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Olivier Savelli started his carreer in 2001 within the law firm Proskauer Rose LLP, where he was appointed International Corporate Counsel in 2010.

After a preparatory class in Lycée Louis-le-Grand in Paris, he was admitted to the EDHEC Business School and also attended the University of Law. After his graduation from the EDHEC and a master in business law, he went to the DJCE / Master 2 of Business Law of the University of Paris II (Assas), directed by Professor Michel Germain.

He became a specialist in business law: corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, contract law, commercial law, as legal advisor and as litigator.

In 2010, he received with the Corporate team of the Proskauer law firm the Trophée du Droit (Law Award) of the best team in mergers-acquisitions in France.

In 2002, he became Secrétaire de la Conférence* of the Paris Bar and develops an expertise in criminal law, including for serious criminal matters and white-collar crimes.

He founded the law firm Alternative Avocats in January 2012.

Since 2010, he has taught mergers and acquisitions in the Master of Science in Tax and Legal Management of the EDHEC Business School.

(*a prestigious title given at the Paris Bar after a contest based on oral arguments)


Inaya Abdellatif started her career in 2009 and worked with several leading international law firms, in Paris and Casablanca, before joining Alternative Avocats in January 2021.

She graduated from a French and Common law degree in Université de Cergy-Pontoise and holds a Master in International Business law from Paris V – René Descartes University.

She specializes in business law: corporate law, merger and acquisitions, contract law, commercial law, as legal advisor and as litigator.

She also worked during six years in Morocco, where she was advising investors in the context of their projects throughout the African continent.

She is fluent in French and English


The firm works with a network of lawyers of high quality in many legal areas in business law and with experience from junior to senior depending on the required level of expertise and nature of the work.

The firm has also built a network of partnerships with firms in Europe and in many countries in the world.

All these law firms are not mere addresses. They include excellent attorneys with whom Me Olivier Savelli has already worked personnally, including lawyers he has himself trained while he was the trainee supervisor at Proskauer Rose LLP.