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LEGAL EXPERTS

FAMILIAR WITH YOUR
BUSINESS ISSUES

A TEAM SURROUNDED
BY A NETWORK OF PARTNERS
READY TO HELP WITH YOUR
INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS 
AXTEN LAW FIRM APPOINTS
A NEW PARTNER
IN CONTRACT LAW
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Presentation

AXTEN Avocats Associés is an independent French corporate law firm, which offers specific expertise in all areas of business law.

With nearly fifty people, the AXTEN team can provide you with both general legal advice and litigation representation, at any stage in the life of your business.

Based in Paris, Lyon, Aix-en-Provence and Shanghai, AXTEN’s attorneys will protect your interests with rigour and determination and will represent you both domestically and internationally.

Expertises

The AXTEN team provides to you skills that best meet your needs. The team works regularly on complex, high added value cases very often requiring the combination of the various types of expertise described opposite.

AXTEN lawyers are present at each of your principal strategic choices to advise you in the legal, tax and corporate structuring of your company, to assist you in your acquisition or financing projects, to help you to restructure your businesses, to be with you to manage your litigation and to assist you in your international projects.

Corporate & Financing

Private Equity – Mergers & Acquisitions – Structured Finance – Corporate Law

Labour & International Mobility

Individual & collective labour relations – Business réorganisations – Risk & dispute management – Social Security Law

Tax

Corporate & Group Tax – Reorganisations – Tax Audits & Litigation

Insolvency, bankruptcy

Pre-bankruptcy advise – Judicial Resolution – Purchase of companies or assets

Outbound / Inbound Investment

International investment and development

Corporate Litigation

Settlement of civil, commercial, industrial, real estate & post-acquisition Litigation – Managing Partners’ Responsibility – Mediation – Arbitration

Contracts Competition Distribution

Contract & Distribution Law – Competition Law & Regulation – Sales Promotion & Consumer Protection Law

Key figures

20
years
of teamwork
(for those amongst us who are the most experienced!)
28
distinctions
obtained in 2016 in the main lawyer directories
561
new cases
assigned in 2016
48000
hours
available for your projects

Most recent operations

July 2017

Acquisition of GREENS DU MONDE

AXTEN legal advisor of EXOTISMES GROUP
February 2017

MBO for the CMT Group

AXTEN legal advisor of investors
February 2017

CAPITAL CROISSANCE enters into GM CONSULTANT's capital

AXTEN legal advisor to investors
February 2017

Sale of Centre Hospitalier des Courses to VIVALTO SANTE

AXTEN legal advisor of KORIAN

News

AXTEN appoints a new Partner in Contract Law

Benoît PHILIPPE has been appointed as a Partner from the 1st January 2017 and became the 10th Partner of AXTEN. In order to assist its growth and to best meet the expectations of its clients, Benoît PHILIPPE became part of AXTEN Law Firm since autumn of 2013 to take on direct responsibilities of the firm’s…

AXTEN strengthens its corporate litigation practice

1st March 2016 – AXTEN strengthens its corporate litigation practice with the arrival of Julie DEGENEVE and her team at the beginning of February from the Lyon office of FIDAL. Julie DEGENEVE joins as a Partner Axten's corporate litigation, mediation and arbitration team, which will henceforth consist of three partners (with Lionel and Rémi HANACHOWICZ)…