France: Corporate Immigration 2016
With immigration and freedom of movement a hot topic across Europe, France’s immigration law specialists have been busy. For example, the recent introduction of the “skills and talents” visa has seen an increase in advisory work, with more expected for 2016. Five practitioners are recognised as “experts” in the corporate immigration field.
CMG & Associés sees two of its partners highlighted in this chapter. Stéphane Coulaux offers clients a “forensic approach” and “encyclopaedic knowledge” of the French immigration law. Valérie Maricot is praised for her “comprehensive advice” and “user-friendly manner”.
Anne de Gouvion St-Cyr from her own firm is recommended as “a knowledgeable local counsel”.
William Phillips from Landwell & Associés is commended for his “excellent practice” and is someone clients “wouldn’t hesitate to recommend”.
At his own firm, Karl Waheed is described as “a go-to counsel” for the transfer of international personnel to France.