Mergers and acquisitions / Private equity

Our goal: to secure and optimize your strategic operations

The BG2V firm’s Mergers and Acquisitions / Private Equity team, made up of ten lawyers, works with its clients in all their corporate finance operations: acquisitions, disposals, mergers, contributions, fundraising, etc.

The Mergers and Acquisitions / Private Equity team is primarily supported by industrial groups that it advises on their external growth, legal restructuring and governance operations, as well as private equity funds that it assists in their LBO transactions. , private equity, build-up and disposal.

The firm’s lawyers also have expertise in stock market law, in particular on issues related to initial public offerings, public takeover (or exchange) offers and the information obligations of issuers.

The Mergers & Acquisitions / Private Equity department relies on the firm’s teams specializing in tax, employment and real estate law, thus enabling BG2V to cover all the issues of the operations implemented.

Finally, the members of the Mergers & Acquisitions / Private Equity team support the firm’s clients in the context of their litigation in the field of company law, in particular in the pre-litigation and litigation phases of disputes between shareholders.

We dedicate a team of a dozen lawyers specializing in mergers and acquisitions and private equity to support you in the analysis and processing of your corporate finance transactions, with the ultimate goal of the success of your projects and the creation of value.

We put our expertise at the service of a wide variety of clients, ranging from start-ups to multinationals, whether listed or not, in particular for transactions such as acquisitions, disposals, mergers, contributions or fundraising. Thus, for example, we have large industrial groups in our portfolios, investment funds and a number of technology companies.

Our lawyers have a strong economic culture due to their training in major business schools (HEC, ESSEC), in prestigious French and foreign universities and also within renowned companies (IBM, Crédit Lyonnais, Casino Group, etc.). These experiences enrich our expertise. We are also able to assist you also during transactions on the financial markets (IPO, securities issues, etc.).

At BG2V, our practitioners working in synergy, the mergers-acquisitions & private equity department can then seek the assistance of the firm’s lawyers specializing in tax, social, IP / IT or real estate law in order to provide a global response.


in Charge


« BG2V has a team of a dozen lawyers who assists SMEs, French and international companies, investment funds and startups, including several major players in the areas of services, media and sport. M6, CDC, Pleiade Investment, RGreen, Newfund, Innovafonds, NextStage, MD Start, Siparex, IVC Evidensia France, Kharis Capital, O’Tacos and Générale du Solaire are a representative sample. The team is co-managed by Hervé de Kervasdoué, Roland Guény, Stanislas Richoayez, Camille de Verdelhan and Jérôme Albertin. It can be based on a good complementary contentious expertise as regards company law and of conflicts of shareholders. »

—— Legal 500 Paris – Edition 2020