François Lefort specializes in mergers and acquisitions and business transfers. He advises entrepreneurs, industrial companies and private equity firms.
Having a particular interest for Eastern Europe countries, and especially for Poland, François Lefort takes part in contractual and investments issues as part of Franco-Polish deals.
His academic background focused on two streams: law (French Bar exam (“CAPA”) and advanced university degrees in taxation and business law – DESS/DJCE) and business (EDHEC Business School, Masters in management, specialization in Finance and Control Management), providing him with solid knowledge and expertise in the field of business consulting (legal, accounting and finance).
After an international Bar exchange in Poland, François Lefort spent the main part of his career in the firm, first as an associate. Then, he joined Bignon Lebray & Associés before returning to Ginestié Magellan Paley-Vincent as Counsel in September 2012 and became a partner in January 2015.
He speaks English and Polish.