions

Eiffage Construction

Interparking

Léon Grosse

Corsica Linea

Total Raffinage France

Société d’exploitation des ports du détroit (concessionaire of ports of Boulogne-sur-Mer and Calais)

Syndicat Mixte des Transports en Commun de l’Agglomération Clermontoise

Work highlights

  • Assisting Engie SA with submitting observation to the Conseil Constitutionnel (French constitutional court) in order to repeal a law aimed at reducing regulated tariffs for photovoltaic energy.
  • Assisted the lender with the awarding of a concession contract relating to the construction, financing, maintenance and operation of the Olympic aquatic centre.
  • Negotiating a lease contract and a contract in relation to Aix-Marseille-Provence’s financing of buses.

France > Banking and finance: Bank regulatory Tier 3

With ‘excellent legal expertise on French and EU banking law matters’, CMS is well equipped to advise on cross-border regulatory matters. Jérôme Sutour ‘s team is well known for setting up investment firms, French management companies, banking institutions, payment institutions, linked agents, and French branches of foreign financial institutions. Fintech-related regulatory matters are another area of expertise. Counsel Karima Lachgar left the firm in September 2021.

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Testimonials

‘Excellent legal expertise on French and EU banking law matters and a good knowledge of authorities’ expectations.’

Key clients

HNES SGPA

N26

KRIPTOWN

AGRICA

REDBURN (EUROPE) LIMITED

MARKET SECURITIES LLP

MAKOR SECURITIES

MIROVA

STELLIUM INVEST

Work highlights

  • Assisting N26 with its procedures and contractual relationships with its new French-based clients.
  • Advising Stellium Invest on the creation of new financial products and the implementation of new regulations.
  • Assisting IMGP with the regulatory aspects of the acquisition of a Luxembourg AIFM, such as the transition, maintenance of the AIFM approval and management of the relationship with the French and Luxembourg regulators.

France > Environment Tier 3

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Key clients

Cogedim

Tupperware

Paris 2024

MontanSolar

Nordex

Photosol

Meridiam

Mac Cain

Pomona

KSB

Work highlights

  • Acted as counsel for Nordex Group on the sale to the RWE Group of its European platform for the development of onshore wind and solar projects in France, Poland, Spain and Sweden of a total of 2.7GW.
  • Advised Sofiwaga Infra, an SPV owned by Waga Energy and Meridiam, and SP Waga 1 regarding the development of four WAGABOX® units, which produce biomethane.
  • Assisted Agence Française de Développement with drafting the documentation of its subscription to the first green bond of the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA), a South African development finance institution.

France > EU, competition and distribution Tier 3

Based in Paris and Lyon, the team at CMS builds personalised solutions to advise French and multinational companies on a diverse spectrum of EU, competition law and distribution issues. In Paris, Claire Vannini specialises in state aid matters, with a focus on the energy sector. Nathalie Pétrignet advises on distribution strategies as well as on restrictive practices and commercial negotiations. The Lyon-based Olivier Leroy brings experience in representing clients before the Competition Authorities and courts. The team also represents corporates from the leisure, beauty, transport, consumer products and pharmaceutical sectors.

Testimonials

‘Understanding of operational issues. Great adaptability. Ability to work in a team with economists, lobbyists, etc. Great availability of the partner when there’s an emergency.’

‘Claire Vannini is not only excellent, but knows how to work in a team with third party providers, all in the service of her clients. Beyond her strong expertise in state aid, she knows how to advise us on concentrations and anti-competitive practices.’

‘We work in particular with Claire Vannini who has been able to build a team addressing all of the issues relating to our file. We particularly appreciate the availability and responsiveness of Claire Vannini and the team.’

Key clients

DEME Group

Corsica Linea

Railcoop

ADEME

EBRO/ RM

L’Oréal

Scott

But & Conforama

Nadia Signalisation

Bolton Solitaire

OGF

Work highlights

  • Advised Caisse des Dépôts et Consignation, the French Region “Occitanie/Pyrénées-méditerranée ”and Nou Vela (an investment vehicle owned by a consortium of companies composed of Deme, EPICo, EPICo CIP, Euroports Group BV, Air France and the French commercial chamber of the department of Aude) on obtaining merger clearance from the EU Commission for the creation of a joint venture.
  • Represented Bolton Solitaire, which has been brought before the Paris Commercial Court by a major retailer asking for substantial damages, along with other major companies active in the home and personal care products.
  • Advised Roland Monterrat following its acquisition of a company active in the agri-food sector in France.

France > Intellectual property: Copyright Tier 3

Counsel Florentin Sanson leads the copyright practice at CMS, which is part of the firm’s wider IP and TMC department, headed by Anne-Laure Villedieu. Acting for major players in the retail, media and entertainment, social media and sports sectors, the group typically advises on anti-piracy matters, copyright collective management in music, right clearances in TV programmes and licensing agreements as well as on contentious matters. Leveraging the firm’s wider international network, the practice is at home with cross-border issues.

Practice head(s):

Anne-Laure Villedieu; Florentin Sanson

Testimonials

‘The team stands out for its proactiveness and availability.’

‘I work regularly with the team of Anne-Laure Villedieu and in particular with Florentin Sanson for everything related to copyright or trade mark law. As such, we benefit from quality and pragmatic advice, in line with our needs and concerns.’

‘The team is supportive, accessible and knowledgeable and they’re very easy to deal with. I feel in safe hands with them!’

‘Florentin Sanson worked relentlessly for us and I very much value and appreciate his support and knowledge. He is quick to respond to emails, always available for calls at short notice and is very thorough in his advice.’

France > Intellectual property: Trade marks and designs Tier 3

CMS continues to grow its trade mark and design portfolio practice to complement its strong litigation practice. Practice heads Anne-Laure Villedieu and Jean-Baptiste Thiénot specialise in the perfume and cosmetics, automotive, healthcare, media, hotel and leisure and fashion industries. Clients benefit from the firm's international presence and the Paris office’s other departments. Counsel Sabine Rigaud is also recommended.

Practice head(s):

Anne-Laure Villedieu; Jean-Baptiste Thiénot

Other key lawyers:

Anaïs Arnal; Sabine Rigaud

Testimonials

‘The CMS team is remarkable from all points of view. Responsiveness, pragmatism and finesse of analysis. They know how to create links with their clients and deliver high-quality services within sometimes tight deadlines.’

‘Anne-Laure Villedieu is very available and a good IP practitioner.’

‘Anne-Laure Villedieu, the partner who leads the team, is approachable and talented. She relies, in particular, on Anaïs Arnal, a lawyer whom I appreciate working with because of her speed in identifying our issues and her finesse of analysis.’

Key clients

Biogroup

Advance Publications

Champagne André Clouet

Wexford France

Des chiffres et des lettres

Hotel George V

Caval

Work highlights

  • Assisting Advance Publications with the protection of its trade marks.
  • Representing Champagne Andre Clouet in trade mark infringement proceedings abroad.
  • Managing the trade mark portfolio of hotel George V.

France > Real estate Tier 3

CMS Francis Lefebvre‘s ‘multidisciplinary practice’ covers all aspects of public and private law in real estate. The fund formation team particularly stands out for its strong reputation in property funds, acting for both management companies in the structuring of investment vehicles for retail investors and for professional investors.  Co-head of the practice Benjamin Bill  ‘doesn’t sit on the fence’ and gives commercially astute advice. Of counsel Géraldine Machinet is renowned for herexcellent knowledge of the sector’ and her skill in negotiating commercial leases.

Testimonials

‘The CMS Francis Lefebvre team sets itself apart from other firms because the team demonstrates speed, efficiency, availability and expertise. In addition, it has a precise knowledge of our sector of activity.’

‘Aline Divo and her team are experts in real estate law and demonstrate speed, efficiency and availability.’

‘I highly recommend Florence Cherel, whose rigour and technical mastery are a real asset in any contractual negotiation. As of counsel, I also recommend Géraldine Machinet who is very business-oriented and responsive, particularly in negotiating leases.’

‘Géraldine Machinet: excellent knowledge of the sector, excellent client contact, excellent negotiator.’

‘I found the team very effective and commercial. They were able to effectively guide me through the process in a straightforward easy to understand fashion.’

‘Benjamin Bill is very easy to deal with and good at providing commercially considered advice. He doesn’t sit on the fence and will give an opinion.’

‘Responsive and adaptable to complex and cross-cutting issues – creative. These are qualities that are highly valued in my field of activity.’

Key clients

Amundi Real Estate

BNP Paribas REIM

Crédit Suisse AM

Deka Immobilien

Mountpark Properties

UBS Real Estate

Savills IM

Pierre & Vacances

Belambra

Prime Properties

Aviva Investors Real Estate

Ytria

MEAG Munich RE

CTIL

Quadreal Property Group

Work highlights

  • Assisting Mountpark Properties with the structuring of the sale of a pan-European logistics portfolio to JP Morgan for a total amount of over €550m.
  • Advising the Pierre et Vacances/Center Parcs group, Adagio and Village Nature in the context of their conciliation procedure, participating in the definition of the strategy, and in the negotiation and drafting of agreements with individual and institutional lessors.
  • Acting as counsel for Aviva Investors for the acquisition of the historic property 112 Wagram building in Paris from Société Foncière Lyonnaise.

France > Banking and finance: transactional work Tier 4

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Practice head(s):

Grégory Benteux; Alexandre Bordenave; Benjamin Guilleminot (counsel); Geoffrey Levesque (counsel)

Testimonials

‘Remarkable team led by Benjamin Guilleminot. Always available and very good communicators’

‘Always available and pragmatic.’

‘Excellent understanding of the needs/constraints of its clients allows the CMS team, beyond the legal analysis provided, to give legal and operational recommendations.’

‘Great analytical capacity for complex issues, and great at simplifying legal matters.’

‘Dynamic team which is able to execute deals very quickly while ensuring an excellent level of advice. Quality of the exchanges made with the advice of the other parties.’

Key clients

Syndicat Mixte des Transports en Commun de l’Agglomération Clermontoise

Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank

Wilmington Saving Fund Society, FSB

Natixis

Banque CIC Ouest

Arkéa Banque Entreprises et Institutionnels

MILEXIA

CIC Lyonnaise de Banque

Reden Solar

Société Générale

Work highlights

  • Advised the lenders on a €547m financing in favour of the Eureden group, a French co-operative agriculture group resulting from the merger of Triskalia and d’aucy.
  • Assisted the lenders (Arkéa Banque Entreprises et Institutionnels, Banque Populaire Val de France, La Banque Postale and Crédit Agricole de la Touraine et du Poitou) with the financing of the acquisition by Arche (holding of the Citya group) of Century 21 France.
  • Acted for Natixis and the pool of lenders in relation to the setting up of an additional CSR backed €98m loan to Immobilière de Santé (the main holding company for the Ramsay Santé group’s long-term investments in securities and/or real-estate assets).

France > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation Tier 4

CMS

France > Insolvency Tier 4

CMS acts for all types of stakeholders in restructuring and insolvency cases, including shareholders, banks, debtors and investors. The firm manages a busy workload and has recently been involved in prominent matters in the press, automobile, retail and aviation sectors. It also regularly assists investors with asset takeover transactions. Practice head Alexandre Bastos is in charge, ably supported by counsel Guillaume Bouté.

Practice head(s):

Alexandre Bastos

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Me Guillaume Bouté is a remarkable technically excellent lawyer, very precise, rigorous and always available.’

‘A full-service firm with an international presence, which is an asset in the processing of cases. The lawyers of the restructuring team know how to coordinate the intervention of their international colleagues. They also know how to adapt to their interlocutors and they demonstrate a reactivity, a pragmatism and an availability which make it possible to make good progress on the files.’

‘I mainly worked with Alexandre Bastos, who is a pugnacious negotiator. He makes a strong contribution to finding original solutions, making it possible to reconcile several issues. Beyond Alexandre, his team shows real involvement. The lawyers are really available and listen to their clients.’

‘Exceptional mobilisation in case of emergency, very strong cohesion within the team. Negotiation of fees on a case-by-case basis.’

‘Alexandre Bastos shows pugnacity in discussions, total mastery of subjects faced by companies in difficulty and restructuring. Guillaume Bouté shows good mastery of subjects, pragmatism, effective advice, remarkable availability’.

Key clients

ATRADIUS

BANQUE PALATINE and FCP MICADO FRANCE

SODIAAL and its affiliates

SAINT GOBAIN

MUTARES SE & Co. KGaA

HAINAN AIRLINES

VITA POLYMERES

CEGC (NATIXIS / BPCE)

NATIXIS

PICARD SURGELES

Work highlights

  • Advising ATRADIUS on the ongoing conciliation proceeding of CNIM.
  • Advising SODIAAL and its affiliates on the acquisition of the industrial activities of the drying unit of milk powder and whey owned by SYNUTRA INTERNATIONAL FRANCE.
  • Advised BANQUE PALATINE and FCP MICADO FRANCE, bondholders, on the conciliation proceeding opened to the benefit of ORAPI.

France > Intellectual property: Patents Tier 4

The team at CMS covers patent litigation in infringement disputes, revocation actions, and employee invention issues. It also assists with licensing matters, including research and development contracts, and with portfolio audits in different industrial sectors. Jean-Baptiste Thiénot, who heads the patent team, is particularly well versed in the life sciences, mechanics, and electronic sectors. Anne-Laure Villedieu heads the wider IP and technology team.

Testimonials

‘Team that is able to deal with all areas of IP, expertise in particular in the field of patents.’

‘Jean-Baptiste Thiénot has great expertise in patent law, and a very sharp general vision in all areas of IP.’

Key clients

E-Diagmed

Trilogiq

Work highlights

  • Represented E-DIAGMED in proceedings before the Paris Court regarding the ownership of an invention (diagnostic software invention incorporating AI).
  • Represented Trilogiq in three parallel patent infringement proceedings : (i) the appeal before the Court of appeal of Paris, (ii) the damage calculation proceedings and (iii) seeking an indemnity against the seller of the patents.

France > Mergers and acquisitions Tier 4

CMS

Practice head(s):

Jean-Robert Bousquet; Christophe Blondeau

Other key lawyers:

Arnaud Hugot

Testimonials

‘Constructive with a tenacity to find solutions.’

‘Dedicated, available and therefore responsive.’

‘Apart from being good as M&A counsels, CMS people know that each business is special (tailor-made approach coupled with the specifics of M&A peculiarities) and what other law fields specialists can be useful to assist.’

‘Jean-Robert Bousquet is available, listens carefully to what clients have to say and is always straightforward in his advice. He also delivers the goods efficiently and adequately. His negotiation skills have been very useful to us.’

‘Responsive, competent team with all the required skills.’

‘Good English-speaking lawyers we could communicate with.’

Key clients

BIOGROUP

AGTA RECORD

NORDEX SE

AXA International New Markets

The second largest shareholder of DUTSCHER

RAMSAY SANTE

EUROFEU COMPANY

BPI FRANCE and LABELYS shareholders

BRITVIC

INFOGENE and its shareholders

EIFFAGE GROUP

SOFISPORT

KSB SAS

Work highlights

  • Lead corporate adviser to Biogroup on the acquisition of the Belgian group Medina along with a reinvestment of the seller at Biogroup level.
  • A sophisticated M&A process on behalf of Agta Record, as is usually a transaction which involves a private transaction on a listed company (such private transaction generating a public tender offer).
  • Structuring, vendor due diligence, negotiation of the transactional documentation and obtaining third-party consents on behalf of Nordex SE.

France > Private equity: Fund formation Tier 4

CMS Francis Lefebvre Lyon Avocats leverages strengths across multiple disciplines to advise clients on all aspects of the funds lifecycle. It has a diverse set of clients, including investment funds, asset management companies, listed and private companies, as well as institutional and family investors. The team is jointly led by Jérôme Suntour and Thomas Hains.
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Mr Christophe Aldebert  photo Mr Christophe Aldebert He is a tax specialist with expertise in VAT matters. He works…
Ms Elisabeth Ashworth  photo Ms Elisabeth Ashworth Elisabeth Ashworth joined the Tax Intelligence Department of CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats…
Mr Stéphane Austry  photo Mr Stéphane Austry Coordinates the tax litigation and controversy group of the firm (domestic and…
Ms Annabelle Bailleul-Mirabaud  photo Ms Annabelle Bailleul-Mirabaud Partner. She specialises in international taxation with an expertise on permanent establishments, CFC…
Mr Christophe Barthélemy  photo Mr Christophe Barthélemy Partner (Energy Law and Public Business Law)
Mr Alexandre Bastos  photo Mr Alexandre Bastos Head of Insolvency & Restructuring team. Alexandre Bastos is a partner responsible for…
Mr Ghislain Beaure d’Augères  photo Mr Ghislain Beaure d’Augères Partner. His practice embraces both advice and contentious work for a clientele…
Ms Kawthar Ben Khelil  photo Ms Kawthar Ben Khelil Kawthar Ben Khelil is a Counsel within the Public law Department of…
Mr Jean-René Bénichou  photo Mr Jean-René Bénichou Partner in direct taxation. Jean-René Bénichou joined Bureau Francis Lefebvre Avocats in…
Mr Grégory Benteux  photo Mr Grégory Benteux
Mr Gaëtan Berger-Picq  photo Mr Gaëtan Berger-Picq Gaëtan Berger-Picq joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1997 and became a partner in…
Mr Jean-Philippe Bidegainberry  photo Mr Jean-Philippe Bidegainberry Jean-Philippe Bidegainberry joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1997. A tax specialist, Jean-Philippe…
Mr Benjamin Bill  photo Mr Benjamin Bill Benjamin has extensive experience in the work with clients on complex real…
Mr Henri Bitar  photo Mr Henri Bitar Partner in VAT.
Mr Christophe Blondeau  photo Mr Christophe Blondeau A partner within the M&A/Corporate/Private Equity Department which he co-directs, Christophe has…
Mr Pierre Bonneau  photo Mr Pierre Bonneau Pierre Bonneau joined the Employment Law Department of CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in…
Mr Raphaël Bordier  photo Mr Raphaël Bordier Raphaël Bordier is a partner in CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats’s Employment Law…
Mr Jean-Robert Bousquet  photo Mr Jean-Robert Bousquet Jean-Robert Bousquet is a partner and Co-Head of the Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions…
Mr Stéphane Bouvier  photo Mr Stéphane Bouvier Partner. Stéphane deals with matters relating to restructuring operations and to French and…
Mr Hubert Bresson  photo Mr Hubert Bresson Hubert Bresson has been working in the Direct Taxation Department of CMS…
Mr Jean-Fabrice Brun  photo Mr Jean-Fabrice Brun Partner specialised in civil law, commercial law, enforcement measures and criminal business…
Mr Nicolas Callies  photo Mr Nicolas Callies Nicolas Cailles joined the Employment Law Department of CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in…
Mr Pierre Carcelero  photo Mr Pierre Carcelero Pierre works specifically in the field of corporate and group taxation, with…
Mr Laurent Chatel  photo Mr Laurent Chatel Laurent Chatel specialises in local taxation. A partner at the firm since…
Ms Florence Chérel  photo Ms Florence Chérel Partner. She assists investors as well as developers in the context of…
Ms Céline Cloché-Dubois  photo Ms Céline Cloché-Dubois Counsel and Head of the Environment Practice. She acts for a large…
Mr Michel Collet  photo Mr Michel Collet He has an extensive experience in assisting inbound and outbound investments. He…
Mr Jean-Eric Cros  photo Mr Jean-Eric Cros Jean-Eric joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1989 and is currently Head of…
Mr Xavier Daluzeau  photo Mr Xavier Daluzeau Xavier Daluzeau specialises in international taxation. His main practice areas are transfer…
Mr Patrick Danis  photo Mr Patrick Danis Patrick Danis joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1984 and became a partner…
Mr Damien Decolasse  photo Mr Damien Decolasse Partner. He specialises in employment law and provides advice in collective and individual…
Mr Pierre Dedieu  photo Mr Pierre Dedieu Pierre Dedieu is a partner in CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats’s International Taxation…
Mr Vincent Delage  photo Mr Vincent Delage Partner specialised in employment law and pensions. He provides advice in collective…
Mr Alexandre Delhaye  photo Mr Alexandre Delhaye He is a partner at CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre’s Corporate/M&A department. He specialises…
Mme Aline Divo  photo Mme Aline Divo She is a partner in the Real Estate Legal Department. She works in…
Mr Arnaud Donguy  photo Mr Arnaud Donguy Partner in direct taxation.
Mr Philippe Donneaud  photo Mr Philippe Donneaud Philippe Donneaud started his career in the Taxation Department of CMS Francis…
Mr Pierre-Jean Douvier  photo Mr Pierre-Jean Douvier Pierre-Jean Douvier specialises in international law. He co-manages the International team. His…
Mr Ludovic Duguet  photo Mr Ludovic Duguet Partner specialises in direct taxation and works mainly on restructuring operations in…
Mr Olivier Dutheillet de Lamothe  photo Mr Olivier Dutheillet de Lamothe Partner. Olivier Dutheillet de Lamothe joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 2014 as Counsel…
Mrs Martine Ebrard-Grellety  photo Mrs Martine Ebrard-Grellety Martine Ebrard-Grellety joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1986 and was made partner…
Ms Rosetta Ferrère  photo Ms Rosetta Ferrère Counsel. She has a broad experience in advising corporate clients and financial…
Mr Richard Foissac  photo Mr Richard Foissac Partner in Tax.  He intervenes particularly in real estate taxation, wealth taxation,…
Mr Christophe Frionnet  photo Mr Christophe Frionnet Christophe Frionnet is a direct taxation specialist and specifically handles matters relating…
Mrs Caroline Froger-Michon  photo Mrs Caroline Froger-Michon Partner. She has particular experience in assisting foreign companies with HR issues…
Mr Stéphane Gelin  photo Mr Stéphane Gelin Stéphane Gelin is Head of the CMS Tax Group. In this position,…
Mr Arnaud Gérardin  photo Mr Arnaud Gérardin Partner in the Tax department. Arnaud is managing the Strasbourg office of…
Mr Frédéric Gerner  photo Mr Frédéric Gerner Frédéric is a partner at CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats specialising in direct taxes.…
Mr Bruno Gibert  photo Mr Bruno Gibert Partner specialised in international taxation and transfer pricing. On this last domain,…
Mrs Cathy Goarant-Moraglia  photo Mrs Cathy Goarant-Moraglia Cathy joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1995, and became a partner in…
Mr Bruno Gouthière  photo Mr Bruno Gouthière Bruno Gouthière joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats on June 1, 1989.
Mr Thierry Granier  photo Mr Thierry Granier His practice mainly focuses on international taxation, particularly in relation to mergers…
Mr Renaud Grob  photo Mr Renaud Grob Partner in corporate taxation.  
Mr Philippe Grousset  photo Mr Philippe Grousset Partner in direct taxation Expert in direct taxes specialized in the following…
Mrs Anne Grousset  photo Mrs Anne Grousset She specialises in VAT and Indirect Taxation. A lawyer at CMS Francis Lefebvre…
Mr Jean Guilmoto  photo Mr Jean Guilmoto Partner in direct taxation.
Mr Daniel Gutmann  photo Mr Daniel Gutmann Daniel Gutmann is a partner in the Tax Doctrine team. He is…
Mr Dimitar Hadjiveltchev  photo Mr Dimitar Hadjiveltchev Dimitar develops services dedicated to the franco-bulgarian relations, together with Jivko Sedlarski…
Mr François Hellio  photo Mr François Hellio François Hellio has over twenty-five years’ professional experience and is involved in…
Mr Laurent Hepp  photo Mr Laurent Hepp Partner specialised in Corporate taxation. He advises French and international groups on…
Mr Arnaud Hugot  photo Mr Arnaud Hugot Partner in Corporate/M&A department, he is specialising in M&A transactions, including private…
Mr Luc Jaillais  photo Mr Luc Jaillais Partner in direct taxation.
Mr Olivier Kuhn  photo Mr Olivier Kuhn Partner. He is specialised in civil law, general business law, enforcement measures,…
Mr François Lacroix  photo Mr François Lacroix François Lacroix joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1980. He became a partner…
Mr Thomas Laumière  photo Mr Thomas Laumière Partner.
Mr Arnaud Le Boulanger  photo Mr Arnaud Le Boulanger Arnaud Le Boulanger heads the Economics team of CMS Legal, in charge…
Mr Christophe Le Camus  photo Mr Christophe Le Camus Christophe joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1990 and became a partner in…
Mr Pierre Le Roux  photo Mr Pierre Le Roux Partner in direct taxation. He has broad experience in private equity investments (venture…
Mr Dimitri Leboff  photo Mr Dimitri Leboff Dimitri Leboff joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in May 1999 and became a…
Mr Christophe Lefaillet  photo Mr Christophe Lefaillet Christophe Lefaillet joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1989 and became a partner…
Mr Lionel Lenczner  photo Mr Lionel Lenczner Partner in direct taxation, especially in relation to laxation of national and…
Mr Pierre Marly  photo Mr Pierre Marly Pierre deals exclusively with international transactions relating to Africa. He has been…
Mr Laurent Marquet de Vasselot  photo Mr Laurent Marquet de Vasselot Partner specialised in Employment and social security law: National and international restructurings,…
Mr Romain Marsella  photo Mr Romain Marsella Romain is a tax specialist and works on advisory and litigation issues…
Mr Edouard Milhac  photo Mr Edouard Milhac Partner specialised in international and domestic taxation. He advises on mergers and…
Mr Laurent Mion  photo Mr Laurent Mion Partner in banking & finance. He is particularly involved in banking and…
Mr Rodolphe Olivier  photo Mr Rodolphe Olivier Partner in employment and pensions. He is mainly involved in litigation in…
Mrs Nathalie Pétrignet  photo Mrs Nathalie Pétrignet Partner in EU, Competition & distribution. She is highly involved in national…
Mr Denis Redon  photo Mr Denis Redon Partner in EU, Competition & Distribution. His activity covers all EU and…
Mr Philippe Riglet  photo Mr Philippe Riglet Philippe Riglet joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1988 and became a…
Mr Johann Roc'h photo Mr Johann Roc'hPartner in international taxation. He advises clients on all tax issues related…
Alexandra Rohmert  photo Alexandra Rohmert Partner.
Mr Thierry Romand  photo Mr Thierry Romand He has substantial experience in advising corporate clients on employment law issues.…
Mr Laurent Romano (Lyon)  photo Mr Laurent Romano (Lyon) Partner and member of the executive board at CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats of…
Mr François Rontani  photo Mr François Rontani Partner in international taxation.
Ms Anne-Sophie Rostaing  photo Ms Anne-Sophie Rostaing Partner specialist in corporate tax, Anne-Sophie assists French and international companies with…
Ms Aurore-Emmanuelle Rubio photo Ms Aurore-Emmanuelle RubioAurore-Emmanuelle Rubio is an associate at CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats. She is…
Mr Julien Saïac  photo Mr Julien Saïac Partner specialised in international taxation. He handles questions related to corporate taxation,…
Mr Florentin Sanson photo Mr Florentin SansonFlorentin is a counsel active in contentious and non-contentious matters in various…
Mr Jean-Christophe Sauzey  photo Mr Jean-Christophe Sauzey Jean-Christophe joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1987 and became a partner in…
Mrs Marie-Pierre Schramm  photo Mrs Marie-Pierre Schramm Marie-Pierre Schramm joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1985 and was made a…
Mr Marc-Etienne Sébire  photo Mr Marc-Etienne Sébire Partner, Head of Capital Markets: Debt Capital Markets (plain-vanilla and structured bonds.…
Mr Alain Shearman de Macedo photo Mr Alain Shearman de MacedoHe is mainly involved in national and international restructuring of companies, job preservation…
Mr Pierre-Jean Sinibaldi  photo Mr Pierre-Jean Sinibaldi He advises both international and French companies on collective and individual labour…
Mrs Jacqueline Sollier  photo Mrs Jacqueline Sollier Jacqueline Sollier joined the Direct Taxation Department of CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in…
Mr Jérôme Sutour  photo Mr Jérôme Sutour Partner, Head of Financial Services: Asset management (funds structuring with an emphasis…
Mr François Tenailleau  photo Mr François Tenailleau Public contracts (including public procurement contracts, concessions, PPP). Public property, urban planning,…
Mr Jean-Baptiste Thiénot  photo Mr Jean-Baptiste Thiénot Jean-Baptiste Thiénot is Counsel in the IP team of CMS Francis Lefebvre…
Mr Pierre-Sébastien Thill  photo Mr Pierre-Sébastien Thill Pierre-Sébastien Thill is an expert in international taxation. Pierre-Sébastien has specialised in international…
Mr Philippe Tournès  photo Mr Philippe Tournès Philippe is a partner in the VAT department at CMS Francis Lefebvre…
Ms Claire Vannini  photo Ms Claire Vannini Claire is a partner of the EU law, Regulatory & Competition department,…
Mr Christophe Vezinhet  photo Mr Christophe Vezinhet He specialises in direct taxation and works mainly in the field of…
Mme Anne-Laure Villedieu  photo Mme Anne-Laure Villedieu Anne-Laure heads the IP/ TMT practice at CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats. She…
Mr Philippe Zoubritzky  photo Mr Philippe Zoubritzky Partner in direct taxation.
Mr Olivier de Saint Chaffray  photo Mr Olivier de Saint Chaffray Olivier de Saint Chaffray joint CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats’s Taxation Department in…
Mr Nicolas de Sevin  photo Mr Nicolas de Sevin Partner specialised in national/international restructurings, differed benefits, collective bargaining, employee representation, code of…
Mme Agnès de l’Estoile-Campi  photo Mme Agnès de l’Estoile-Campi She is a partner within the International Taxation team. She mainly works…
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500 lawyers work for CMS in over 74 offices.
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