WILLY MATHOT AVOCAT – +33 (0)6 07 87 95 12

Corporate General Counsel in the pharmaceutical industry for 22 years.
30 years international experience in international business law and mergers and acquisitions.

A rare mix of international operational and legal experiences and competencies in:

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of your projects & your growth

Conflict management



  • Christine Guillen Elsalys

    "Last year, I started working with Willy during a due diligence process. I needed to sign an exclusive licence agreement with an academic partner in a very tight time frame.Willy demonstrated great ability to identify and solve the key issues whilst leading calm, constructive and respectful exchanges with our partner. Willy negotiated  smartly and strategically, providing his clear vision of the situation with his recommendations . It was a rich and pleasant experience working with Willy who acted throughout the process as a key partner for our company."

    Christine Guillen CEO Elsalys Biotech France
  • Michel Dahan - Copie

    "Over several years I had the opportunity to work with Willy on a wide range of business development projects, from licensing to divestments and acquisitions. Willy has a strong ability to focus on key risks, and thorough negotiation skills, even in complex settings. In particular, as a lawyer, Willy often demonstrated a problem-solving and business-driven approach which greatly contributed to the success of our deal teams."

    Michel Dahan Biopharmaceuticals Cambridge - USA
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    "Personally, I was very impressed with the professionalism, and attitude of Mr. Willy Mathot. His attention to details and perfectionism, prompt communication and the way of representing our company’s interest during the negotiations, really makes him stand out in the market compared to other service providers."

    Gábor Somlyai PhD Director General HYD Pharma Inc Hungary

Trainings & events

Willy Mathot provides trainings in his area of expertise, either within academics or within private events where he frequently intervenes as a speaker in France and abroad. You are seeking an expert to speak at a conference, an event or provide trainings? Contact Willy Mathot!


Fee agreement & tariffs

A service and fee agreement among an Avocat and client is now mandatory. This service and fee agreement shall determine the field and the conditions of services to be provided by the Avocat and the conditions related to the fees payable by the client and shall reinstate the confidentiality rules and obligations to which the Avocat is bound and (ii) and the client attorney privilege.