COMMITTED TO YOUR PROJECTS

ABOUT US

Having been acting as businesses counsels since 1920, we have long experience in finding the right solutions for your needs. We have been chosen by major groups in the Rhône-Alpes and Paris regions and you will have the benefit of innovative and technical solutions which have been successful, efficient and time saving source.

SKILLS AT THE SERVICE OF BUSINESS

RATHEAUX is recognised for its skills in the legal and judicial disciplines of Business Law: Corporate Law, Tax Law, Contract Law, Employment Law, Economic Law, Intellectual Property Law.

It regularly advises national and foreign businesses in particular in the sector of distribution and industrial trade, metallurgy, plastics industry, the chemical, pharmaceutical and paper industries, the agri-food sector, construction, public works and civil engineering, real estate, software and computing, IT services, capital investment businesses, high-end furnishings, engineering and design, education and training.

SOLUTIONS TO MEET YOUR NEEDS

Multi-disciplinary skills

RATHEAUX is an organisation on a human scale, run by partners with complementary skills. A team of professionals is dedicated to you: they know your situation which ensures your legal security, and one partner is there at your side, directly, personally and easy to contact.

Legal and judicial assistance – MEDIATION

Corporate, tax, employment, trademarks, patents, competition. RATHEAUX provides effective advice, negotiates your agreements, drafts your contracts and helps you to protect your interests before any jurisdiction or authority. It also guides you along paths to an out-of-court settlement of your disputes.

STRUCTURING OPERATIONS AND transfers of assets

Structure your assets, prepare and optimise the transfer of your business with our lawyers, control the fiscal impact and taxation of your capital gains, assure the success of your transfer by guiding you throughout.

EXPERTISE TO GUIDE YOU AS YOU DEVELOP

MAKING A FRESH START

Seeking new investors from the financial and industrial sectors, agreement and balance in relations between shareholders, business takeovers (OBO, LBO, MBO), mergers, contributions of activities, acquisitions, asset deals,  sale / purchase of a business, industrial alliances.

OPENING UP TO THE WORLD

Employee inpatriation & expatriation, subcontracting of manufacturing, joint ventures, distribution networks, outsourcing contracts, fiscal optimisation – we have the benefit of 1800 lawyers in our worldwide network of lawyers. Thanks to our bilingual lawyers, we negotiate and draft documents directly in English.

IDENTIFYING AND MANAGING YOUR RISKS

Contract audit, intellectual property audit, employment and tax audit, due diligence before acquisition of a business, adaptation of your general terms and conditions and sales documentation, manufacturer’s liability, anti-competitive commercial practices – we identify your risks and prepare appropriate solutions.

DEFENDING YOUR RIGHTS

Assessing risks, conducting negotiations, seeking out-of-court solutions, proceeding with litigation.

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Partners
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Expert domains
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returning clients

OUR REWARDS

2018
2019

OUR OFFICES

34 Quai Charles de Gaulle 69463 LYON Cedex 06 - FRANCE Parking P2
paris
44 rue de la Quintinie 75015 PARIS - FRANCE
singapore
150 Cecil Street #03-00 Singapore 069543