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Gaëtan Berger-Picq

Gaëtan Berger-Picq


CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats
2 rue Ancelle
92522 Neuilly-sur-Seine
Languages French, English

Gaëtan Berger-Picq joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1997 and became a partner in 2008.

Gaëtan specializes in VAT planning and consultancy, particularly in real-estate VAT.

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Key partner: Also recommended are: ... Gaëtan Berger-Picq "excels in VAT matters pertaining to real estate deals"

Legal 500 EMEA 2016

Key partner: Gaëtan Berger-Picq qui "excelle sur le traitement des sujets de TVA et dans le domaine de la fiscalité immobilière"

Legal 500 Paris 2016

Gaëtan Berger Picq has been busy with major VAT matters recently. Key partner.

Legal 500 EMEA France - 2013

Relevant experience

  • Lecturer at the University of Paris I - Panthéon-Sorbonne
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  • Master's degree in Corporate Law and Taxation (DJCE-DESS)
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  • Member of the IACF (Institute of Tax Lawyers)
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  • Immobilier de l’Entreprise, tax part contribution (VAT) – Economica, Collection L’immobilier en perspectives (novembre 2013)
  • LBO/Capital transmission, Dossiers Pratiques collection, co-author - Editions Francis Lefebvre (2° édition 2013)
  • Guide LBO, Dossiers Pratiques collection, co-author - Editions Francis Lefebvre (2012)
  • La TVA immobilière après la réforme, co-author - Editions Francis Lefebvre (2010)
  • Author of many articles Speaker at conferences and seminars covering various aspects of VAT
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