Anne-Sophie MERLE

Anne Sophie MERLE
Contacter Anne-Sophie MERLE

Anne-Sophie MERLE joined BLACKBIRD as a Partner in 2018.

She has developed an expertise in:

Corporate Law / M&A

  • Creation of companies (choice in the legal form of the company, by-laws, shareholder’s agreement)
  • General Corporate Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions and related documentation (due diligences, term sheets, NDA, etc.)
  • Private Equity (LBOs, MBOs)

Commercial Law

  • Business transfers
  • Lease transfers
  • Commercial and civil contracts
  • Commercial Leases
  • Terms and conditions

Business Litigation

  • Civil and commercial legal disputes
  • Pre-contentious and litigation strategies
  • Pre and post-acquisition litigation
  • Conflict between shareholders / partners
  • Breach of commercial relations
  • Unfair competition
  • Restructuring

Anne-Sophie MERLE obtained a Master II in European Business Law from PARIS II Panthéon-Assas University in 2007 and a LLM in International Business Law from City University London University in London in 2006.

She is a lawyer at the Paris Bar since 2008.

Anne-Sophie MERLE worked several years as an associate lawyer at August & Debouzy, De Pardieu Brocas Maffei then SBKG. She started her owned firm in 2016 before joining BLACKBIRD as a Partner in 2018.

She also teaches courses in Corporate Law.

Anne-Sophie MERLE works in French and English.