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De Pardieu Brocas Maffei

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Adept at handling a broad range of matters in the corporate sphere including takeover, sales, restructurings and tender offers. Wide-ranging knowledge of the banking, energy and technology industries, with market-renowned expertise in real estate deals. Often collaborates closely with the firm's tax and finance department.

Strengths

Clients highlight the "reactivity and availability of the partners."

Work highlights

Assisted Asteelflash with its USD450 million acquisition by Universal Scientific Industrial.

Notable practitioners

Patrick Jaïs is an experienced practitioner who handles sales, acquisition and corporate restructurings. He acts for corporates and investment funds.

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Overview

The Firm's M&A team includes 10 partners, 4 counsels and 29 associates and 1 honorary lawyer and is the most important practice area of De Pardieu Brocas Maffei.

The M&A team is multidisciplinary and covers all corporate activities:

  • M&A (sales, acquisitions)
  • Complex corporate transactions
  • Joint-ventures, mergers
  • Stock-exchange transactions
  • Violations of securities laws and regulations
  • Disposals, purchases of minority stakes,  partnerships and reorganizations, involving listed and non-listed companies
  • Private Equity
  • Distressed M&A
The M&A team assists French and international clients during all phases of their transactions. It works closely with other practice areas of the firm, such as the Real estate and the Financing teams on large deals and also draws the resources of our Competition, Tax, Employment, Restructuring & Insolvency and Dispute Resolution lawyers.
The team has an in-depth experience and expertise in relation to investment especially in Financial and Insurance Institutions group and Real estate sectors for institutional clients that we have been advising for many years.

The firm advises all parties involved in M&A transactions, both as regards listed and non-listed companies: purchaser, seller, financial adviser, lender, managers and corporate bodies (boards and committees) of the companies concerned.

Our major clients fall within the following industrial sectors: banking, insurance, real estate, agri-business, industry, energy, infrastructure, healthcare, TMT,...

Members

Balland, Grégoire

Bréart de Boisanger, Thomas

Chanas, Cédric

Favre, Nicolas

Forin, Thomas

Jaïs, Patrick

Keller, Frédéric

Masson, Magali

Touttée, Guillaume

Clients

Agrial

Altarea Cogedim

Altice Media group

Axa

Axereal

Batipart

BPCM

Carrefour

CDC

Chargeurs

CM-CIC

CNP Assurances

Covivio

Crédit Agricole Assurances

Dalkia

Emerige

Greenyellow

Groupe Looping

Groupe Louis Delhaize

Groupe Soufflet

Invivo

La Banque Postale

MBWS

Natixis

Orano

Scor

UI Gestion

Veolia

Industries

Agribusiness

Banks

Energy

Fashion Clothing & Textiles

Financial services

Healthcare

Industry

Insurance

Investment funds

Leisure

Media & Communication

Real estate

Retail

TMT

Corporate/M&A Department

De Pardieu Brocas Maffei

firm
Department location

57 Avenue d'Iéna

CS 11610

Cedex 16

Paris

Paris

France

F-75773

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Corporate/M&A


Patrick Jaïs
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