We provide both advisory and litigation support to clients, particularly banks and financial institutions, in all types of credit transactions in the French and international markets.

Our team advises and represents clients before commercial, civil and criminal courts, as well as in relation to ADR (mediation - conciliation - arbitration - settlements).

Led by two partners whose combined experience in managing banking litigation spans more than twenty years, the team has the ability to advise and assist clients in granting loans, setting up guarantees and in debt recovery.

Advisory and Litigation
  • Debts recovery from principal debtors, joint-debtors and other guarantors
  • Applying for and enforcing provisional and interim measures
  • Enfocing court decisions
  • Guarantee and warranty mechanisms in relation to the financing of civil construction transactions
Insolvency Proceedings
  • Defence in liability claims for improper support, bad credit or loan termination.
  • Recovery claims, managing securities in insolvency proceedings
  • Claims filing and disputes relating thereto
  • Assistance to creditors in insolvency proceedings
  • Commissioner and conciliation proceedings
  • Assistance to a bank following an international fraud affecting one of its clients.
  • Assistance to a bank in litigation against the governing bodies of a company in liquidation for the purpose of enforcing the bank’s securities.
  • Ongoing assistance to a banking institution in arranging the guarantee commitments which it underwrites.
  • Assistance to a bank following the rejection of its claim filed in insolvency proceedings.
  • Defending a bank against a claim for sudden credit termination, lack of duty of care and shadow directorship;
  • Ongoing assistance to a bank in the taking and enforcement of guarantees in the respect of a real estate development project