BG2V’s Mergers & acquisitions / Private equity team, with ten lawyers, advises its clients on all of their corporate financial transactions: acquisitions, sales, mergers, contributions, fund-raising, etc.
In particular, BG2V’s Mergers & acquisitions / Private equity team clients are industrial groups it advises on their external-growth and legal restructuring transactions and governance and private equity funds it assists for LBO, venture-capital, build-up and sales transactions.
The firm’s lawyers also have extensive experience in stock exchange law and notably in issues related to initial public offerings, takeover bids (or public exchange offers) and issuers’ disclosure obligations.
The Mergers & acquisitions / Private equity Department relies on the firm’s specialized teams, including the tax, employment and real estate law teams, enabling BG2V to cover all issues involved in transactions carried out.
Lastly, the members of the Mergers & acquisitions / Private equity team assist the firm’s clients in their litigation in the company law field, and notably in the pre-litigation and litigation phases of disputes between shareholders and liabilities warranty disputes.
"BG2V’s team of six lawyers in M&A “is very responsive and effective faced with complicated legal structuring”. “Immediately available and with very fast performance”, the M&A team provides “perfectly executed work” that shows “a great ability to integrate the technical and financial stakes”. The firm is involved in performing mid-size transactions and has the know-how to handle transactions involving listed companies. "Legal 500 Paris, 2016 Ed.
July 2017. BG2V (Hervé de Kervasdoué, partner, and Jérôme Albertin, associate) advised M6 for its purchase of Fidélité Films, a French film production company.
May 2017. The law of 12/09/2016 on transparency, anti-corruption and modernization of economic life, known as Law "Sapin II", introduced a system for the protection of alert launchers, making it compulsory for companies with more than 50 employees, municipalities of more than 10,000 inhabitants and public administrations, the implementation of a procedure for the collection of reports.
May 2017. The latest edition of the Legal 500 EMEA has just been published and has once again recommended BG2V for its expertise in white-collar crime, M&A, employment law, real estate and tax law. BG2V co-founding Partner Karim Beylouni has also been recognised as a “Next generation lawyer” in white-collar crime.
April 2017. The latest edition of the Legal 500 EMEA has just been published and has once again recommended BG2V for its expertise in criminal law, mergers and acquisitions, employment law, real estate and tax law.
2017. BG2V is a partner of the Lysias Conference, the largest eloquence competition in Fance since 1992. Julien Vernet, BG2V's Partner, will be a member of the jury during the 1/2 final of the contest which will take place on April 14, in the Library of the Paris Bar Association.