Insight
2016
EMEA Corporate Liability Handbook
Our 2016 handbook covers 23 jurisdictions and provides answers to a range of issues facing companies today.

Overview

Our Paris office works on some of the most significant transactions in Europe, including advising Dutch real estate investor Wereldhave on its €850-million acquisition of six shopping centers in France, and assisting Bain Capital and foodservice provider Brakes Group with its leveraged buyout of French frozen food distributor Davigel from Nestle. We also advised a syndicate of 35 international banks led by Commerzbank on a €406 million and $458 million two-year, dual tranche facility agreement, the largest ever granted to African Export-Import Bank.

With more than 50 years of experience in the French market, we are the go-to firm for domestic companies, multinationals and financial institutions seeking first-class advice in Tax, M&A and IT & Communications matters. The quality of our work is reflected in the number of leading companies that seek our counsel, as well as the recognition we receive within the legal industry.

We were named "Transfer Pricing Law Firm of the Year," at the Finance Monthly Law Awards in 2015, our IT & Communications practice is ranked Band 1 by Chambers Europe and Legal 500 EMEA, and 24 of our attorneys are listed in the Best Lawyers in France 2015 guide.

Our 170 lawyers cover all areas of French and international law, including Banking & Finance, Competition/Distribution, Employment/Expatriation, Intellectual Property, IT & Communications, Litigation and Arbitration, M&A, Public and Environment Law, Real Estate, and Tax. We work across borders and practice areas to help clients resolve complex local and cross-border challenges and achieve their business objectives.

Offices

Paris

1 rue Paul Baudry
75008 Paris
France
Tel: + 33 1 4417 5300 Fax: + 33 1 4417 4575