Bertrand Delafaye advises private and listed companies, investors and investment funds on general corporate concerns, including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), joint ventures and other major transactions, as well as private equity and securities law matters. He also has significant experience in the international arena, cross-border and domestic joint ventures, post-closing reorganizations, and negotiation of major industrial and commercial agreements.

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  • Advised Mitsubishi Heavy Industries on its joint bid with Siemens to create a partnership with Alstom in the energy field
  • Advised Colliers on the acquisition of a control stake of AOS Studley
  • Advised MRM (listed in Euronext Paris and the assets of which are managed by CBRE Global Investors) within the framework of the acquisition by SCOR of the control of MRM

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University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, LLM (DEA), Business Law, 1997
University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas, LLM (DESS), Insurance Law, 1996



Bertrand Delafaye

Insights & Events / Media

International News / Spring 2016

Spear’s Wealth Management (UK) / March 29, 2016

Option Droit et Affaires (France) / February 3, 2016

Publications / February 23, 2015

A Legal Guide to Investing in France for Foreign Investors

Magazine des Affaires / February - March, 2014

Magazine des Affaires / February - March, 2014

Executive Compensation Under "Soft Control"