Darrois Villey Maillot Brochier is widely recognized as one of the leading business law firms in France. Founded in 1987, DVMB remains an independent and specialized law firm with over 75 lawyers (partners and associates). It is focused on providing sophisticated and l legal advice in various area of expertise: corporate law, competition law, public law and regulation, litigation, financing, tax.
From its inception in 1987, our firm has established a pre-eminent position in these related practice areas through its consistent involvement in a majority of the major public M&A transactions in France, including landmark privatizations and contested takeovers, as well as in the resolution of high-profile business disputes. In the process, partners at the firm have been actively involved in shaping the law of the market for corporate control in France. In this respect, partners of the firm are considered thought leaders in our areas of core expertise, publishing and speaking widely, and being frequently consulted by regulators in the context of regulatory reform.