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Jean-Christophe Sauzey


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

Jean-Christophe joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1987 and became a partner in 1999. With an expertise in national and international taxation, he focuses mainly on the following areas: taxation of international groups and transfer pricing, providing support for tax inspections and representing international groups, asset taxation and the taxation of research & innovation.

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Legal 500 EMEA 2019

Relevant experience

  • Lecturer at the University of Paris II - Panthéon-Assas
  • Head of the CMS network’s international taxation team (2006-2010)
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  • Post-graduate degree (DEA) in Corporate Law and Taxation, University of Paris II - Panthéon-Assas (1985)
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  • Member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA)
  • Member of the MEDEF’s Research and Innovation Committee
  • Member of the International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Member of the  the French Institute of Tax Counsel Attorneys (IACF)
  • Member of thethe French Association of Corporate Legal Advisors (ACE)
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