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Jean-Eric Cros

Jean-Eric Cros

Partner

CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats
2 rue Ancelle
92522 Neuilly-sur-Seine
Cedex
France
Languages French

Jean-Eric joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 1989. He became a partner in 2003.

Jean-Eric handles all aspects of mergers & acquisitions and restructurings for both listed and unlisted companies: drafting documentation and legal instruments, assisting with merger negotiations, acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, shareholders’ agreements, restructuring programmes (mergers, asset transfers, etc.) both in France and abroad, arranging and structuring finance (equity, MBOs, MBIs), investment capital, legal audits, data room and due diligence, IPOs and stock exchange law.

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Education

  • Post-graduate degree (DESS) in Business Law, Master in Corporate Law and Taxation (DJCE), University of Montpellier (1987)
  • Certificate of Higher Education in Taxation
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Memberships

  • Member of ACE (French Association of Corporate Legal Advisors)
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