Philippe Raybaud


Philippe Raybaud
Paris Bar
French, English
Paris Tél : +33 (0)1 53 93 30 00

Philippe Raybaud is a partner involved in Mergers & Acquisitions – Corporate Law.

Philippe Raybaud, partner of the corporate and M&A department, works in all areas of corporate law, in particular mergers & acquisitions, private equity and securities law.

He advises his clients – major international groups and investment funds – in their acquisitions and sales (listed and non-listed companies), joint-ventures, investments (including PIPEs) and cross-border transactions.

Philippe has been acclaimed for his experience in energy projects (wind, photovoltaic, biomass) and infrastructures, and has developed a solid expertise in the IT (software, IoT, cybersecurity) and healthcare sectors, in which he is also very active.

Philippe is a member and officer of the International Bar Association (IBA).


  • Law Trophy 2020: Gold trophy in the category Renewable Energy Law
  • Best Lawyers in France 2020: individually ranked in the categories Corporate law and Mergers & Acquisitions law
  • IFLR1000 2020:
    – recognized in the category M&A
    – individually ranked Highly regarded in the categories M&A and Private equity
  • Legal 500 EMEA 2019: recognized in the category Mergers and acquisitions (Tier 5)
  • Chambers Europe 2019: individually ranked (Band 6) in the category Corporate/M&A
  • Trophées du droit 2020: Silver Trophy in Mergers & Acquisitions Mid to Large-Cap
  • Option Droit & Affaires 2019: recognized in the categories:
    Capital development & LBO < 50 M€ (3 stars)
    – Mergers and Acquisitions < 300 M€ (3 stars)
    – Capital innovation

    – LBO – Advising management teams
  • Décideurs 2019: recognized in the categories:
    – Mergers & acquisitions: Transactions between €75 & €500 million (Excellent 2)
    – Private Equity – Development capital transactions
    – Private Equity – Lower mid & small-cap LBO transactions
    – Africa Desk – Natural resources and renewable energies
    Africa Desk – Corporate / M&A