Jérôme Barré

Associé

Jérôme Barré anime l’expertise Patrimoine et Entreprises Familiales de Franklin.

A l’issue d’une carrière de directeur au sein des directions fiscales et juridiques de grands groupes d’assurances et bancaires, Jérôme reprend son métier d’avocat au sein de cabinets internationaux. A ce titre, il accompagne les actionnaires, dirigeants, personnes physiques dans un environnement national et international. Plus particulièrement, il intervient dans les restructurations d’entreprises familiales et de groupes, l’organisation des donations et des successions, la résolution / médiation de successions, l’assistance à contrôle et à contentieux fiscaux. Jérôme est également chargé d’enseignement dans plusieurs Master II de prestigieuses universités parisiennes ainsi qu’à l’ESCP.

CE QUE DISENT LES ANNUAIRES PROFESSIONNELS
  • Best Lawyers 2020 : Jérôme Barré est à l’honneur dans la catégorie Droit fiscal.
  • Who’s Who Legal France 2019 : « Jérôme Barré is an impressive private client practitioner with extensive experience in tax and estate matters. He is particularly noted as being « very good on domestic matters.»
  • Chambers HNW 2019 : band 1 – Franklin has long focused on representing high net worth individuals in tax matters. It is particularly well known for tax investigations and litigation matters, and sources often highlight its senior practitioners for their ability to negotiate effectively with the tax authorities. Franklin also handles non-contentious mandates and is noted for its expertise in trusts matters. One international source says it is a « very highly qualified firm,» adding that « the team are all technically very good,» and stating that « they are probably the go-to private client lawyers in France; if I have a private client issue, I go to them.» Another praises the Franklin team’s « very good interpersonal skills » and reports that « they always put the interests and concerns of the clients first.»
    French interviewees and international sources agree that Jérome Barré is « one of the best lawyers in Paris for taxation.» Barré leads the tax team at Franklin, and has significant expertise in tax litigation, audits and investigations matters, as well as advising clients on non-contentious tax issues. He is also an expert in trusts law, both for French clients with trusts abroad and for international clients who are subject to French taxation, and is well known for his impressive facility for negotiation with the tax authorities. Barré is « known for his contacts, and that’s very important » says one international lawyer, explaining: « We had important negotiations with the tax administration, and we made significant progress due to the fact that Jérome negotiated. If not we would have had been in proceedings for, I don’t know, many years.»
  • Legal 500 2019 : leading individual & Hall of Fame (Private client) Franklin dispose d’une équipe « très professionnelle et compétente » qui « impressionne par sa rapidité d’exécution ». […] Le cabinet est doté d’une expertise haut de gamme dans le domaine de la fiscalité patrimoniale via Jérôme Barré qui est très reconnu dans cette matière.
  • Décideurs 2019 : Jérôme Barré est classé dans la catégorie Conseil aux équipes dirigeantes (pratique réputée).
  • Sommet du Patrimoine et de la Performance 2019 : Jérôme Barré a reçu le Trophée d’or du meilleur avocat en fiscalité patrimoniale.
  • Chambers HNW 2018 : band 1 – Notable practitioners – Jérome Barré « is a leading lawyer in this area » notes a client. « He has an incredible knowledge of tax and is very available, responsive and creative. We are very happy with him ». He regularly handles high-value tax planning for families with personal and business assets in multiple jurisdictions. He is regarded as « straightforward, very business-minded and precise » with one source saying: « He is dedicated to his clients and always at their service ». Another sums up that « he is very good; as the French say – he is épique ».
  • Décideurs 2018 : Jérôme Barré est classé dans les catégories Fiscalité du patrimoine (incontournable), Contentieux fiscal et assistance à redressement (forte notoriété) et Fiscalité du patrimoine – Régularisation et contentieux (incontournable).
  • Legal 500 2018 : leading individual (Private client). – « The firm also has top expertise in patrimonial tax through Jérôme Barré, who is a leading name in his field ».
  • Who’s Who Legal France 2018 : « Jérôme Barré is a first-rate practitioner recognised for his wealth of experience handling family business restructuring and succession planning ».
FORMATION
  • Université Paris V Malakoff : DESS de Fiscalité appliquée
  • Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne : DESS de Droit des affaires et fiscalité
  • Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas : Maîtrise en Droit des affaires