BEST LAWYERS 2011, awarded by US Best Lawyers jointly with Les Echos.
FRENCH LAW FIRM of the year 2011 (awarded by DealMakers Country Awards)
BEST FRENCH REGIONAL LAW FIRM, Golden award, silver award by Decideurs Strategie Finance Droit.
Founded in 1920, CABINET RATHEAUX has, over the years, taken part in the creation and development of a considerable number of large industrial and foreign groups settling in France. For many years now, the firm has been chosen by international corporations to advise them on their choice of establishment and investment in France and to draw up their international contracts and take care of their litigation. Thanks to our professionals, explanations and negotiations can be provided in French, English, Italian and Spanish.
The companies which have chosen CABINET RATHEAUX come from large retail, industrial chemical, metallurgy, plastics and the pharmaceutical industry, as well as automobile manufacturing suppliers, IT and software services or venture capital companies and stock listed companies. The firm also regularly advises a variety of national and foreign groups including joint ventures.
As a member of the E.E.I.G. CONSULEGIS, a worldwide organization of independent law firms which consists of more than 1800 lawyers, CABINET RATHEAUX benefits from a network of reputable lawyers of long standing in order to help the development of their clients' international relations and provide them with customized legal assistance managed essentially in Europe, North and South America, Asia, Oceania and the Middle East.
Among the top ranking law firms in France, CABINET RATHEAUX is well known for its legal expertise especially when law is a maze.
One partner is specialized in International law and EU law. Several partners are former tax inspectors at the highest level and still have good connection with French tax authorities. We have experts in mergers and acquisition, joint-ventures, contracts, downsizing and labor law, tax, VAT and customs.
We act on behalf of large French corporations and French subsidiaries of overseas companies. Main field of activities of our clients are: chemistry, pharmaceuticals, automotive, plastic, metal work and casting, internet and data processing, venture capital funds.