Yam Atallah

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Yam Atallah co-dirige i nostri dipartimenti Societario & Fusioni-Acquisizioni e Private Equity.

Yam è un avvocato iscritto pressi gli ordini degli avvocati di Parigi e di New York, con più di 30 anni di esperienza nell’assistenza e la rappresentazione di imprese, attive in tutti i settori dell’economia, nelle operazioni domestiche e cross-border, sulle problematiche in materia di M&A, alleanze strategiche nonché ristrutturazioni societarie. È un punto costante di riferimento per i fondi di private equity, gli investitori, i fondatori ed i gruppi dirigenti nella negoziazione di operazioni di Private Equity/LBO e nelle relazioni che ne conseguono con altre entità. Non da ultimo, Yam assiste regolarmente aziende di famiglia, di grande e media dimensione, sulle problematiche di governance societaria e di liquidità.

QUELLO CHE DICONO GLI ELENCHI PROFESSIONALI
  • Quoted in Best Lawyers in France 2024 Guide
  • Legal 500 EMEA 2023 : Yam Atallah Yam Atallah is quoted in the categories Mergers & Acquisition et Private Equity: LBO
    ‘Very nimble team. Yam Atallah is extremely brilliant and efficient. A real knowledge of negotiation. No misplaced ego in the negotiation. Very solid.’
    ‘A good quality team, very available and strongly involved in supporting and carrying out transactions alongside its clients.’
    ‘Strong partner involvement and only senior associates with relevant knowledge and experience.’
    ‘The Franklin team is tight and offers quality service on classic M&A transactional themes. During their last transaction with us, I was particularly impressed by their responsiveness and their ability to collaborate effectively and coordinate a large number of stakeholders. The pleasant mode of collaboration and the quality of the work make me want to renew the experience.’
  • Option Droit & Affaires 2023 : Yam Atallah is quoted in the category Equity development and LBOs, the majority of which involve companies with less than €50 million in assets (3 stars)
  • Leaders League 2023 – Yam Atallah is ranked in the “Transactions between €75m and €500m” (Excellent) categorie of the Mergers & Acquisitions Guide
  • Option Droit & Affaires 2022 : Yam Atallah is quoted among the leading firms for M&A deals under 200 million euros ranking (4 stars)
  • Legal 500 EMEA 2022: Mergers & Acquisition – Private Equity: LBO
    The team demonstrates impressive speed of analysis and execution. The challenges and needs are well integrated, in a dynamic dealmaker fashion that is much appreciated.’
    Numa Rengot, Yam Atallah and Antoine Fouassier in particular are intellectually able to integrate all business issues. Their negotiating and analytical skills are very strong and highly appreciated during negotiations.’
  • Leaders League 2022: Yam Atallah is ranked in the “Mid-cap LBO transactions ” (Highly recommended) categorie of the Private Equity Guide
  • Option Droit & Affaires 2022: Yam Atallah is quoted in the category Equity development and LBOs, the majority of which involve companies with less than €50 million in assets
  • Leaders League 2022 – Yam Atallah is ranked in the “Transactions between €75m and €500m” (Excellent) categorie of the Mergers & Acquisitions Guide
  • Option Droit & Affaires 2021 : Yam Atallah is quoted among the leading firms for M&A deals under 200 million euros ranking
  • Chambers Global and Europe 2021: What the team is known for: Advises a large roster of clients including a number of multinational entities. Particular expertise in corporate transactions arising in the TMT sphere. Experienced in an array of processes including industrial M&A and restructurings. Adept at handling cross-border transactions. Represents clients involved in the retail, real estate and healthcare industries.
    Strengths: Clients report that the lawyers are “flexible, reliable and imaginative.”
  • Legal 500 EMEA 2020 : Corporate – Fusions-acquisitions, « Tier 5 »
FORMAZIONE
  • Georgetown University Law School (Washington D.C., USA) : L.L.M
  • University of Paris : postgraduate degree (D.E.S.S.) in Bank and Finance
  • University of Nancy : B.A. (Maîtrise) in Business Law
  • Paris Institute of Political Studies