Pierre-Emmanuel Scherrer


Tax Law
Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions

« The road is long but the scenery is breath-taking.  »

« The road is long but the scenery is breath-taking.  »

Pierre-Emmanuel Scherrer joined the Lyon office in 2017 to help develop the firm’s tax offerings with regards to transactions, international taxation and long-term financing transactions.

He has developed special expertise in the fields of: securities transactions, asset deals, external growth, monetisation of property assets, mergers, growth capital, issuance of composite securities, group restructurings and transfer pricing, intra-group flows optimisation, holding regimes, taxation of intangible assets, and taxation of fixed assets.

He also assists clients with facing tax audits or involved in tax disputes.

Pierre-Emmanuel began his career as a tax lawyer in 1998 with Veil Jourde in Paris, joining the U.S. firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher in 2006. He went on to joined Fidal in 2009, where he practised until 2017.

Did you know ?

  • Pierre-Emmanuel has been named Lawyer of the Year 2020 by Best Lawyer magazine in the “Tax Law” category. He enjoys working with his clients as a prime contractor, orchestrating responses that are best suited to their needs in all areas of law.
  • From the local start-up to the CAC 40-listed company, Pierre-Emmanuel’s clientele is eclectic and varied, with SMEs / ISEs at its core.
  • Pierre-Emmanuel is the author of numerous articles on subjects as varied as the abuse of management practices, the deductibility of the financial charge expenses, audits, etc.


  • HEC Paris business school (1998)
  • Master’s degree (DESS) in International Taxation, University of Paris II Panthéon Assas (1998)


  • French
  • English
  • Spanish