Lacourte Raquin Tatar
36, rue Beaujon,
Tel: +33 1 58 54 40 00
Fax: +33 1 58 54 40 99
Jean-Jacques Raquin is recognised as one of the most highly qualified advisors in the real estate sector. His expertise covers issues relating to disposals, acquisitions, real estate management, planning, development, financing and commercialisation, both for transactional and litigation matters.
With nearly thirty years of experience, he more generally advises major players in complex and large-scale investment and disinvestment transactions.
Jean-Jacques Raquin joined the firm after spending 20 years as a partner at Gide Loyrette Nouel, where he was managing partner between 1999 and 2003.
Jean-Jacques Raquin is individually ranked in Band 1 within the “Real Estate: France: Construction” category of Chambers Europe, 2012 edition, where he is described as “a leading construction law expert” and “one of the most highly qualified advisors in the real estate sector […] [who] was recently involved in most significant real estate projects in France”.
He is a PLC Which Lawyer (2012 edition) “Recommended individual” in the “Construction” category.
Jean-Jacques Raquin, is described as a “market-leading figure” and is “recommended for his ‘in-depth knowledge of property law’” by The Legal 500 EMEA.
Jean-Jacques Raquin is listed by Décideurs magazine’s guide and directory to Real Estate and Construction (2012 edition) under the “Real estate transactions: Investments“, “Real estate developments” and “Construction” categories.
Jean-Jacques Raquin is also referenced by Who’s Who Legal France 2014 in the «Real Estate» category and described as «top lawyer at Lacourte Raquin Tatar who advises major players in complex and large-scale investment and disinvestment transactions.»
Real Estate Law Practice:
Lacourte Raquin Tatar possesses expertise in all aspects of real estate for both traditional and complex transactions relating to offices, shops, logistics, hotels, residential buildings, health establishments, institutions, investment funds, real estate companies (listed and unlisted) and developers, both in an advisory role and for litigation purposes.
Lacourte Raquin Tatar:
In 1993, Thierry Lacourte, a graduate of ESSEC business school and a former notary, and Jean-Claude Balas, a graduate of the Ecole Nationale des Impôts and former tax inspector, founded Lacourte Balas & Associés. Joined in 2011 by Jean-Jacques Raquin, former managing partner of a major French law firm with some 30 years of experience and in 2013 by Serge Tatar, Nicolas Jüllich and Renaud Rossa, the firm changed its name to Lacourte Raquin Tatar.
The firm has been constantly growing since its creation, through the motivation of its teams and their constant dedication to delivering a high-quality service.
Beyond their legal expertise, the firm’s teams are fully conversant with their clients’ business sectors as a result of their diverse educational backgrounds and previous professional experience. Thoroughness, responsiveness, team solidarity and a dedication to excellence are amongst the firm’s fundamental values. The partners maintain a high level of involvement in all matters entrusted to the firm.
The overriding objective of the firm is to offer its clients a high-quality service that is adapted to their individual needs.
The growth of the firm is a sign of the satisfaction and loyalty of its clients, including institutional clients and major industrial and financial groups.