Cécilia Grosjean

Associate, Paris

Biography

Overview

Cécilia Grosjean is an associate in the Employment & Benefits team of White & Case in Paris.

She mainly advises French and foreign companies on employment law issues related to cross-border mergers and acquisitions.

Cecilia also participates in the implementation of corporate reorganizations of companies located in France, in particular through social plans and collective bargaining terminations.

She has developed a particular interest in subjects relating to compensation and internal investigations.

Prior to joining White & Case in 2020, Cecilia worked in court and in international law firms.

She was also a member of the HR Department of a listed French banking group.

Bars and Courts
Paris Bar
Education

Master Degree in Business Law, DJCE

Master in Business Law, Paris II
Panthéon-Assas University
Languages
French
English

Experience

RTL Group (2021)
Representation of RTL Group, Europe's largest broadcaster, on its entry into exclusive negotiations with Groupe TF1, Groupe M6 and Groupe Bouygues to merge the activities of Groupe TF1 and Groupe M6 and create a major French media group.

US$1.6 billion business combination of Colonnade Acquisition Corp. with Ouster, Inc., (2020)
Advising Colonnade Acquisition Corp. (NYSE: CLA), a SPAC, in its US$1.6 billion business combination with Ouster, Inc., a leading provider of high-resolution digital lidar sensors for the industrial automation, smart infrastructure, robotics, and automotive industries.

Investment in smartTrade Technologies and Septeo group by Hg Capital (2020)
Advising Hg in connection with its investment in Septeo group, a leading system software editor dedicated to legal professions, real estate managers and in-house counsels headquartered in France.

Acquisition of shares by Argus Media (2020)
Advising Argus Media Ltd. in the context of the acquisition of 100% of the share capital and voting rights of the French group Agritel.