Bastien Trelcat obtained his Master in Business Law and Corporate Taxation from the Law School of Aix-Marseille University, France in 2002. During his studies, he was ranked among the 10 Best business law students by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in 2001 and won the 1st edition of the Landwell Award (PwC) in 2002.
In 2003, Bastien successfully completed an LLM in International Business Laws in Hong Kong. He then qualified as a French lawyer in Paris in 2004. After that, Bastien gained extensive professional experience in private practice in France and throughout Asia (Hong Kong, Shanghai, Bangkok). Bastien has been based in Asia for over 15 years. His practice areas have included taxation and mergers and acquisition covering structuring and negotiation of joint ventures. He also assisted companies in the tax structuring of their investment in Asia and creation of their distribution networks. He has worked on several cross-border transactions in South East Asia. Bastien manages six of Harvey Law Group’s Asian offices and two offices in Africa.