Firm ranking in Corporate finance and M&A disputes

  • Option Droit & Affaires

Laude Esquier Champey is ranked among the best M&A dispute resolution law firms (pre-acquisition, post-acquisition, shareholder disputes, calling sellers’ warranties, price adjustments) (4*)

Ranking dispute resolution law firms


  • Legal 500 Paris

Laude Esquier Champey ranks among the best firms in commercial litigation and corporate law disputes (Tier 3).

Laude Esquier Champey  provides ‘high-quality service through a closely tailored approach.’ The firm is ‘highly diligent, responds rapidly and proposes effective solutions.’ The lawyers ‘are very available and perfectly command their legal area.’ The team manages a substantial and diverse caseload including shareholder disputes, commercial litigation, and insolvency-related proceedings. The firm represented Neoen in a dispute with Areva pertaining to the sale of industrial sites. Olivier Laude is ‘highly responsive and offers pragmatic and tailored solutions’, is ‘very open-minded, quickly understands a file and masters the French language remarkably well.’ Richard Esquier and Victor Champey are also involved on matters.”


  • Legal 500 EMEA

Laude Esquier Champey is ranked among the best commercial litigation law firms (Tier 2).

« Litigation boutique Laude Esquier Champey brings together a large 14-lawyer team able to handle a variety of disputes. The firm is appointed by leading French and international corporations, including high-profile luxury goods brands, as well top insurers and investment funds. It handles sensitive commercial disputes, as well as bankruptcy and insurance-coverage related cases. The practice is also in charge of major shareholders’ conflicts and corporate litigation cases. Co-heads of practice  Olivier Laude, Victor Champey and Richard Esquier are highly recommended. »