Sandra Hazan > Dentons > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
5 BOULEVARD MALESHERBES
75008 PARIS
France

Work Department

Tax

Position

Sandra Hazan, a partner at the Paris office, practices French and international tax law. Sandra is Head of Europe Tax Group and Co-head of Global Tax Group.

Career

Sandra is well versed in issues concerning restructuring and tax planning and has a wide experience in assisting clients in tax audits and litigation. While Sandra advises clients on tax issues in all areas of business, she has developed specific expertise in the luxury and cosmetics industry and in the field of private equity, advising both investment funds and investors. 

Joined Salans (now Dentons) in 1999
Started working as a tax lawyer in 1993

Languages

English, French

Memberships

Member of Institut des Avocats Conseils Fiscaux (IACF)
Member of the French Private Equity Funds association (AFIC)
Member of European Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (EVCA)
Member of French Women Tax Experts Association (A3F)
Member of Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW)
Founding member of Club du Luxe
Member of the Teaching Committee of the Master 221, University Paris Dauphine

Education

Queen. Mary & Westfield College, London, LL.M. (1993)
University of Paris I – Panthéon Sorbonne, D.E.A. English and North-American Business Law (1991)
University of Paris II – Panthéon Assas, Maîtrise in Business and Tax Law (1990)

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Droit fiscal

Dentons traite des dossiers de fiscalité nationale et internationale. L’équipe collabore notamment avec les autres départements du cabinet lors d’opérations de fusions- acquisitions, de private equity et d’investissement immobilier. Elle est également spécialisée dans le conseil aux assureurs concernant les garanties fiscales associées à de grandes opérations de fusions-acquisitions. Elle conseille aussi des entreprises en matière de restructuration fiscale. De grandes sociétés françaises et internationales, des compagnies d’assurances et de grandes fortunes sont clientes. Enfin, le cabinet gère le contentieux et a récemment obtenu une victoire importante devant le Conseil d’État dans une affaire portant sur une restructuration fiscale intragroupe. Sandra Hazan et Gianluca Calisti codirigent l’équipe, au sein de laquelle Jessie Gaston et Jérôme Le Berre (of counsel) sont aussi deux membres de premier plan.

France > Tax

Dentons handles domestic and cross-border tax matters. The practice regularly provides tax assistance to the firm’s other departments in M&A, private equity and property transactions, often advising insurers on headline M&A transaction tax guarantees. It also advises on company restructuring. Clients include leading French and international corporations, insurers and private clients. In addition, the firm handles litigation and recently obtained a landmark victory before the French Supreme Court regarding intra-group restructuring issues. Sandra Hazan and Gianluca Calisti co-head the team, which also includes Jessie Gaston and of counsel Jérôme Le Berre.