Gabriel Flandin is a national partner in the corporate and financial services department of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in Paris. Mr Flandin focuses on mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, restructuring as well as joint venture structuring and unbundling. Mr Flandin is fluent in French and English.
Prior to joining Willkie in 2012, Mr Flandin was counsel at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (primarily based in Paris, he spent almost one year in the New York office of the firm, working notably as in-house lawyer for Deutsch Group). He has also worked as a corporate and tax law lecturer at the University of Montpellier, where he still gives lectures from time to time.
Mr Flandin graduated from the Bordeaux Business School and studied law at the University of Montpellier, where he obtained a five-year Business Law degree (Magistère-DJCE). Mr Flandin was also laureate of the EY Law Trophy in 2004 (Best Tax Lawyer).