We have been accompanying you for more than 10 years in your projects in Ukraine
The Kiev Office successfully advises foreign investors, banks, international institutions, public authorities, private individuals and local companies in key areas of business law as part of their investment and business activities in Ukraine.
Jeantet uses the firm’s international expertise to provide top-level legal assistance in highly regulated settings. The large number of successful transactions dealt with by the team, which has advised an international client-base for over 10 years now, is testament to the effectiveness of our client-centred approach and to the high-quality services we provide.
Additionally, our lawyers regularly provide assistance to international groups as part of their projects in Ukraine’s neighbouring countries (Belarus, Moldova) and in Kazakhstan.
Our team is composed of both French and Ukrainian lawyers. Our lawyers provide effective and innovative solutions that combine a thorough understanding of local law with a complete grasp of the issues our clients face in an international context.
MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
We assist you in your M&A transactions, our ability to innovate and anticipate has been at the heart of our transactional activity for over fifty years.
Our research and studies on market developments and on numerous sectors of activity allow us to accurately apprehend any strategic operations you may need in order to provide you with effective support that goes beyond simple legal advice.
Our practice, in France and abroad, covers various economic sectors (finance, health, services, industry, energy, media, etc.) and all types of strategic operations of external growth or reorganization of groups and companies.
- Main fields of activity:
- Strategic external growth cases ;
- Mainly mid-cap and large-cap transactions.
- Key areas of expertise:
- Acquisition and disposal of shares and businesses ;
- Carve-out, including cross-border ;
- Joint ventures and partnerships ;
- Corporate governance ;
- Acquisitions and disposals of participating interests ;
- Mergers, demergers, restructurings ;
- Shareholders’ agreements ;
- Due Diligence.
- A recognized cross-border expertise:
- More than 50% of our M&A transactions involve an international party ;
- Jeantet advises companies involving French and foreign targets.
- Support of a full service firm:
- Employment and tax law, environment, real estate, litigation ;
- Commercial, Compliance ;
- Notifications, merger control in France and abroad ;
- Foreign investments.
Tailor-made and innovative advice: Development of an offensive strategy designed for you and your company. Jeantet is strongly involved in compliance and anti-corruption issues (Sapin II law).
A partner at the heart of its clients’ realities: Regular speakers at conferences, our lawyers are regularly consulted on major reform projects. Jeantet is therefore very involved in compliance and anti-corruption issues (loi Sapin II).
INFRASTRUCTURE, MAJOR CONTRACTS AND PROJECTS
A RECOGNIZED KNOW-HOW IN LARGE PROJECTS
Our team has a unique expertise in the field of large contracts, in particular as a result of the governmental agreements concluded in recent years between France and Ukraine concerning the sale of high-tech equipment as well as the construction of infrastructure in the field of water supply.
Our transversal expertise allows us to assist our clients in these complex contracts involving very diverse legal fields (environment, energy, transport, etc.).