Olivia Rauch-Ravisé succeeds Xavier Farde, who served in that position for more than five years. A partner in the tax department, Olivia served as Deputy Office Managing Partner from April 2019 until today, acting as a member of the Diversity Leadership Committee and a former Co-Chair of the firm’s Women Enriching Business (WEB) Committee.
Thomas Margenet-Baudry is leading the capital markets practice in France.
“Olivia and Thomas are talented leaders and wonderful partners, and they bring a wealth of experience, excellent judgement, and competitive drive to their respective roles. Accomplished practitioners, Olivia and Thomas will continue to build on the terrific leadership of Xavier, further bolstering our strong and growing practice in Paris. We thank Xavier for his hard work and commitment; he has done a superb job leading the Paris office to new levels of success. We are proud of our accomplishments and look forward to reaching even greater heights in Paris and beyond” said Rich Trobman, Chair and Managing Partner of Latham & Watkins.