Restructuring and insolvency

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Restructuring and insolvency

BG2V has recognized expertise in the issues related to restructuring and insolvency.  We regularly assist the firm’s clients in acquiring companies facing financial difficulties either preventively or in court.

BG2V’s team mainly works on:

  • preventing financial difficulties (ad hoc mandate and conciliation)
  • handling companies’ financial difficulties in court (counsel to companies in rescue, bankruptcy or liquidation proceedings)
  • assisting investors and buyers in acquiring distressed companies
  • top executives’ liability

In close cooperation with BG2V’s tax and labor teams, we offer an overall, multidisciplinary approach in restructuring and insolvency matters.

Some of our recent work includes:

  • Counsel to a North-American manufacturer for purchasing an eco-designed women’s fashion trademark and its chain of stores and franchises
  • Counsel to a leading actor in the car body industry for acquiring several car body shops in France
  • Counsel to a European manufacturer for purchasing assets in the aluminum transformation sector
  • Counsel to a restaurant company in preparing its bankruptcy plan
  • Counsel to an actor in the real estate field in an ad hoc mandate proceeding
  • Counsel to executives in a sanctions proceeding

Latest News

BG2V advises O’Tacos, the French tacos leader for an investment by the fund Kharis Capital

June 2018. BG2V assisted O’Tacos, a fast food restaurant chain, the leader of French tacos, for the investment by the Belgian investment fund Kharis Capital, specialized in the restaurant sector, and notably known for holding the Burger King master franchise in Italy, Poland, Belgium and Luxembourg, and the around one hundred Quick restaurants located in Belgium and Luxembourg.

BG2V advises O'Tacos, the French tacos leader

BG2V advises Crédit Agricole Assurances and Scaprim for the marketing of the Grand-Hôtel Dieu (Lyon)

May 2018. BG2V (Quentin Leroux, partner, and Woody Guirand, associate) assisted Crédit Agricole Assurances (owner) and Scaprim Asset Management (asset manager) within the framework of the marketing operation of the new Grand Hôtel-Dieu of Lyon, located on the Peninsula of Lyon.

BG2V advises Crédit Agricole Assurances and Scaprim for the marketing of the Grand-Hôtel Dieu (Lyon)

BG2V is a partner of the Volley Section of the Paris Bar

May 2018. BG2V is a partner of the Volley Section of the Paris Bar (Marion Maurice, associate, is a member of the team) #sectionvolley #barreaudeparis #spab #spabitos #directionlabaule To learn more about the Volley section: http://www.avocatparis.org/section-volley-1

Section Volley du Barreau de Paris

BG2V advises Limflow to raise € 27M in capital

April 2018. BG2V (Hervé de Kervasdoué, partner, and Jérôme Albertin, senior associate) assisted Limflow, an innovative medical device company involved in transforming treatment options for critical ischemia of the lower limbs (CILL) to raise €27 million in capital.

BG2V advises Limflow to raise € 27M in capital

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; Employment; Mergers & acquisitions; Real estate; Tax

EMEA Leading firm 2018


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