Laurent is an expert in pre-insolvency proceedings (mandat ad hoc and conciliation) and formal insolvency proceedings. Known for his international experience and active in special situations, he is regularly involved in complex restructuring operations in France and abroad. His clients include groups of companies, debtors, creditors and investment funds.
Attorney at law since 1995. Partner of Vivien & Associés since 2018. In 1995, Laurent started his career with Gide Loyrette Nouel before joining Fried Frank Harris Shriver Jacobson in 1997. Between 2008 and 2017, he was in charge of the restructuring practice of the Paris office of Jones Day.
A graduate of HEC in business school 1992, Laurent holds a Master I in Business Law and Tax (Paris II-Assas, 1992) and a DESUP (Paris II-Assas, 1995).
He is a member of ARE (Association pour le Retournement des Entreprises).
Besides his native language French, Laurent is proficient in English.