Franck Le Mentec is the head of the firm’s French Tax practice and a partner in the Paris office. His practice focuses on cross-border taxation, both for multinational enterprises and private clients. He has substantial experience in inbound and outbound transactions and represents his tax controversy clients in front of the French tax administration and the French Courts. He also advises on mergers and acquisitions, transfer pricing, real estate taxation, and corporate tax matters. He counsels his private clients in their investments into and out of France, plans their immigration or expatriation from France, and advises them on all aspects of their asset management, including international family tax planning.
Franck often speaks at international conferences, including the International Fiscal Association and Confédération Fiscale Européenne. His practice has been recognized in the “highly notorious” category of the Décideurs Tax Guide 2015 as well as in Legal 500.
Prior to joining the firm, Franck was a tax partner at Cotty Vivant Marchisio and Lauzeral. Previously, he practiced in the London and Paris offices of PricewaterhouseCoopers. He received his Master’s Degree in Business and Tax Law from the University of Lyon III, and currently teaches international taxation at the University of Paris I – Sorbonne.
University of Lyon III (D.E.S.S., Business and Tax Law / D.J.C.E., Diplôme de Juriste Conseil d’enterprise, 2002).
Activities and Affiliations
Vice President, French Board of the International Fiscal Association
Member, Advisory Board of IBFD