Chloé Joachim-de Larivière is a counsel within Gide's Mergers & Acquisitions / Corporate practice group in Casablanca, specialising in mergers & acquisitions, private equity and corporate law in the North Africa region.
Her expertise covers acquisitions and mergers of public and private companies as well as major restructuring transactions in the following sectors: Retail (Carrefour, Label’ Vie), Consumer Goods (Mondelez, Cosumar, Decathlon), Health and Pharmaceuticals (NovoNordisk, Bayer, Pfizer, Fresenius Medical Care), Hospitality (Groupe Palmeraie), Automotive (Volvo, Renault, Honda), Energy (Engie, Veolia).
Chloé Joachim-de Larivière started her qualified legal career in 2011 at Clifford Chance, in the Corporate and M&A team in Paris before joining the team of four lawyers opening their Casablanca office in 2012. At this period, she was also seconded as General Legal Counsel of Mondelez International (in charge of the North Africa Region) in Casablanca during six months. She joined Gide Casablanca in 2015.
Chloé Joachim-de-Larivière holds a postgraduate degree in Corporate and Tax Law (Magistère - DJCE) and a Master in business law from Paris II University. She speaks French and English.
« Simon Auquier and counsel Chloé Joachim De Larivière are ‘extremely knowledgeable lawyers and outstanding negotiators with great comprehension of local environment‘. »
Legal 500 EMEA 2022 - Commercial, Corporate & M&A
« Chloé Joachim de Larivière advises on a range of M&A and private equity transactions and operates from Casablanca. Her expertise cuts across sectors including energy, retail and hospitality. "She is a very talented corporate lawyer." »
Chambers Global 2022 - Corporate / Commercial
« Partner Simon Auquier and counsel Chloé Joachim de Larivière are the principal contacts. They recently assisted US company Spirit AeroSystems with the acquisition of Bombardier Aerospace North Africa.»
Legal 500 EMEA 2021
« Counsel Chloé Joachim de Larivière advises on a range of M&A and private equity transactions. Her expertise cuts across sectors including energy, retail and hospitality. Clients praise her "strong business acumen." »
Chambers Global 2021
« During the last 15 years, Gide Cuatrecasas Casablanca has established itself as a key player in the M&A market. It assists local and foreign clients with major M&A transactions in Morocco and sub-Saharan Africa. Simon Auquier and star senior associate Chloé Joachim de Larivière advised Wendel on the $155m sale of its holding in Saham Group. »
Legal 500 EMEA 2019