Practice and Industry Groups

Nicolas Peixoto

Senior Associate Paris

Nicolas Peixoto is a senior associate of the Ogletree Deakins Paris office. He specializes in employment and social security law and his practice has led him to work on all employment law issues including major restructuring operations, termination and restructuration packages, and complex individual and collective employment litigation. He advises French companies and French subsidiaries of international groups on individual and collectives, mainly in respect to redundancy plans.

Prior to joining Ogletree Deakins in 2017, he was an associate at an international law firm since 2014, and also spent four years in a highly-regarded French law firm focusing on employment law.


  • Advising a leading French bank in the implementation of redundancy plans including 1,000 job suppressions and modifications of employment contracts.
  • Advising a leading group in the Petrol industry in the definition of a strategy of reorganization of its French subsidiaries.
  • Leading internal audits aiming at harmonizing the employment contracts and the collective status for pharmaceutical companies.
  • Negotiating with trade unions in the framework of several transfers of ongoing concern (TUPE transfer) in order to anticipate the impact on employment and collective status.
  • Advising an e-commerce company in the implementation of its social plan.
  • Advising an automotive company in the implementation of its social plan.
  • Focusing on highly regarded labor law litigation for an international bank.

Professional Activities and Speeches

Professional Activities:

  • IDS (Labor Law Institute)
  • Association for Labor Law lawyers of the University of Paris II
  • IHEDN (National Defence Institute)


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