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Jean Tamalet is a partner in King & Spalding’s Special Matters & Government Investigations practice. Highly experienced with sensitive cases, Jean has assisted major corporations and corporate executives in several large litigation cases over the past decade. He has extensive experience in many areas related to criminal liability of companies and their executives, and regularly assists environmental protection associations.

After running his own firm for seven years, Jean joined Bird & Bird as a partner and co-head of their white-collar crime practice. Sensitized to economic intelligence issues, he advised corporate executives on crisis management, both in France and abroad.

Jean is the author of the "criminal procedure" section of the Practical Guide for Lawyers, and is a lecturer at the Bar School and the Economic Warfare School. He has taught business criminal law at the Pantheon-Sorbonne University and provides training courses.

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Credentials

DES d'économie, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

DEA de droit des affaires, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

Paris

English

French

Ranked ‘Excellent’


Legal 500, 2020

Ranked ‘Excellent’


Decideurs juridiques et financiers

Ranked ‘Best White Collar Crime Lawyer’


Best Lawyers 2021

3rd Place


Palmarès du droit 2020

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Recognition

Ranked ‘Excellent’


Legal 500, 2020

Ranked ‘Excellent’


Decideurs juridiques et financiers

Ranked ‘Best White Collar Crime Lawyer’


Best Lawyers 2021

3rd Place


Palmarès du droit 2020

News

In the News · Source: The Guardian

January 12, 2021
Jean Tamalet counsels former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn

In the News · Source: La Lettre des juristes d'affaires, Law.com International, Décideurs Magazine, Global Investigations Review, Commercial Dispute Resolution and Law360

September 3, 2020
Four-lawyer white collar team led by partner Jean Tamalet joins the Government Matters practice group in Paris

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News

In the News · Source: The Guardian

January 12, 2021
Jean Tamalet counsels former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn

In the News · Source: La Lettre des juristes d'affaires, Law.com International, Décideurs Magazine, Global Investigations Review, Commercial Dispute Resolution and Law360

September 3, 2020
Four-lawyer white collar team led by partner Jean Tamalet joins the Government Matters practice group in Paris

View all

News

In the News · Source: The Guardian

January 12, 2021
Jean Tamalet counsels former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn

In the News · Source: La Lettre des juristes d'affaires, Law.com International, Décideurs Magazine, Global Investigations Review, Commercial Dispute Resolution and Law360

September 3, 2020
Four-lawyer white collar team led by partner Jean Tamalet joins the Government Matters practice group in Paris

View all

Credentials

DES d'économie, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

DEA de droit des affaires, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

Paris

English

French

Ranked ‘Excellent’


Legal 500, 2020

Ranked ‘Excellent’


Decideurs juridiques et financiers

Ranked ‘Best White Collar Crime Lawyer’


Best Lawyers 2021

3rd Place


Palmarès du droit 2020

Icon close

Close

Recognition

Ranked ‘Excellent’


Legal 500, 2020

Ranked ‘Excellent’


Decideurs juridiques et financiers

Ranked ‘Best White Collar Crime Lawyer’


Best Lawyers 2021

3rd Place


Palmarès du droit 2020