Jessie Gaston > Dentons > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
5 BOULEVARD MALESHERBES
75008 PARIS
France

Work Department

Tax

Position

Jessie Gaston has extensive expertise in corporate tax matters, transactional tax and tax structuring of acquisitions, joint-ventures, reorganizations and real estate transactions, both in a domestic and cross-border context. Her expertise extends to tax controversy and litigation, including Expert Witness appointments before US jurisdictions.

Jessie’s clients include a wide range of French and international real estate funds, insurance companies, industrial corporates, family offices and high-net-worth individuals. Recent transactions on which Jessie has been involved in include the acquisition of Hivory (SFR) by Cellnex, the joint venture between Maybourne Hotels and Dilmon, the acquisition of Snips by Sonos and the acquisition of Altuglas International (Arkéma) by Trinseo.

Career

Joined Salans (now Dentons) in 2007; partner since 2015
Jeantet Associés (2006 – 2007)
Landwell/PWC (2004 – 2006)

Languages

English, French, Spanish

Memberships

Admitted to the Paris Bar, 2016
Member of Global Equity Organization (GEO)
Member of International Bar Association (IBA)
Member of Institut des Avocats Conseils Fiscaux (IACF)
Member of Association Nationale des Diplômés Juristes Conseils d’Entreprise (ANDJCE)
Tax training specialist at EFE

Education

University Robert Schuman, Strasbourg, DESS, Business Law (2002)
University Robert Schuman of Strasbourg, DJCE, Post-graduate degree, Corporate Legal Counsel, Tax Law Certification (2002)