Team

Piotraut-Giné Avocats (PGA) law firm team is at your disposal:

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RAPHAËL PIOTRAUT

Partner

  • T. +33 140 600 500
  • P. +33 6 24 39 48 54

Raphaël PIOTRAUT has acquired a solid experience in the field of mergers and acquisitions, whether through acquisitions and tranfers, leveraged transactions (LBO) or fund raising. After a spell in the insurance company AIG, working in the implementation of liability guarantees insurance, he returned to Gatienne Brault & Associés law firm as one of the partners. He particularly values opportunities to use his relational and negotiation skills when it comes to convince the parties involved. In October 2015, he decided to found PGA.

Previous experience : Gatienne Brault & Associés, AIG, Ayache Salama & Associés

Languages : French, English, German

Degrees : CAPA, DESS business lawyer Paris-V, DEA civil and commercial contracts University of Versailles

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FRANÇOIS GINÉ

Partner

  • T. +33 140 600 500
  • P. +33 6 83 88 67 43

François GINÉ is as involved in mergers and acquisitions and capital investment as in pre-litigation and litigation matters. He brings to companies his mastering of transfers and acquisitions, of equity investments as well as of fund raising. He offers to investors his expertise in the implementation of investment vehicles and LBO transactions.
His strengths : a sense of efficiency and negotiation skills coupled with an ability to anticipate legal difficulties, which is also decisive in the context of judicial dispute and oral argument. In October 2015, he decided to found PGA.

Previous experience : Gatienne Brault & Associés, Arthur Andersen Legal

Languages: French, English

Degrees: CAPA/certificate of lawyer profession, DJCE / DESS Business Law Toulouse-I University.

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SUZANNE DE CARVALHO

Lawyer - Counsel

  • T. +33 140 600 500

After spending more than a year in the legal department of a private bank, Suzanne de CARVALHO joined Gatienne Brault & Associés in May 2006. She has developed her experience in restructuring operations, acquisitions, transfers and business cooperations. Suzanne implements her rigor, professionalism and excellent relational skills to anticipate the expectations and problems faced by our clients, in order to best manage their interests. In October 2015, she decided to support the creation of PGA law firm. As of september 2017, Suzanne has been appointed as Counsel.

Previous experiences : Gatienne Brault & Associés, Gide Loyrette Nouel, Indosuez Asset Mangement Bank

Languages : French, English

Degrees : CAPA/certificate of lawyer profession, Master specialized in International Business Law and management ESSEC, DESS Business and Tax Law of Paris II - Pantheon-Assas University.

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Eloïse Roca

Associate lawyer

  • T. +33 140 600 500

After several internships, in particular within the legal department of General Electric Capital, and then within Herbert Smith Freehills LLP law firm, Eloïse Roca joined PGA law firm in June 2016. Since then, Eloïse has been involved in acquisition, transfer and restructuring transactions. Eloïse fully involves herself with dynamism and determination alongside the clients by always making herself available.

Previous experiences : Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, General Electric Capital

Languages : French, English

Degrees : CAPA/certificate of lawyer profession, Master’s degree (M2) International Trade Law Montpellier-I University.

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Carole Fouldrin

Associate lawyer

  • T. +33 140 600 500

After a first professional experience within the legal department of Les Laboratoires Servier, followed by multiple experiences within law firms such as Simmons & Simmons LLP and Taylor Wessing LLP, Carole Fouldrin has joined PGA in September 2018.
Since then, Carole has been working on acquisitions, transfers and LBOs. Carole provides to the clients she assists her organizational skills and her dynamism.

Previous experiences : Taylor Wessing, Simmons & Simmons, Lexelians, Les Laboratoires Servier

Languages : French, English

Degrees : CAPA, New York Bar, LL.M in American Law Boston University, Master’s degree in Business Law University of Amiens Picardie Jules Verne

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Théodore Koukos

Associate lawyer

  • T. +33 140 600 500

After several internships and especially in the Financière Pinault legal affairs deparment and Alerion law firm Theodore Koukos joined PGA in September 2018.
Since then, Theodore participates in acquisitions, sales of companies and LBO. Theodore is always fully involved to support the clients he represents and to best defend their interests.

Previous experiences : Ginestié Magellan Paley-Vincent, Stehlin & Associés

Languages : French, English and Greek

Degrees : Master’s degree in european business law - Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense University

Admission : French Bar

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SINA YEHI DABEK

Paralegal

  • T. +33 140 600 500

After an experience of more than 5 years during which her seriousness and adaptability skills enabled her to deal with both the legal secretary of companies and matters such as tax litigation for foreign investment funds within the firm Landwell & Associés, Sina decided to support the creation of PGA law firm in October 2015. She handles the legal secretary of companies under the supervision of the partners along her duties of office manager of our law firm.

Previous experiences : Gatienne Brault & Associés, Landwell & Associés, Fidal

Recruitment

Piotraut Giné Avocats (PGA) is looking for talent to support its development.
Do not hesitate to submit your application to this address : syd@pga.legal