The d&a Corporate department advises French and foreign companies in structuring and implementing strategic and complex projects, particularly in the field of blockchain and Web3.
d&a partners has developed a leading expertise in the structuring of projects led by tech companies operating in a highly regulated environment.
The Corporate department’s lawyers are regularly involved in venture capital transactions, in equity, token, or hybrid transactional contexts, often combining several of these instruments, via SAFEs (BSA-AIR), Simple Agreements for Future Tokens (SAFTs), or token warrants.
The firm is also specialised in the structuring of non-regulated investment vehicles, such as “Other FIAs” (Autres FIAs), which intersects both corporate and investment fund law.
d&a partners is highly experienced in all aspects of these operations: drafting and negotiating of term sheets, investments protocols, shareholders’ agreements, and issuance of complex securities (share warrants, SAFEs, BSA ratchet, convertible bonds, etc).
Similarly, the Corporate department is regularly involved in structuring management and employee profit-sharing schemes (AGA, BSPCE, BSA) or in advising said schemes in setting up token-based profit sharing schemes.
In addition, the Corporate department has a proven track record of success in mergers and acquisitions, assisting families, founders, managers and investors in the implementation of legal audits and the drafting and negotiation of all accompanying acquisition documents.
For companies experiencing difficulties in their restructuring efforts, our lawyers are there to assist them in implementing preventive procedures be they ad hoc mandate or conciliation, or collective procedures such as safeguard, recovery or liquidation.