He had created the tax team of the American firm Quinn Emanuel in Paris in November 2020. Stéphane Chaouat finally decided to continue his activity as a tax lawyer in complete independence by creating a firm to which he gave his name. At his side: Alexandre Groult and Victoire Hériard-Dubreuil. The first becomes a partner. One who exercised asof counsel for more than a year at Quinn Emanuel is a former Weil Gotshal & Manges, structure within which he remained eight years in the team of Stéphane Chaouat. Prior to that, he was an associate at Freshfields. The second also followed the movement between Weil Gotshal & Manges and Quinn Emanuel in 2020. A graduate of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University and Edhec, she co-founded the new store as an associate.
Stéphane Chaouat is the former managing partner by Weil Gotshal & Manges. He succeeded Claude Serra in this position in 2013. In all, he has an experience of more than seventeen years in the Paris office of the American firm. The lawyer is known for his position on complex tax litigation files but also for his know-how in mergers and acquisitions and private equity. Advising wealthy people, he also handles the tax aspect of heritage projects.