General Corporate, Restructuring & Corporate Governance

In addition to mergers & acquisitions, our corporate team offers expertise in a full range of general corporate & restructuring services, leveraging its in-depth experience in the following areas of corporate transactions and governance:

  • Advising on the choice of corporate form and on corporate governance solutions;
  • Capital and quasi-capital transactions and instruments, issuance of all types of debt instruments;
  • Transformation of the corporate form, mergers in-kind and distribution contributions, spin-offs, carve outs, voluntary dissolutions;
  • Structuring and implementing employee or executive incentive mechanisms (issuance of free share plans, share warrants such as French BSA or BSPCE, stock options, etc.);
  • Advising on directors’ and officers’ corporate mandates and management services contracts;
  • Assistance in the definition and implementation of delegations of authority and POAs limiting directors’ liability;
  • Assistance in pre-litigation and litigation of shareholder conflicts (such as deadlocks and disputes regarding minority rights), disputes regarding warranties, etc.