Our Lawyers

Mickaël Goupil

22 rue de l'Alma 35000 Rennes
+33 1 83 75 80 00


In 1996, Mickaël Goupil has started his career as an associate lawyer in the capital market and M&A departments in the Paris offices of the American law firm Shearman Sterling (including a secondment in the New-York offices), where he was dealing with IPOs, secondary offerings, private placement, listed companies’ legal follow-up, take-over bids/ public exchange offers/ take-over bids and squeeze-outs, restructuring, management packages.

In 2010, he joined the law firm THEMIS in Rennes and become a partner of such firm in 2013.

In November 2016, Mickaël joined LEXT’s team in Rennes as a partner. He also intervenes in the secondary offices of LEXT based in Vannes, of which he is the founder.

He mainly intervenes in operations of M&A (including legal assistance for start-ups in their legal and fiscal structuration, fundraising, capital investment), and in setting up legal and fiscal strategies for family successions (Dutreil scheme). He also intervenes in corporate law (with a specific expertise in cooperatives), commercial law (business transfers, assignment of commercial leases, commercial leases), contract law.

His English proficiency and his international network of partners has allowed him to assist his international clients.

Areas of practice

  • Corporate law (specific expertise in cooperatives)
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Sale of companies
  • Family successions ("Dutreil scheme")
  • Legal assistance for start-ups in their legal and fiscal structuration
  • Capital investment
  • Fundraising
  • Contract law


  • Law school of the Paris Bar
  • D.E.S.S. (Superior Studies diploma) in law and Economics of the Bank and Financial Markets, University of Caen - double degree in law and finances
  • Masters in business law - University of Caen

Other activities

  • Teacher in Corporate law at the university of Rennes


22 rue de l'Alma 35000 Rennes
+33 1 83 75 80 00
+33 2 99 63 01 63

Spoken Languages

  • French, 
  • English

Réseau social

Our Offices

Le Mans office
2 rue des Gladiateurs - 72000 Le Mans - France
LEXT AVOCATS A.A.R.P.I., registered with the Le Mans Bar.

Paris office
67-69 avenue Victor Hugo - 75116 Paris - France
LEXT A.A.R.P..I., registered with the Paris Bar.

Rennes office
22 rue de l'Alma - 35000 Rennes - France
LEXT ASSOCIES, registered with the Rennes Bar.

Vannes secondary office
PIBS - Place Albert Einstein - 56000 Vannes - France
LEXT ASSOCIES, registered with the Vannes Bar.

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