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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 
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Presentation

AXTEN Avocats 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 and financing

Capital-investissement – Fusions-Acquisitions – Financement structuré – Droit des sociétés

Labour & International Mobility

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

Tax

Fiscalité des entreprises et des dirigeants – Restructurations – Contrôles et contentieux fiscaux

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!)
25
distinctions
obtained in 2018 in the main lawyer directories
515
new cases
assigned in 2018
48000
hours
available for your projects

Most recent operations

May 2019

Recomposition of the share capital of JBT Group

AXTEN legal advisor of JBT Group
April 2019

OBO on ADDEV MATERIALS

AXTEN legal advisor to senior lenders
March 2019

Acquisition of OMEGA Group by KORIAN

AXTEN legal advisor of KORIAN
February 2019

Takeover of MOULIN BTP by one of the FAYAT Group's subsidiaries

AXTEN legal restructuring advisor of MOULIN BTP

News

Clyve Monfredo selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in France

Clyve Monfredo was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in the 8th Edition of The Best Lawyers in France© 2017 in the fields of Corporate Law and Private Equity Law. About Best Lawyers Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers…

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…