Two Paris Partners Named to France’s Top 40 Lawyers List for Second Consecutive Year

July 6, 2022
Partners Pierre-Louis Cléro and Jacques-Philippe Gunther have been named for the second consecutive year to a list of the Top 40 Lawyers of the CAC 40.

The prestigious ranking highlights 40 business lawyers voted for by legal directors and leaders of the CAC 40, France’s largest listed companies.

Pierre-Louis Cléro represents corporate buyers and sellers in complex cross-border strategic transactions. The ranking highlighted his work advising Worldline on the sale of TSS to Apollo, and described him as “technically excellent, calm and reassuring, facilitates negotiations”.

Jacques-Philippe Gunther advises leading French and international companies on a variety of complex, cross-border merger control, contentious antitrust matters, and state aid. The ranking highlighted his role advising Orange on its acquisition of MasMovil and described him as “one of the best all-round specialists in competition law”.