Laurent Marville

Laurent Marville

Partner – Paris Bar


  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Restructuring operations and LBO
  • Receivership
  • Financing and loans



  • DEA de Droit international privé – Paris II Panthéon-Assas
  • Langues: French/English/Italian

Laurent features among the lawyers cited every year in the specialist rankings relating to Business Law and Mergers and Acquisitions. His practice is essentially focused on mergers and acquisitions and commercial law, including the law applicable to companies in difficulty.

With an interest in the food and pharmaceutical industries, Laurent has represented the interests of many large companies and trade unions in these sectors in France, working in particular with national and EU authorities. He has represented European companies wishing to enter the American market. Laurent also helps Canadian and American companies wishing to establish themselves in Europe.

Laurent started his career as a cultural attaché in West Africa. Practising as a lawyer since 1989, he started in London in the firm Stephenson & Harwood before joining the firm in 1994.

  • Advising Solea Vacances in its joint-venture with MariettonDeveloppement
  • Advising Eurocycleur in its buy-out by American group Coinstar
  • Advising Comptoir Local in its stragegic partnership with la Ruche qui dit Oui
  • « Reinhart Marville Torre, De Pardieu Brocas Maffei and Franklin on the acquisition of Groupe Express-Roularta by Altice Media Group »
  • « Reinhart Marville Torre supports Industrial Safety Technologies in the acquisition of Oldham »
  • « Algérie – Principaux apports de la loi du 30 décembre 2014 portant loi de finances pour 2015 »
    RMT News, 16 janvier 2015
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  • « Algérie – Règlement 14-04 du 29 septembre 2014 »
    RMT News, décembre 2014
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  • « Statut du sang ombilical: Le sang de cordon n’est plus un déchet opératoire »
    Recueil Dalloz – Loi bioéthique du 7 juillet 2011
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  • « Reinhart Marville Torre se distingue pour la cinquième année consécutive dans Best Lawyers International au travers de huit associés, dont certains classés sans discontinuité depuis 2010. »
  • « Opérations M&A inférieures à 75 M€ – Excellent »
    Décideurs Stratégies, Finances et Droit 2014
  • « Opérations M&A inférieures à 100 millions d’euros – 4* »
    Option Finance 2014
  • « Fusions-acquisitions »
    Legal 500 Paris 2014