Thomas Margenet-Baudry is a partner in the Paris office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm’s Corporate Department. Mr. Margenet-Baudry's practice focuses on capital markets transactions, in particular high-yield debt and equity securities. He has represented issuers and underwriters on a broad range of French, international, and US capital raising transactions, including initial public offerings, high-yield financings, rights issues, and investment grade debt offerings. He also has broad experience with French public M&A and tender offer regulation, and regularly advises clients on French and EU corporate governance and securities regulation matters.
Before joining Latham, Mr. Margenet-Baudry spent eight years with a leading international law firm in its New York and Paris offices, which included a one-year secondment within the legal department in London and Paris.
Mr. Margenet-Baudry is recognized as a Leading Individual by Legal 500 EMEA 2019.
"The highly versatile Thomas Margenet-Baudry is a great adviser."
Legal 500 EMEA 2017
Mr. Margenet-Baudry offers solid expertise in the high-yield sector, and is described by one client as "one of the nicest lawyers I've ever come across."
Chambers Europe 2017
His work in high-yield earns him positive feedback from clients, who call him "energetic and upfront."
Chambers Europe 2016