Übersicht

Admitted to the Paris Bar, Jean-Philippe serves on Mayer Brown's Management Committee and is the Partner-in-Charge of the Paris office.

He has considerable experience in leveraged finance and real estate. His practice includes advising financial institutions and corporate groups in connection with acquisition finance and debt restructuring. His knowledge of the real estate industry focuses on the purchase and disposal of large hotel and office portfolios and leveraged and management buy-outs. Jean-Philippe regularly advises investment funds and arrangers in relation to the financing of large domestic and cross-border leveraged acquisitions.

Jean-Philippe joined Mayer Brown in 2001 when his firm, Lambert & Lee, merged with Mayer Brown. Before forming Lambert & Lee in 1996, he had worked for three major international law firms.

In addition to his native French, Jean-Philippe is fluent in English and Spanish.

Sprachkenntnisse

  • Französisch
  • Englisch
  • Spanisch

Erfahrung

His experience in connection with recent transactions in 2014 includes:

  • Advising Elis in the context of its €1.9 billion debt restructuring.
  • Representing the Sloane Capital group in connection with the debt restructuring of its subsidiary, 9 Place Vendôme.
  • Representing the investment company "La Maison" in connection with its formation and capital/debt raising.
  • Advising the Ludendo group with respect to its €230 million debt restructuring.

Ausbildung

Université Paris V René Descartes, Diplôme d'Etudes Supérieures Spécialisées

Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas, Maîtrise

Zulassung

  • Paris

Continually recommended by the legal directories as a Leading Individual :

2019

  • “Assists banks, private equity funds and corporate clients with multi-jurisdictional acquisition and real estate finance operations. Jean-Philippe Lambert is a key contact for the firm." Chambers Global (2019)
  • The 2019 edition of IFLR 1000, a guide to the world's leading financial law firms profession recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as “Highly regarded" in banking and finance, private equity and M&A practices.
  • The 2019 edition of Best Lawyers, a peer review guide to the legal profession recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as one of the leading banking law, real estate law and finance law practitioners in the world since 2010.
  • The 2019 edition of Décideurs magazine issue, a French media and rating agency for top executives, recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as having a “strong reputation” in the litigation practice.

2018

  • The 2018 Décideurs magazine issue, a French media and rating agency for top executives recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as “excellent” in banking and finance, and acquisition financing practices.
  • The 2018 edition of Best Lawyers, a peer review guide to the legal profession recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as one of the leading banking law, real estate law and finance law practitioners in the world since 2010.
  • The 2018 edition of IFLR 1000, a guide to the world's leading financial law firms profession has recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as a "Highly Regarded Lawyer" in the world. IFLR 1000 (2018).
  • “Jean-Philippe Lambert has a wealth of expertise in the practice area, from acquisition finance to debt refinancing.” Chambers Global (2018).

2017

  • The 2017 edition of IFLR 1000, a guide to the world's leading financial law firms profession recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as the “leading lawyer” in banking and finance, private equity and M&A practices.
  • The 2017 Décideurs magazine issue, a French media and rating agency for top executives recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as “excellent” in banking and finance practice.
  • The new edition of Best Lawyers, a peer review guide to the legal profession has recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as one of the leading Banking & Finance and Real Estate Law practitioners in the world since 2010. (2017).
  • Managing partner and practice head Jean-Philippe Lambert is a real estate finance specialist, with additional experience in local and international acquisition finance matters. A client says: "I really appreciate him professionally because he's direct, he's serious and he knows his cases perfectly." Chambers Global (2017)

2016

  • The new edition of Best Lawyers, a peer review guide to the legal profession has recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as one of the leading Banking & Finance and Real Estate practitioners in the world since 2010. (2016)
  • "Managing partner of Mayer Brown in Paris, Jean-Philippe Lambert focuses on leveraged and real estate finance. His clients include investment banks and investment funds." Chambers Global/Chambers Europe (2016).
  • The new edition of IFLR 1000, a guide to the world's leading financial law firms profession has recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as one of the "Leading Lawyers" in the world. (2016)
  • The new edition of Décideurs, a french media and rating agency for top executives has recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as "excellent" in Banking & Finance. (2016)

2015

  • The new edition of Best Lawyers, a peer review guide to the legal profession has recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as one of the leading Banking & Finance and Real Estate practitioners in the world since 2010. (2015)
  • "Managing partner Jean-Philippe Lambert specialises in real estate finance and environmental law. He deals with transactional and regulatory matters and is also a strong litigator." Chambers Global/Chambers Europe (2015)
  • The new edition of IFLR 1000, a guide to the world's leading financial law firms profession has recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as one of the "Leading Lawyers" in the world. (2015)

2014

  • The new edition of Best Lawyers, a peer review guide to the legal profession has recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as one of the leading Banking & Finance and Real Estate practitioners in the world since 2010. (2014)
  • "Jean-Philippe Lambert specialises in real estate finance. He is the managing partner of Mayer Brown's Paris office and a member of the firm's worldwide management committee." Chambers Gobal/Chambers Europe (2014)
  • The new edition of IFLR 1000, a guide to the world's leading financial law firms profession has recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as one of the "Leading Lawyers" in the world. (2014)
  • "Jean-Pierre Lee dirige l’activité contentieuse de Mayer Brown dans laquelle interviennent également Jean-Philippe Lambert et Nathalie Morel. Le cabinet traite des contentieux commerciaux, de haut de bilan ou en lien avec les procédures collectives." Legal 500 Paris (2014)

2013

  • The new edition of Best Lawyers, a peer review guide to the legal profession has recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as one of the leading Banking & Finance and Real Estate practitioners in the world since 2010. (2013)
  • Jean-Philippe Lambert is the Paris office's managing partner. He is strong in real estate finance, and clients benefit from his expertise in environment regulatory law. Chambers Global (2013)
  • The new edition of IFLR 1000, a guide to the world's leading financial law firms profession has recognized Jean-Philippe Lambert as one of the "Leading Lawyers" in the world. (2013)