Raphaël François

Of Counsel

Of Counsel, Raphaël François is a key member of our Wealth Management & Family Office practice.

Raphaël leads work for clients in all areas of wealth management.  He provides high-level legal and tax counsel to French and overseas-based private or family-owned business groups, corporate officers and, in general, high net worth individuals.  Raphaël focuses principally on legal and tax planning strategies to structure estates, professional ventures and real estate projects.  He also assists clients with meeting their tax obligations.  This encompasses income tax, wealth tax, trust tax reporting and more.  He also provides strategic counsel for clients in their dealings with the relevant tax authorities, and with monitoring criminal proceedings.

Education
  • University of Paris XI, in partnership with HEC : Postgraduate degree (DESS) in Business Law
  • University of Paris XI : Master’s degree (Maîtrise) in Business Law option fiscale