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Nicolas Vivien

Member of the Paris Bar

Founder of the firm in 1999, Nicolas Vivien previously practiced in the Corporate and International Business departments of Debevoise & Plimpton (Paris and New York) and Stibbe Simont Monahan Duhot (Paris), where he was made a partner in 1996.

Nicolas practice is focused on transactional work. He has broad experience in mergers and acquisitions, disposals, joint-ventures and in commercial contracts. He assists international industrial & service groups in a variety of sectors ranging from energy to communications, mining/natural resources, luxury goods and fashion, to television, specialized retail, transportation and B-to-B services.

In addition, he is a member of several advisory boards of not-for-profit organizations.


  • Legal 500 EMEA 2018 : recommended firm in M&A
  • Leaders League’s 2017 : recommended firm in the category Deals <75M€