Pierre-Jean Douvier specialises in international law. He co-manages the International team. His four main areas of expertise are:
- advice to private clients (family office, legal, regulatory, immigration law, tax issues, asset protection, restructuring of wealth, wealth transfer techniques and trusts/foundations with respect to civil law, succession, international tax litigation and tax audits, etc).
- property law (from both the legal and tax perspectives): purchase, restructuring/investment, management – mainly for families.
- Monaco: corporate, regulatory and tax law.
- transfer pricing/permanent establishment/effective management of entities.
For 8 years, he was the only expert in European and international law registered with the French courts.
Pierre-Jean Douvier joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1986. He is based in Monaco, where he is an international taxation adviser."