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Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions

Important transactions raise challenges which are invariably more efficiently and successfully managed with the support of experienced specialists, especially when it comes to cross-border deals.

We advise on complex cross-border and domestic transactions and matters. Our local lawyers are supported by an international team of over 300 lawyers based in France, the UK, the Middle East and Asia Pacific, leveraging their sector experience to frame their commercial advice.

Our key areas


  • Financing, private equity and venture capital
  • Shareholder and general meetings
  • Capital markets law
  • Company group law
  • Corporate restructuring and reorganisations
  • (including cross-border matters)
  • Advising companies in distress
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Advising directors, management and supervisory
  • boards, including liability issues
  • Employee participation plans
  • Company succession
  • International expansion


  • Purchase and sale of businesses and shareholdings
  • (private as well as listed, national as well as cross-border)
  • Purchase and sale of businesses and shareholdings
  • of companies in difficulty, including purchases from
  • insolvency administrators (distressed M&A)
  • Acquisition financing
  • Post-merger integration
  • Squeeze-out (stock corporation law/takeover rights)
  • Delisting

Key Contacts