Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner Paris is included in The Legal 500 France 2019 ranking in the "Mergers and Acquisitions" category. A reference work for business law professionals, The Legal 500 is a ranking based on research done by a team of experienced writers who analyze law firm deals and confidential matters and interview thousands of clients to collect their opinions on their adviser.

This is the first time the BCLP Paris M&A team is recognized by The Legal 500. The team is led by Partners Rémy Blain, Antoine Martin andFabrice Bouquier.

The firm’s Paris M&A team covers transactions with a French or international dimension, restructuring operations of industrial groups, and general corporate law advice and corporate finance. The team has been most active recently in the following sectors: defense and aeronautics, technology, agribusiness, retail and transport. The team has core competences in managing cross-border transactions, complex carve out operations, and in assisting Chinese industrial groups in their mergers and acquisitions operations in France and Europe.

Thanks to BCLP’s integrated organization, the Parisian M&A team is supported within the firm by more than 170 lawyers specialized in mergers and acquisitions throughout the world, including in Germany, Russia, Hong Kong, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and the United States.