Julien Bacus > Dentons > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
5 BOULEVARD MALESHERBES
75008 PARIS
France

Work Department

Capital Markets

Position

Julien Bacus is a partner in the Capital Markets practice group of Dentons Paris office and Head of Europe Financial institutions.

Julien is a recognized lawyer in the field of finance, capital markets and structured finance. He focuses on derivative transactions covering different types of underlying assets. Julien has more specific experience in documenting these types of contracts as well as advising on issues relating to netting, collateral, the role of clearing houses and the implementation of new regulations applying to these products.

He also advises clients in financial difficulty on the restructuring of derivative transactions and on pre-litigation matters. In addition, he has extensive experience in the hedging of financing transactions (LBOs in particular), issuance of debt, structured products, as well as financial regulation.

Career

Joined Dentons in 2018
Ashurst (2007 – 2018)
Allen & Overy LLP (1999 – 2008)

Languages

English, French

Memberships

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 1999

Education

PhD in French private law, with distinction, Université Paris II (Panthéon-Assas), 1999
Master II in Business Law, Université Paris II (Panthéon-Assas), with Honours, 1995
Master I Business Law and Taxation, Université Paris II (Panthéon-Assas), mention Bien, 1994

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Secteurs et industries > Energie

Dentons combine des expertises en matière réglementaire, de droit public, de financement de projets et de corporate. Le cabinet assiste toute sorte d’acteurs ; sponsors, développeurs, banques et grands énergéticiens. Il intervient notamment en matière d’énergies renouvelables sur des projets de développement ou des acquisitions d’actifs en France et en Europe. Plus récemment, le cabinet a aussi été consulté pour traiter des problématiques de trading du carbone et des certificats d’économie d’énergie. L’associé publiciste Marc Fornacciari est l’un des principaux intervenants. Julien Bacus   est recommandé pour les questions de trading, quand Olivier Genevois   et Pascal Chadenet  gèrent des opérations dans le domaine minier et énergétique. Le cabinet dispose enfin d’une solide expertise en arbitrage. A noter, les départs en 2021 de Ramin Hariri et de Leïla Hubeaut.