About the Office
Davis Polk’s lawyers in Paris advise leading companies in France and throughout Europe on a wide range of cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity capital markets, corporate governance, litigation and antitrust matters. The group also has extensive experience advising U.S. and international clients undertaking transactions in France, as well as investment banks in deals involving French companies. Since establishing an office in Paris in 1962, the firm has developed relationships with the French government and with many French financial institutions and companies.
Our Paris office’s lawyers are recognized as market leaders in cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, global securities offerings and other complex financings, litigation and restructurings. All of our partners in Paris are Avocats à la Cour.
Our Paris office provides a special combination of both transactional and litigation skill, which is increasingly a key part of the strategic advice that clients seek today. By combining our prominent U.S. law and cross-border practice with French law capabilities, Davis Polk offers a single, comprehensive team of lawyers to advise clients on all French, English, U.S. and cross-border legal issues.