Gibson Dunn’s Paris office was opened in 1967 as the firm’s first expansion beyond the United States. Our dynamic team of approximately 40 dual- and triple-qualified lawyers is distinctively positioned to advise clients considering activities in France. Our 50-year European presence gives us deep experience in representing international business interests that require a coordinated cross-border response.
Gibson Dunn’s Paris office focuses on all aspects of complex corporate transactions.
We represent multinational clients in both domestic and cross-border public and private transactions, including distressed company acquisitions.
We not only provide outstanding legal advice but propose creative solutions to address our clients’ increasingly regulated environments. We have wide cross-jurisdictional capabilities and work seamlessly with our firm’s other offices and practices to identify and realize clients’ objectives.
Our French litigation department combines private and public law dispute resolution teams, offering in-depth representation to clients facing domestic or cross-border business challenges in virtually every sector.Our public law practice advises on privatizations, public-private partnerships, competition and regulatory law, and complex transactions.
The Paris office offers a wealth of experience in information technology and digital transactions, outsourcing, data privacy and cybersecurity. Our tax team advises on structuring French and international transactions. We provide counsel on complex tax controversy matters and have an in-depth tax ruling practice.