Internship F/M Corporate/M&A

  • Type of contract: Internship
  • Department: Corporate/M&A
  • Starting date: September 2020
  • End: December 2020

Job description:

Stehlin & Associés is a the leading independent French firms. The lawyers of the Corporate│M & A team have developed recognized competence in Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity.

The firm’s dedicated team works with small, medium and mid-tier sized companies and major groups, financial institutions, investment funds and companies on all aspects of their M&A transactions: external growth, sales/acquisitions of securities or assets, acquisitions of minority and majority shareholdings, company sales and takeovers, joint ventures, etc.

We regularly work on cross-border transactions for foreign clients seeking to invest or set up business in France or on any other transaction that has targeted operations or businesses located or active abroad.

Moereover, the lawyers of the mergers & acquisitions team have a specific expertise in private equity transactions, helping investors (investment funds or companies, business angels), corporate issuers, majority or minority shareholders and management teams for all leveraged transactions (LBO, LMBO, etc.) or fundraising activities (in the start-up/venture capital or development/development capital phases), including for start-ups.

The members of the team are used to implement complex transactions, and they offer tailor-made solutions for each deal based on its specificities regarding governance, the anticipation of exit situations, and possible deadlock situations and how they may be overcome.

Working within the Corporate/M&A department, you shall be involved, alongside our partners and associates on a wide array of transactions, covering a great diversity of sectors, within a dynamic and very friendly team.

Required profile:

You hold a Master 2 in business law / company law, and ideally a Business School or Sciences Po diploma, or an international LL.M obtained abroad, you are currently preparing the CRFPA or are in a gap year.

With good writing skills, you are rigorous and are able to integrate quickly into a team. You will also be appreciated for your commitement, your autonomy and your sense of legal analysis. You have acquired solid knowledge in corporate law and Mergers and Acquisitions. You have already completed internships in Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions and Private Equity in law firms. You are fluent in English in a working environment.

Your main missions shall consist in doing research, drafting briefings and memorandas for clients, providing assistance with Due Diligence, VDD,
as well as Mergers / Acquisitions and Private Equity transactions, drafting corporate contracts, legal monitoring for the Corporate│M & A team and reviewing, as well as drafting legal newsletters.
Please send your application (letter + CV) exclusively by email with the references CYB_2020: