France

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Key experience

Our key experience includes advising:

Groupe Steria SCA on a recommended cash offer for the shares of Xansa.

Kesa Electricals on an agreement for the disposal of BUT International to Decomeubles Partners SAS.

Law Debenture Trustees as trustee of six Eurotunnel bond and note issues, on issues arising from the entry of the Eurotunnel group into procedures de sauvegarde instituted by the Paris Commercial Court in order to effect a EUR 9 billion debt restructuring.

Eurazeo on its acquisition of Europcar, the leading European car rental firm, from Volkswagen AG.

Wendel Investissement and The Carlyle Group on the financing of the leveraged buy out of the Stahl group.

Société Générale as documentation agent and arranger of a EUR 1.17 billion syndicated facility in favour of Faurécia.


Recent Work