Distressed companies


Our experience and knowhow enable us to provide assistance in the field of distressed companies law both in France and abroad in terms of prevention and management of difficulties.

We advise our clients (companies and financial institutions) in transactional and litigation matters such as:


Prevention of difficulties

  • Liabilities restructuring transactions.
  • Credit mediation.
  • Administrator and conciliation.


Management of difficulties

  • Assistance to companies in the context of safeguard, insolvency or liquidation proceedings.
  • Assistance to creditors: statement of claim, appointment of auditors, performance of securities, assistance during proceedings, restructuring of loan agreements.
  • Directors’ liability.


Purchase of distressed companies

  • Drafting of takeover offers.
  • Negotiation and assistance before insolvency courts.


Our cross-practice approach leads us to coordinate with other practice areas in such fields as corporate, tax, banking and finance and criminal law.


We are regularly cited in reference rankings such as IFLR1000, The Legal 500, Décideurs and Option Droit & Affaires.