Litigation

The firm assists and represents its clients before all national and arbitral courts, at all stages of proceedings (lower and appeals courts), including in the pre-trial phase.

BG2V’s litigation team has approximately 10 lawyers.

The firm’s lawyers assist French and international companies of all sizes, as well as their top executives, in all fields of business litigation:

  • Company law (contentious governance, shareholders’ litigation, abuse of a majority/minority, executives’ liability, etc.)
  • Acquisition litigation (liabilities warranty, price complements, termination of negotiations, cancellation of sales due to lack of consent, etc.)
  • Contracts law (contractual breaches, termination of established commercial relationships, contractual liability, etc.)
  • Intellectual property (infringement, proceedings to confiscate works infringing copyright, opposition to trademark registration, IT forensics, etc.)
  • Distribution and competition (sudden termination of established commercial relationships and other practices restricting competition, anti-competitive practices, unfair competition, free-riding, DGCCRF prosecution, etc.)
  • Experts’ investigations (financial, industrial, telecom, IT, etc.)
  • Protective measures and court-ordered enforcement.

BG2V also assists its clients with defining their defense strategies, and, when appropriate, assists them with the practical aspects of alternative means of dispute resolution and with negotiating and implementing settlement agreements.

"BG2V represents several French and international groups. "
Guide Legal 500, Edition 2016

Latest News

BG2V has been recommended by the Legal 500 EMEA

April 2018. BG2V has been recommended in the latest edition of the Legal 500 EMA in the following 6 practice areas: Dispute resolution - Commercial litigation; Dispute resolution - White-collar crime; Emplyment; Mergers & acquisitions; Real estate; Tax

EMEA Leading firm 2018

BG2V is ranked in Private Equity ranking by Option Droit et Affaires (Option Finance Group)

February 2018. BG2V is ranked in Private Equity ranking by Option Droit et Affaires (Option Finance Group): - 2 * in capital developmentand LBOs (of less than € 50 million): (Roland Guény, Herve de Kervasdoué, Stanislas Richoillez and Camille de Verdelhan, partners) - 2 * in capital innovation: (Roland Guény, Herve de Kervasdoué, Stanislas Richoillez and Camille de Verdelhan, partners). To learn more: http://www.optionfinance.fr/droit-affaires/classements.html

ODA Private equitiy

BG2V will be present during the MIPIM 2018

February 2018. Rendez-vous for the MIPIM ! BG2V will be present again this yeat during the MIPIM wich will take place in Cannes from March 13th to 16th. Come and meet Quentin Leroux, Jean-Marc Valot, Stanislas Richoillez and Jean-Sébastien Dumont, partners, on the yacht "Super Toy (Quai Albert Edouard).

Mipim invitation

BG2V intervenes in the operation linked to creation of a new-generation logistics platform

February 2018. BG2V, with Quentin Leroux, partner, and Woody Guirand, associate, advised Vailog (subsidiary of Segro) for the drafting and negotiation of an off-plan lease for a 2-story logistics warehouse located at the Gennevilliers port.  IKEA will lease this 50,000 m2 new-generation platform to supply Paris and the western Paris region (Ile-de-France). To learn more: goo.gl/wDVTAQ

Immeuble logistique port de Gennevilliers

BG2V is working on the Grand-Hôtel Dieu transaction in Lyon

February 2018. BG2V (Quentin Leroux, Partner, and Woody Guirand, Associate) is working on the Grand Hôtel-Dieu transaction in Lyon along with Crédit Agricole Assurances (owner) and SCAPRIM (asset manager), for the drafting and negotiation of the leases involving the entire surface area of offices and businesses (around 50 lots). After extensive restructuring works began in 2015, this  building, with a total surface area of 42,000 m2, will open to the public in the spring of 2018.


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