Fabrice Baumgartner is a partner at Cleary Gottlieb. He has a broad corporate practice for large and mid-size, public and private companies. In addition to his expertise on restructuring and bankruptcy matters, his background and experience with corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and corporate law matters generally, enable him to advise clients involved in complex reorganisations and financial restructurings. He is distinguished by The Legal 500 EMEA for his insolvency work and by Chambers Global and Chambers Europe as a leading equity capital markets lawyer in France. He joined the firm in 1991 and became a partner in 2000. He is based in the Paris office and was resident in the New York office from 1991 to 1992 and the Hong Kong office from 1994 to 1997.