Nassim Ghalimi heads the restructuring and insolvency team in Paris.

He intervenes in out-of-court prevention procedures as well as in court-ordered reorganization procedures, both in counseling and litigation, on behalf of debtors, shareholders, creditors, buyers, corporate managers whose liability is sought, or insolvency practitioners. Over the last few years, he has developed a solid and sought-after expertise by intervening on complex and high-profile cases.

Great humanity in the treatment of files, with a high level of technicality; great experience coupled with a lot of finesse.

Legal 500

The team’s experience in international cases also enables it to assist French companies in the frame of European insolvency proceedings as well as foreign companies with interests spread across the European Union, particularly in France.

Nassim has written several press articles on restructuring and insolvency law. He is ranked among the top French lawyers for this practice (Chambers, Legal 500, Décideurs, Best Lawyers, Option Finance / Option Droit et Affaires, Magazine des Affaires).

He was admitted to the Paris Bar in 2005. He holds a Master’s degree in civil law (University of Paris I – Panthéon-Sorbonne) and is a University lecturer in business law at Sciences Po Paris.

Restructuring & Insolvency team : Paul Lafuste, counsel, Mathilde Rousseau, senior associate and Pierre Gille, associate.

Legal 500 

'‘Responsiveness, friendliness, good support in difficult times."
"Unique knowledge of bankruptcy proceedings and of the transfer of assets during judicial liquidations. I do not know of any other law firm that has this level of expertise on that specific point. Availability, seriousness, creativity, dynamism."

Chambers 2023

"Nassim Ghalimi is an impressive hard worker who is always on top of each subject."
"It is very pleasant to work with him and he is always calm, which is appreciated when working on urgent matters. He does not get overwhelmed by the stress of the matter and he is also very technical."
"He is a very shrewd and technical lawyer in restructuring."