Laurent joined the Baker & McKenzie law firm in 1983 and was named Partner in 1990. He served as Managing Partner of the Paris office. He left the firm in 2010. He is a member of Investment Committees and Boards of Directors. Laurent also sits on several Boards of Directors and Foundation Boards of charitable organisations.
He joined the Halisol Group in 2017 as Director and Partner for the investment and management entities.
Laurent is a graduate of HEC and the Law faculty of the University of Paris X. He also received a degree in public accounting (DECS) and an LLM from Temple Law School in Philadelphia.