Team

The Partners and their teams are at your disposal :

Piotraut

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.

Languages : French, English, German

Giné

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.

Association: CCEF et CRA

Languages: French, English

Piotraut

ARNAUD VIARD

Partner

  • T. +33 140 600 500
  • P. +33 6 48 24 39 68

Arnaud Viard specializes in corporate tax management, transaction taxation (private equity, mergers and acquisitions, restructurings), real state tax and executive taxation. A large part of his activity is also devoted to the regulation of complex tax audits and litigation.
Arnaud acts in particular as counsel to various French and foreign industrial groups, institutional investors, investment funds, which he assists in their international and French tax strategy.

Association: IACF (Institut des Avocats Conseils Fiscaux), A.C.E (Association des Avocats Conseils d’Entreprises)

Languages: French, English

Piotraut

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.

Languages : French, English

Cabinet avocats Piotraut-Giné

Carole Fouldrin

Associate

  • 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.

Languages : French, English

Cabinet Piotraut-Giné

Florent Champy

Associate

  • T. +33 140 600 500

Florent Champy specialises in French and international tax issues for both companies and private individuals, covering in particular M&A transactions and corporate reorganisations, funds structuring, and tax issues concerning managers. He also advises companies and individuals in disputes with the tax authorities.

Languages : French, English

Cabinet Piotraut-Giné

Pauline Corouge

Senior Associate

  • T. +33 140 600 500

Pauline Corouge provides assistance to both companies and individuals regarding tax matters. She is also specialized in transactional taxation (private equity, mergers and acquisitions, restructuration), real estate taxation, top managers taxation and VAT.

Languages : French, English

Cabinet Piotraut-Giné

Patrice Antunes

Associate

  • T. +33 140 600 500

Patrice Antunes specialises in direct and indirect corporate taxes, but also in individuals and patrimonial taxation. He focuses particularly on restructuring cases, real estate taxation, reorganization and transfer of assets.
He provides assistance to individuals and companies including at the litigation stage, before the French tax authorities and the relevant jurisdictions.

Languages : French, English

Cabinet Piotraut-Giné

Pablo Jousselme

Associate

  • T. +33 140 600 500

After several internships, in particular within the corporate/M&A teams of DLA Piper and Linklaters, then in the investment fund structuring department of Ardian, as well as within Broseta y abogados in Madrid, Pablo Jousselme joined PGA in September 2019. Since then, Pablo has been involved in industrial and private equity acquisitions and transfers. Pablo is always fully committed to support the clients he represents and defend their interests.

Languages : French, English, Espagnol

Cabinet Piotraut-Giné

Thibault Germain

Associate

  • T. +33 140 600 500

After completing several internships, especially at the law firm Morvilliers Sentenac & Associés, in the legal department of the fund management company M Capital Partners, and finally as a part of the M&A department of the Paris office of Winston & Strawn LLP, Thibault GERMAIN joined PGA in November 2019.
Since then, Thibault is involved in M&A, Private Equity and LBO operations. Inspired by the entrepreneurial spirit, Thibault always puts its dynamism and commitment at the service of our clients.

Languages : French, English

Cabinet avocats

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.

Recruitment

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