Corporate and Commercial

The corporate and commercial group assists companies and entrepreneurs in the following areas:

Corporate Affairs

  • Choice at the most appropriate legal structure, drafting of M&As, keeping of corporate and regulatory documentation, follow-up of formalities relating to corporate regulatory obligations
  • Drafting and negotiation of contracts in relation to corporate acquisitions, restructuring or transformation

Entrepreneurs’ Legal Framework

  • Structuring and legal organization of investments
  • Advice and assistance in equity capital operations (increase or reduction of capital, obligations, participations)

Shareholders’ Legal Framework

  • Drafting of shareholders’ agreements
  • Setting up of profit-sharing schemes

Contractual Law

  • Drafting and follow-up of contractual relationships with the company’s clients, suppliers and other third parties
  • Drafting and follow-up of intra-group agreements

Corporate Asset Protection

  • Assistance in relation to corporate protection, unfair competition and corporate name

Employment and Social Security Law

  • Drafting and follow-up of internal employment policies and contracts
  • Assistance in the avoidance of employment litigation
  • Management of labour aspects of restructuring operations (mergers, acquisitions, sales, outsourcing, etc.)
  • Acquisition and compliance audits
  • Collective negotiations and relations with workers’ associations and trade union organisations
  • Social security and social welfare (pension and insurance funds)
  • International mobility (secondment and expatriation)
  • Application for residence and work permits for foreign nationals

Assistance to Companies in Critical Financial Situations

  • Bankruptcy proceedings, business recovery plans, relationship with creditors and debtors