Member of the Paris Bar
In 1995, Laurent started his career with Gide Loyrette Nouel before joining Fried Frank Harris Shriver Jacobson in 1997. Between 2008 and 2017, he was in charge of the restructuring practice of the Paris office of Jones Day.
Laurent Assaya is an expert in pre-insolvency proceedings (mandat ad hoc and conciliation) and formal insolvency proceedings. Known for his international experience and active in special situations, he is regularly involved in complex restructuring operations in France and abroad. His clients include groups of companies, debtors, creditors and investment funds.
He is a member of ARE (Association pour le Retournement des Entreprises).
- Chambers and Partners Europe 2017 : recognised practitioner in Restructuring/Insolvency