Caroline Saint Olive

Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

Caroline Saint Olive

Caroline Saint Olive


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Caroline Saint Olive is a litigation and disputes lawyer based in Paris. She focuses on anti-corruption, advising French and international corporations across a broad range of sectors.

Caroline has extensive experience in relation to business ethics and investigations, including the implementation of global compliance policies; day-to-day assistance to compliance officers; audits and assessment of compliance policies; training sessions; integrity due diligence; and investigations in areas such as corruption, fraud and international sanctions.

In 2013, Caroline trained for a year with the Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Unit of an international insurance company where she was in charge of the analysis of files of politically exposed / sensitive clients, and the drafting of suspicious transaction reports. Subsequently, she trained for six months at a French law firm focusing on white collar crime and criminal law.

Caroline also spent six months training with Transparency International France where she was in charge of processing testimonies from victims or witnesses of corruption and the follow-up on court cases, including the "Biens mal acquis" case which involved the embezzlement of public funds in Gabon, Equatorial Guinea and Republic of Congo.

Following a period of training with the firm, Caroline joined us in October 2017.

She is fluent in French and English.

Professional experience

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  • Avocat au barreau de Paris
  • Co-author, Anti-Corruption Provisions of the Law 'Sapin 2' : What is the immediate impact for companies?, International Review of Compliance and Business Ethics, supplement to the periodical La semaine juridique Entreprise et Affaires, n°13-14, 30 March 2017
  • Co-author, French chapter of the International Comparative Legal Guide to Corporate Investigations 2018, Global Legal Group, 2018 and 2019

Post-graduate degree in Business Law – University of Paris X Nantere

Post-graduate degree in Law and Business Ethics – University of Cergy-Pontoise

Advanced Master in International Business Law and Management – ESSEC Business School

  • English
  • French