Cabinet Berthon

The firm offers a comprehensive range of legal services

  • Assistance to French companies and to French subsidiaries of multinational corporations.
  • Setting up companies, mergers, partial transfers of assets, restructuring, increasing or reducing share capital, monitoring companies.
  • Shareholder relations, shareholders’ agreements and corporate governance.
  • Joint ventures
  • Executive access to share capital (stock options, free shares, BCEs/BSPCEs…)
  • Legal auditing

  • Letters of intent, memoranda of agreement
  • Auditing, due diligence
  • Share transfer documents
  • Representations and warranties, counter-guarantees

  • Letters of intent, memoranda of agreement
  • Non-disclosure agreements
  • Auditing, due diligence
  • Investment structuring
  • Selecting securities to issue
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Representations and warranties, counter-guarantees

  • Venture capital funds
  • Family offices
  • LBO holding companies

  • Buying and selling businesses
  • Commercial leases
  • Service contracts
  • Cooperation contracts
  • Distribution contracts
  • Loan agreements

  • Resolving disputes amicably and efficiently.

Proceedings before the tribunal de commerce (commercial court)



Laurence BERTHON Avocats offers a comprehensive range of legal services, from the setting up of a company through ministering to its requirements throughout its life and growth, including mergers and acquisitions, raising capital, restructuring, general company law, commercial law, contractual law and commercial litigation.