France

Dumon Partners Paris

Presentation

The Paris office is led by Bastien Moraga and Bertrand Dumon.

Having worked together for several years within numerous leading French and UK law firms, Bertrand and Bastien built and maintained throughout the years a singular professional bond, sharing mutual values of legal ethics and high standards of legal service.

For over a decade, Bertrand Dumon has been regularly ranked among the best lawyers in France, in venture capital and mergers and acquisitions.

The Paris office assists and advises French and foreign clients, being entrepreneurs, executives, small and medium companies as well as multinational corporations, in matters relating to the legal aspects of their strategic operations.

In recent years, the lawyers of the Paris office have accompanied several clients from the inception of their activity until the completion of their project, contributing to various success stories in multiple jurisdiction.

Areas of expertise

The expertise of the Paris office covers the strategic operations of an economic player, including the creation / recovery of companies (drafting and negotiation of articles of association/by-laws, shareholders agreements, investment protocols, shares purchase agreements), the follow-up and support of the client its activity (drafting and negotiation of commercial contracts, follow-up of corporate bodies, etc.), alliance operations (creation of partnerships, joint-ventures ), growth operations (acquisitions, mergers, equity investments) and divestment operations (sale of share participation, subsidiaries, assets).

The office regularly assists its clients in fundraisings, roundtables, issuances of securities, establishment of management packages (free shares, stock options).

The Paris office has developed a renowned expertise in private equity, either in venture capital operations or in debt financing (LBO, MBO). The office assists its clients in the drafting and negotiation of letters of intent, investment protocols, shareholder agreements, shares purchase agreements, asset and liability guarantees, issuance of securities, etc.

The Paris office also advises clients with regard to the registration, safeguarding and transfer of trademarks and domain names.

The Paris office finally advises, assists and represents its clients in pre-litigation and litigation situations. As such, the office assists clients in the development and the implementation of pre-litigation strategies, in order to protect their rights, through amicable settlements. In the event where a viable amicable solution is not possible, the Paris office assists and represents clients before the French civil and commercial courts.

Dumon Partners
7 rue de Prony
75017 Paris
Landline: +33 1 86 95 58 58
Fax: +33 1 86 95 58 59
Contact: Bastien Moraga