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Alexandre Bordenave


CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats
2 rue Ancelle
92522 Neuilly-sur-Seine
Languages French, English

Alexandre advises financial institutions and their clients in the implementation and negotiation of securitisation and structured finance transactions. Alexandre is very keen on practising law thoroughly and innovatively. His broad and in-depth experience (securitisation, LBO/OBO, trusts, ABL financing, real-estate financing, etc.) significantly enhances his advice.

Alexandre pays special attention to smooth communication between parties and ensures that all the requirements and expectations of the parties, especially those of his clients, are well understood.

Alexandre joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 2009.

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Relevant experience

  • Gide Loyrette Nouel (2007-2009)
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  • Post-graduate degree (DEA) in Business Law, University of Paris II - Panthéon-Assas
  • ENS Cachan
  • CAPA (post-graduate legal qualification required to practise as a solicitor or barrister in France)
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  • Former Secrétaire de la conférence (elected appointment to provide on-call criminal defence as a result of a debating competition held by the Hauts-de-Seine Bar) (2011)
  • Member of the Hauts-de-Seine Bar Council (2016-2018)
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  • La société de libre partenariat dans les financements d’acquisition, co-author - Lettre M&A et du Private Equity - Option Finance (14/12/2015)
  • La désintermédiation du financement immobilier, une réponse aux besoins du marché français, co-author - La Lettre de l'Immobilier | Loi Macron (30/11/2015)
  • L'aube du crowdlending - Option Finance (12/10/2015)
  • La fiducie dans les financements structurés : des commentaires administratifs sur la bonne voie, co-author - Option Finance (26/05/2015)
  • La fiducie après la loi de finances rectificative pour 2014 : enfin neutre ?, co-author - Option Finance (09/02/2015)
  • De nouveaux horizons pour la fiducie après le Budget 2015, co-author - Lettre M&A et du Private Equity - Option Finance (30/03/2015) 
  • Plus de nottion des titres de créances négociables émis par certains organismes de titrisation, co-author – Option Finance (07/04/2014)
  • La SAS, outil de sécuristation des créanciers financiers structurés, co-author - Lettre M&A et du Private Equity - OptionFinance (24/03/2014)
  • Qu’est-ce qu’un fonds de prêt à l’économie, co-author – Option Finance (25/11/2013)
  • Le gage de stocks, mort et enterré ? – Option Finance (25/03/2013)
  • De la « double peine » en cas de recours à une « double LuxCo » ? co-author – Lettre M&A, Private Equity (27/06/11)
  • La société de financement de l’habitat, nouvel outil de refinancement en matière immobilière et La fiducie-garantie d’un bien immobilier : principe et avantages, co-author – La Lettre de L’Immobilier Option Finance (20/06/11)
  • L’Autorité des marchés financiers se met à la page en matière d’organismes de titrisation – Option Finance (31/01/2011)
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