Antoine Vivant \ Partner

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With over thirty years of experience in transformations, Antoine advises French and international companies and groups of all professional sectors on strategy and social dialogue.  He helps them address their labor stakes as part of their structural transactions (restructuring, transformations, reorganizations etc.)

In addition, Antoine assists his clients in their corporation transactions (public takeover bids, M&A, concentrations) as well as the implementation of their HR policies (increase of working time, strategic workforce planning/management of jobs and careers, mobility, training) and compensation (employee savings and employee share ownership, status of top managers).

Antoine assists his clients with their complex collective litigations and their criminal litigations.

Antoine leads the “seamless labor law department” of the firm, which offers to deal with our clients’ requirements on a comprehensive basis thanks to a pluri-disciplinary team of specialists of changes (HR, strategy, crisis management, communication, compensation, organization etc.).

He is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA) and the European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA).

Before co-founding VIVANT CHISS, Antoine was a partner at the firm Barthélémy, he created the employment law department of Eversheds Sutherland in Paris, and co-founded the firm CVML where he headed the labor law department until 2015.

Antoine is ranked as “grand avocat du marché“ (a great lawyer of the market) by Legal 500 and is ranked as an individual by Chambers and Partners