David Malcoiffe

Partner Bird & Bird France


David is a leading corporate lawyer advising on mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures and private equity transactions.

David is a partner in the Corporate Group in our Paris and Lyon offices.

With training and expertise in both corporate and tax law, David has extensive experience in advising purchasers/sellers in national and international M&A transactions. He also advises investment funds and start-up companies in private equity and venture capital transactions, including the drafting and negotiation of term sheets, share/asset purchase agreements, investment and shareholders’ agreements, joint venture and merger agreements and the coordination and undertaking of (cross border) due diligence procedures.

In addition, David regularly advises clients on corporate reorganisations and assists companies and managers with laws of corporation and corporate governance matters.

He is a regular speaker at seminars regarding corporate and tax laws, including those held by the Chartered Accountant Association.

David holds a Masters in Business law from the University of Lyon III, a Masters in Tax law from the University of Dijon, a Masters in European Tax law from the Universities of Dijon and Brussels and a Masters in Business, Tax and Accounting laws from the University of Dijon.

He is fluent in French and English.

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