Sonia Bouaffassa

Partner Tax
Kirkland & Ellis LLP


Sonia Bouaffassa is a tax partner in the Paris office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Sonia focuses on French and international tax planning and structuring in the context of cross-border private equity, M&A and restructuring transactions. Sonia also has experience in the tax aspects of corporate reorganisations and debt finance.

Sonia is recognised by The Legal 500 EMEA (2021) as “key support”, with clients describing her as “expert in tax matters” who is able to “take into account other key areas in the context of a transaction”.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • Avocat à la Cour (France)


  • English
  • French


  • University of Nancy IIMaster II, Business Law & Taxation2005