French publications Option Finance and Option Droit & Affaires profile Mr. Payan as France’s leading private equity attorney for 2011.
Paris partner Daniel Payan was named "2011 Private Equity Attorney of the Year" by French publication Option Finance and its legal magazine Option Droit & Affaires. The December editions of the publications include a full-length profile and interview with Mr. Payan. Also, the firm’s Paris office is ranked number 1 for private equity, receiving a five star rating. The article, entitled "Private Equity -- L'avocat de l'année 2011 Daniel Payan, I'aventurier du private equity" profiles Mr. Payan’s distinguished career, including his extensive international experience. Option Droit & Affaires is part of the Option Finance Group.