Marie-Laure de Cordovez joined the firm in 1990 after beginning her career in the litigation department of a major French finance company. She heads the Private Equity/ M&A/ Capital Market/ Corporate Department since 1997, and jointly with Olivier Cognard since 2007.

Marie-Laure de Cordovez has a strong expertise in Private Equity (development and venture capital, management packages) and in stock exchange law (IPOs, regulations, PIPE). Marie-Laure de Cordovez also gives assistance to listed or non-listed companies in mergers & acquisitions and complex corporate reorganizations. She also gives advice to clients with respect to incentive plans matters (stock options, BSPCE, etc.). Moreover, Marie-Laure de Cordovez published several articles on these subjects.

The Private Equity group she heads has been regularly awarded as one of the best in France.

Marie-Laure de Cordovez holds a Post-graduate specialized diploma in Industrial Property Law (CEIPI, Strasbourg Law School) and a Master’s degree in Business Law (Strasbourg Law School). She is a member of the Paris bar since 1992.