Who we are
Yam Atallah

Yam leads our Corporate Finance – M&A and Private Equity team with Mark Richardson.  Yam brings over 25 years of international experience on French and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, private equity deals and privatizations.  He serves as trusted lead counsel to global groups on major French and European private equity deals and restructurings.

Yam is US- and French-qualified.

Core Strengths

  • Corporate Finance – M&A
  • Private Equity
  • Restructuring
  • Privatization

Education and Bar

  • Paris Institute of Political Studies, 1983
  • University of Nancy: B.A. (Maîtrise) in Business Law
  • University of Paris: postgraduate degree (D.E.S.S.) in Bank and Finance
  • Georgetown University Law School (Washington D.C., USA): L.L.M
  • New York Bar, 1985
  • Paris Bar, 1990