Our law firm has recognized expertise, in both Lyon and Paris, in private equity transactions, M&A and in corporate law issues (restructuring, governance, creation of JVs).Contact us
Recognised expertise at the service of your project
FIDUCIAL Legal by Lamy is regularly mentioned as one of the best law firms in France in this field.
In March 2017, Private Equity Magazine ranked the firm in the Top 10 best venture consulting Firms and in the Top 20 best LBO operations Firms (LBO, CAPDEV).
The firm is also included in Décideurs magazine’s 2018 ranking of the best law firms in private equity transactions – venture and growth capital transactions (category “Forte notoriété”) and in M&A (75 m€) (category “Pratique Réputée”).
In February 2019, Option Droit et Affaires magazine again ranked the Firm’s innovation capital and growth capital/LBO teams among the best French firms. In particular, FIDUCIAL Legal by Lamy appears to be the only law firm of regional origin ranked “3 stars” in the ranking of law firms specialising in innovation capital.
Our expertise in Corporate law, Private equity and Mergers & acquisitions
Corporate law and legal follow-up
- Legal follow-up of groups and companies,
- Incorporation of all types of companies and start-ups,
- Legal and tax optimisation of the choice of the structure and its managers and partners,
- Capital transactions (changes in capital, issues of securities, mergers, demergers, partial contributions of assets, etc.),
- Foreign direct investment in France and assistance in setting up abroad,
- Amicable and collective procedures (ad hoc mandate, conciliation, pre-pack assignment).
- Transfer of business and of business branch,
- Transfer of lease rights,
- Family transfer.
Transfers and acquisitions
- Acquisition audits,
- Vendor’s due diligence (“VDD”),
- Data room management,
- Confidentiality and exclusivity agreements (“NDA”),
- Letter of intent,
- Share Purchase Agreements (“SPA”),
- Guarantee of assets and liabilities.
LBO, growth and venture capital
- Fund raising (love money, seed money, series A, B, C, …),
- LBO (majority and minority),
- Growth capital transactions,
- Negotiation of management packages,
- Issuance of securities (BSA, BSPCE, OC, ratchets…),Negotiation of protocols and partnership agreements.
Stock exchange transactions
Litigation and liability of directors and shareholders and disputes between shareholders or arising from capital transactions
- Right to information
- Abuse of majority
- Abuse of minority or of equality
- Appointment of ad hoc representative or provisional administrator …
Why choose the law firm FIDUCIAL Legal by Lamy?
FIDUCIAL Legal by LAMY has been a reference player in this business segment for many years. The firm is regularly included in the most reputable rankings and has also been distinguished for the quality of its teams.
With more than 15 lawyers, most of whom have both legal and financial competency, our firm has a solid and dedicated team to assist you in your projects and can also rely on the other teams of the firm (tax law, competition law, …).
Our lawyers advise you and are committed at every stage of the operation to ensuring the success of your project.