Across Borders

ADVANT Altana is bringing you a distinctive Advantage

ADVANT Altana’s team offers its clients a global service in all judications around the world, thus constantly providing them with new perspectives.

  • ADVANT – a distinctly European law firm association (click here)  
  • Presence and involvement in international forums : IBA, INTA, ABA, INSOL
  • ADVANT Altana’s Japan Desk with TMI law firm (click here)
  • International coverage: working closely within a network of experts to assist our clients in all jurisdictions
  • LCLIA : an international alliance dedicated to the construction sector, co-founded with our american partners from Peckar & Abramson, our german partners from Breyer Rechtsanwältel as well as the consulting firm PS consulting after many years of cooperation (click here).

Distinctions & awards

  • BEST LAWYERS 2023

    • Victoria Aquino – recognized since 2023 (Construction law)
    • Armand Aviges – recognized since 2020 (Biotechnology and Life Sciences Practice | Intellectual Property Law | Litigation | Product Liability Litigation)
    • Julien Balensi – recognized since 2014 (Litigation)
    • Paul Boutron – recognized since 2023 (Litigation)
    • Mickael d’Allende – recognized since 2021 (Labor and Employment Law)
    • Jean-Guy de Ruffray – recognized since 2021 (Information Technology Law | Intellectual Property Law)
    • Philippe de Saint-Bauzel – recognized since 2021 (Tax law)
    • Louis des Cars – recognized since 2018 (Construction Law | Public Law)
    • Caroline Frison-Roche – recognized since 2023 (Construction Law)
    • Gilles Gaillard – recognized since 2020 (Mergers and Acquisitions Law | Insurance Law)
    • Lucie Giret – recognized since 2023 (Competition/Antitrust Law)
    • Philippe Goossens – recognized since 2010 (Criminal Defense)
    • Marie Hindré – recognized since 2018 (Competition/Antitrust Law)
    • Michel Jockey – recognized since 2019 (Corporate Law | Insolvency and Reorganization Law)
    • Valérie Lafarge-Sarkozy – recognized since 2010 (Litigation | Product Liability Litigation)
    • Delphine Lapillonne – recognized since 2023 (Product Liability Litigation)
    • Christophe Lapp – recognized since 2010 (Arbitration and Mediation| Construction Law| Litigation | Public Law | Real Estate Law)
    • Pierre Lubet – recognized since 2020 (Information Technology Law | Privacy and Data Security Law)
    • Frédérick Manin – recognized since 2020 (Competition / Antitrust Law | Litigation)
    • François Muller – recognized since 2013 (Construction Law | Public Law)
    • Stéphanie Nègre – recognized since 2021 (Tax law)
    • Bruno Nogueiro – recognized since 2021 (Mergers and Acquisitions Law | Corporate Law | Venture Capital Law)
    • Mathieu Rambaud – recognized since 2018 (Structured Finance Law)
    • Mana Rassouli – recognized since 2020 (Insolvency and Reorganization Law)
    • Jean-Nicolas Soret – recognized since 2020 (Biotechnology and Life Sciences Practice | Mergers and Acquisitions Law)
    • Pierre-Gilles Wogue – recognized since 2020 (Insolvency and Reorganization Law)

  • CLASSEMENT DES CABINETS d’AVOCATS 2022 – ADVANT ALTANA

    M&A

    . M&A – Opérations de moins de 200 millions d’euros 4 étoiles (Gilles Gaillard, Jean-Nicolas Soret, Bruno Nogueiro, Fabien Pouchot)

     

    RESTRUCTURING

    . Procédures collectives3 étoiles (Michel Jockey, Julien Balensi, Mana Rassouli, Pierre-Gilles Wogue)

    . Prévention des difficultés et renégociation de dette3 étoiles (Michel Jockey, Julien Balensi, Mana Rassouli, Pierre-Gilles Wogue)

    . PSE et contentieux collectifs afférents2 étoiles (Pierre Lubet, Mickaël d’Allende)

     

    DROIT FISCAL

    . Fiscalité des Prix de Transfert 2 étoiles (Philippe de Saint-Bauzel)

     

    CONTENTIEUX

    . Arbitrage international – 2 étoiles (Christophe Lapp, François Muller)

    . Droit pénal des affaires et en matière de sanctions AMF – 1 étoile (Philippe Goossens)

    . Contentieux des produits défectueux et des sinistres – 1 étoile (Armand Aviges, Valérie Lafarge-Sarkozy)

  • ℘ CHRISTOPHE LAPP ℘

    GLOBAL LEADER

    • Construction 2022

    NATIONAL LEADER

    • France – Construction 2022 -“Christophe Lapp has established a top-drawer construction practice and is praised as “one of the top names in France” for construction matters. “
    • France – Administrative Litigation 2022

     

    ℘ FRANÇOIS MULLER ℘

    NATIONAL LEADER

    • France – Construction 2022 -“François Muller impresses peers across the French construction market with his expertise in the space and is described as “one of the best for construction arbitration”.

     

    ℘ PHILIPPE GOOSSENS ℘

    THOUGHT LEADER – France

    • Business Crime Defence & Investigations 2022

    GLOBAL LEADER

    • Business Crime Defence – Individuals 2021
    • Business Crime Defence – Corporates 2021

    NATIONAL LEADER

    • France – Business Crime Defence & Investigations 2022 -“Philippe Goossens is a distinguished financial crime litigator with outstanding expertise in environmental law, cybersecurity and criminal tax law.”

     

    ℘ LOUIS DES CARS ℘

    NATIONAL LEADER

    • France – Administrative Litigation 2022

  • FRANCE – 2021

    “Commercial outfit Altana has a fast-growing IP and digital division which is a first port of call for a host of global high-technology names – in particular for cross-border litigation and pan-European commercialisation briefs, where it draws on an extensive network of international contacts to superb effect. The name to note for prospective clients is Pierre Lubet, a seasoned professional with almost four decades of experience and a wealth of IP, employment and unfair competition law knowledge.”

  • ADVANT Altana

    • Trade mark contentious (2022)

  • ADVANT ALTANA

    • Droit pénal des affaires – Rang 1

    • Risques Industriels  – Rang 1

    • Droit des Brevets – Rang 2
    • Assurances – Rang 3

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Deals

ADVANT Altana serves its French clients abroad as well as its foreign clients in France

Europe
  • Germany
  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • Spain
  • Finland
  • France
  • Italy
  • Luxembourg
  • Netherlands
  • Romania
  • United-Kingdom
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
Asia
  • China
  • South Korea
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Hong Kong
  • Israel
  • Japan
  • Lebanon
  • Macao
  • Russia
America
  • Argentina
  • Canada
  • United-States
Africa
  • South Africa
  • Algeria
  • Guinea
  • Morocco
  • Sierra Leone
  • Tunisia
  • International arbitration

    Abu Dhabi: a Lebanese company in an arbitration ag...

  • Business litigation

    The United States: several subsidiaries of America...

  • Mergers-acquisitions

    Denmark: a French company listed on Euronext in th...

  • Mergers-acquisitions

    ALTANA ADVISES THE AMERICAN GROUP BANDSINTOWN IN T...

  • International arbitration

    20/11/2015

    Abu Dhabi: a Lebanese company in an arbitration against an English company concerning the construction of a pipeline in Abu Dhabi.

  • Business litigation

    20/11/2015

    The United States: several subsidiaries of American banks and companies in the context of litigation relating to “CEO scams”.

  • Mergers-acquisitions

    20/11/2015

    Denmark: a French company listed on Euronext in the context of a cross-border merger with a Danish company listed on Nasdaq OMX, the first merger between two listed companies under the aegis of the 2005 directive on cross-border mergers.

  • Mergers-acquisitions

    23/11/2015

    ALTANA ADVISES THE AMERICAN GROUP BANDSINTOWN IN THE SALE OF THE CELLFISH GROUP •Seller : Bandsintown Media LLC •Legal Counsel : Altana (Jean-Nicolas Soret / Fabien Pouchot) •Financial Consel : Wagram Corporate Finance (Daniel Giroux / Christophe Tymen) •Purchaser : Aspin Management / Perfectis / HLD Europe •Legal Counsel : Gide (Anne Tolila / Paul Jourdan-Nayrac) •Financial Consel : Exelmans •Bank : Bank of America •Legal Counsel : Jeantet (Jean-François Adelle / François Poirier) •Managers •Legal Counsel : Balthazar Associés (Véronique Lacarelle) •Financial Consel : Scotto & Associés (Jérémie Jausserand)

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