Yves Ardaillou


Bar Association : Paris (since 1991)

Professional languagesEnglish, Italian

Capabilities : mergers and acquisitions, private equity, equity investments, litigation, arbitration

Specific knowledge : Shareholder pact, acquisitions, divestitures and international mergers, joint ventures, stock market litigation, insolvency proceedings and restructuring

Yves Ardaillou is a graduate of the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (Masters in International Business Law, DEA in English and North American Business Law) and of the University of Paris V Malakoff (DESS in Juriste d'Affaires Internationales ).

Before joining Ginestié Magellan Paley-Vincent, Yves Ardaillou worked at Jeantet & Associés in the Paris and New-York offices, then was a partner for 19 years at Bersay & Associés.

Member of the International Bar Association

The Point

2023 - Corporate Law, and Mergers & Acquisitions | Yves Ardaillou

Law awards

2022 - Commercial Law & Commercial Contracts | bronze trophy

Best Lawyer

2024 - Arbitration & Mediation : Yves Ardaillou

2024 - Private Equity Law : Yves Ardaillou

2023 - Private Equity Law : Yves Ardaillou

2023 - Arbitration and Mediation: Yves Ardaillou


Private equity : Law firms in development capital and LBOs, the majority of which involves companies of less than 50 million euros: recommended practitioners *: Yves Ardaillou