French qualified lawyer
Paul Messié is a French qualified lawyer admitted to the Paris Bar.
His practice is primarily focused on corporate law, merger and acquisition and classic and innovative funds raising (venture capital and initial coin offerings).
During his career, Paul Messié practiced at Norton Rose Fulbright LLP in Paris and at Ginestié Magellan Paley-Vincent in Hong-Kong. He also worked at Shearman & Sterling LLP and Veil Jourde in Paris.
He is a native French speaker and is fluent in English.
- Advised Umalis Group, a salary porting group listed on Euronext Paris, with respect to its share capital increase by setting-off receivables and admission of the new shares to trading on Euronext Paris
- Advised LyondellBasell, a group specializing in petrochemicals, in connection with the sale of its subsidiary SN2A to Orion Engineered Carbons group
- Advised the founders of the French start-up Meilleure Visite SAS, providing SaaS solutions for virtual tours, in connection with the sale of their equity to the listed Japanese group, Ricoh
- Advised Liberty House Group, leader in the metal industry, in the context of its takeover of industrial assets sold by AR Industries
MSc in Management (EM Lyon Business School)
Post Graduate Degree in Companies Law (Paris Dauphine University)
Graduate Degree in Business Law (University Paris XI)