Corporate/M&A (Band 2)
Practice Areas: Practice spans a wide range of major public and private domestic and cross border M&A transactions including stock exchange-related transactions and joint ventures mainly for industrial clients with a particular focus on the media and advertising, telecommunication, air transportation, energy and finance sectors.
Professional Memberships: Member, Paris Bar.
Career: Mr. Laporte was a partner of the Paris Office of Debevoise & Plimpton, which he joined in 2005 from Linklaters’ Paris office, where he became a partner in 1997.
Personal: Postgraduate Diploma in Finance, University of Paris I, 1987; Masters of Business Law, University of Paris XI, 1984;