Richard Sheard is an associate in the Corporate & Securities practice of the Paris office.

Richard focuses on mergers and acquisitions in the context of leveraged buy-out transactions in several industrial and financial sectors. He advises French and foreign private equity funds as well as industrial groups and managers, on their sales and acquisitions, joint ventures and restructuring transactions.

Prior to moving to Paris, Richard trained in the London office of Mayer Brown, joining in 2017 as a trainee and completed international secondments in the Frankfurt (Banking & Finance) and Paris (Corporate & Securities) offices.

Richard is fluent in English and French. 

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • French


BPP University Law School, LPC

University of Cambridge

Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas


  • England and Wales
  • Paris