Partners Pierre-Louis Cléro and Jacques-Philippe Gunther have been named for the second consecutive year to a list of the Top 40 Lawyers of the CAC 40.
Pierre-Louis Cléro is Regional Chair of Latham & Watkins' Corporate Department in Continental Europe and represents corporate buyers and sellers in complex cross-border strategic transactions.
Mr. Cléro has more than two decades of experience advising clients on:
- Large-cap mergers and acquisitions
- General corporate and commercial law matters
- Publicly listed companies and corporate governance
- Joint ventures
- Venture capital and private equity
- Stock exchange-related transactions
- M&A-related litigation
He draws on a keen business sense and extensive experience navigating strategic negotiations in large, multijurisdictional transactions. Mr. Cléro focuses on prioritizing his clients’ interests by leveraging his understanding of their commercial objectives and internal dynamics.
Mr. Cléro helps clients make decisions within challenging and multicultural transactional environments, guiding them through effective risk analysis and mitigation.
Recognized as a Leading Individual in The Legal 500 EMEA 2022
Mr. Cléro is described as an "excellent legal expert" by clients. Chambers Europe 2022