We highlight 15 top-tier lawyers in this chapter for their outstanding work in financial, regulatory and contentious matters across the banking sector.
Most Highly Regarded
Bredin Prat sees three lawyers recognised here.
Alexander Blackburn is looked upon with enormous favour for his market-leading work on banking M&A and corporate restructurings.
Samuel Pariente is a well-established lawyer in the French banking sector who excels in financing and debt restructuring proceedings.
Raphaële Courtier has become one of the “best-known” banking lawyers thanks to her first-rate LBO financing and acquisition practice.
Gide Loyrette Nouel performs well in this chapter with three leading banking experts listed.
Xavier de Kergommeaux is among the leading experts in securitisations, trust transactions and asset-based financings.
Eric Cartier-Millon is hailed as a top-tier banking and finance specialist, and renowned for his deep expertise in structured finance and project finance.
Jean-Guillaume de Tocqueville heads the firm’s financial services practice and is known for his thorough knowledge of French and international banking regulation.
The distinguished Laurent Mabilat of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer “definitely deserves to be on the list” thanks to his adept handling of high-value bank financings and transactions.
Norton Rose Fulbright’s Christine Ezcutari is well regarded for her fluent structured financing knowledge and impressive international banking practice.
Jean-François Adelle of Jeantet possesses a wealth of knowledge and experience in advising domestic and international banks on financing transactions.
Clifford Chance has a leading practitioner in Thierry Arachtingi, who comes highly recommended for his impressive experience in high-profile acquisitions and refinancings.