Philippe Métais

Philippe Métais

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Philippe Métais is head of the Paris Litigation Practice. He focuses on business law litigation and has extensive experience in handling complex and substantial disputes involving banks, corporates and other business organizations. He also has a wealth of experience in handling restructuring and insolvency matters. Philippe has represented banks and their defeasance structures in complex litigation designed to limit bank losses and pursue the liability of the borrowing corporations or their managers. In this regard, Philippe has overseen multiple actions filed in both civil and criminal courts. He also has broad experience in litigation involving the enforcement of foreign and domestic judgments. Philippe also represents clients in alternative dispute resolution procedures or in arbitration. In particular, he obtained a favorable arbitral award for a client in an arbitration procedure concerning the validity of a shareholders’ agreement. In the field of bankruptcy law, Philippe regularly assists creditors, debtors and investors in connection with pre-insolvency proceedings (mandat ad hoc, conciliation) or bankruptcies (safeguard, reorganization proceedings), and companies interested in the purchase of assets belonging to companies that are subject to bankruptcy proceedings. Philippe is highly ranked by the leading legal benchmarking directories. In the 2012 edition of Chambers Global, he is praised for his "prowess in banking and insolvency litigation." He is also described as having a "worthy reputation in the French restructuring market" and is praised by clients for the "sound litigation tactics he brings to the table and his robust strategic approach."

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