Johann Jabes

Managing Associate


Paris Tech Studio

Johann Jabes is a lawyer in the Tech Companies Group of the Paris office

Johann advises startups and tech companies as well as VC funds in their fundraising, external growth operations and exits.

Throughout the development of startups, Johann assists management teams in setting up employee incentive plans and providing practical advice in relation to corporate governance.

As a dual-qualified lawyer admitted to the Paris and New-York bars, Johann assists companies in their cross-border operations and in their establishment in the United States.

Prior to joining Orrick, Johann was an associate at Davis Polk & Wardwell in Paris.

  • Companies and founders

    • Agnostic: Seed
    • Amo: Seed
    • Blobr: Seed
    • Dust: Seed
    • Heap, Inc.: Acquisition by Contentsquare
    • Mistral AI: Seed, Series A
    • Nabla: Series B
    • Regate: Series A
    • Semper: Acquisition by Crowdcube
    • Shipfix: Acquisition by Veson Nautical


    • 1kx: fxhash
    • Cathay Innovation: Beem Energy, Bioptimus
    • Highland Europe: Le Collectionist
    • Orlen VC: Shippeo
    • Play Ventures: Omada
    • Sequoia Capital: Pennylane
    • Upfront Ventures: Ynsect