Joachim Apra

Joachim Apra

Senior Associate

Joachim advises on a wide range of corporate matters across all sectors, including private and public M&A, joint ventures, group restructurings, management incentive plans and general governance.

 As such, he assists private equity funds, financial institutions, listed and non-listed companies throughout the complex stages of corporate existence. Joachim is qualified in Luxembourg, Paris and California.

He joined the firm in 2018 after several experiences in leading firms in Paris.



Avocat à la Cour, Paris, 2017

Attorney-at-Law, California, 2016


LLM, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA, 2015

Mastère, Droit et Pratique des Affaires, Ecole des Hautes Etudes Appliquées du Droit, France, 2013

Master 1, Droit français/Droit anglo-américain, Université Paris X-Nanterre France, 2012

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.