Lionel Agossou

Lionel Agossou, a partner in the Tax practice, advises companies and their executive directors on all aspects of taxation.




Lionel Agossou regularly supports French and international companies and groups in matters of corporate taxation (company tax, VAT/customs, etc.), transactional taxation (mergers and acquisitions, private equity) and also personal wealth tax, transfers and compensation packages. He also advises clients in establishing branches or subsidiaries in France and internationally, and represents them before the French tax administration and various regulatory authorities.

Lionel Agossou has substantial expertise in a wide range of sectors including aeronautics and aerospace, agribusiness, new technologies, civil engineering, real estate and IT.

Practice Areas


> Lawyer – Partner (Vaughan Avocats, 2013-)

> Lawyer – Partner (Morvilliers Sentenac, 2011 -2012)

> Lawyer – Associate Director (Ernst & Young Société d’Avocats, 2005-2011)

> Lawyer (Fidal, 2003-2005)

> Lawyer (Arthur Andersen International, 1998-2003)

> Master’s Degree in Business Law and Heritage Legislation (1996)

> Master’s Degree in Business Administration (Catholic University of Leuven – Belgium, 1994)

> Master’s Degree in Management Sciences (1994)