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Michel Zacharz

Associate

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

Michel Zacharz is a Senior Associate within the Financial Services team. He joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in 2018.

Michel Zacharz focuses his activity on financial institutions and he advises them on all regulatory matters they encounter during their existence.

More specifically, Michel Zacharz works on banking and investment related matters (investment funds, regulation of products, consumer loans) and advises management companies on licensing and distribution matters.

He also has experience in acquisitions of regulated entities and regularly assists clients in their due-diligences.

Prior to joining CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats, Michel Zacharz practiced in the Financial Services & Investment Funds team of a major French law fIrm.

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Relevant experience

  • Gide Loyrette Nouel, lawyer within the Financial Institutions and Services group (2012-2018)
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Memberships & Roles

  • Bar Admission (Hauts de Seine, France)
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Education

  • Master 2 in Business law, University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
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Expertise

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17/04/2020
Li­quid­ity man­age­ment solu­tions
As con­fine­ment con­tin­ues, the Autor­ité des Marchés Fin­an­ci­ers (“AMF”) has cla­ri­fied its doc­trine re­gard­ing as­set man­age­ment meas­ures that can be im­ple­men­ted in a con­text of de­teri­or­at­ing li­quid­ity...
14/04/2020
Cov­id-19 and ban on net short po­s­i­tions
This art­icle has been up­dated to in­clude the AMF press re­lease of 15 April 2020. The pres­id­ent of the AMF has banned net short po­s­i­tions in con­sid­er­a­tion of the “ad­verse events re­lated to the spread...
14/11/2019
CMS Guide to Pass­port­ing (AIF)
The pur­pose of this guide is to provide a broad over­view of the key ele­ments of pass­port­ing reg­u­la­tions ap­plic­able to EEA AIFs in the coun­tries covered in this guide. The guide makes no claims as to com­plete­ness...
14/11/2019
CMS Guide to Private Place­ment of Funds
When im­ple­ment­ing the Al­tern­at­ive In­vest­ment Fund Man­agers Dir­ect­ive (“AIFMD”), some EU States have tightened or severely re­stric­ted their private place­ment re­gimes, which is im­port­ant when non-EU...
14/11/2019
CMS Guide to Pass­port­ing (UCITS)
The pur­pose of this guide is to provide a broad over­view of the key ele­ments of pass­port­ing reg­u­la­tions ap­plic­able to EEA UCITS Scheme in the coun­tries covered in this guide. The guide makes no claims...