Barbara Laurent

Laurent Barbara

Baker & McKenzie A.A.R.P.I.


Laurent Barbara is a transactional lawyer with significant experience representing multinational corporations in M&A transactions. He graduated at the University of Paris-Panthéon-Sorbonne of Paris France School of Law (DESS, Droit et Economie Bancaires) and was admitted to practice in Paris in 1990.

Practice Focus

Mr. Barbara advises large corporations involved in inbound investments in France, particularly in relation to their mergers and acquisitions, international joint ventures and financing.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Australian Business in Europe - President


  • Paris~France (1990)


  • University of Paris I (Sorbonne) (DESS) (1985)
  • University of Paris II (Assas) (LL.M.) (1984)


  • English
  • French

Previous Offices

  • Sydney