Dany Luu

Associate, Paris

Biography

Overview

Dany Luu is an associate in the Employment & Benefits team of White & Case in Paris.

He specializes in employment and social security law, acting mainly on human resources and day-to-day employment matters for companies and international groups present in France.

His expertise covers both individual and collective matters, from the recruitment of employees to the termination of their employment, including post-termination issues.

His areas of focus include a particular expertise in handling employment issues arising in connection with corporate/M&A transactions and cross-border restructurings, such as the setting up of employee representative bodies, dealing with works councils and unions, as well as the negotiation of collective agreements.

Dany also carries out legal audits and assists clients on litigation and transactional matters before the courts and in administrative proceedings.

Prior to joining White & Case in 2014, Dany acquired experience in public administrations and in several high profile law firms in Paris.

Dany also worked in the Legal & HR department of a major French banking group.

Bars and Courts
Paris Bar
Education
Master's Degree in Labor Law and Employee representation
University of Paris X Nanterre
Languages
French
English

Experience

Gorillas (2022)
Representation of Gorillas, one of the world's largest on-demand grocery delivery companies, on its sale to Getir.

Delta Med Group (2022)
Representation of medical devices company Delta Med Group on the acquisition of infusion medical device companies Pentaferte SAS and Securmed S.p.A.

Blantyre Capital Limited (2022)
Representation of Blantyre Capital Limited on carve-out of OCV Chambéry's reinforced glass production business.

ADVANZ PHARMA (2022)
Representation of ADVANZ PHARMA on its acquisition of the ex-US business of Intercept Pharmaceuticals.

Peugeot Frères (2022)
Representation of Peugeot Frères in connection with the acquisition of Tivoly Group and simplified tender offer.

Bpifrance (2021)
Representation of the French national investment bank Bpifrance on its strategic investment in SEQENS, a worldwide leader in the development and production of active ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates and specialty ingredients.

FCDE (2021)
Representation of FCDE private equity fund (Fonds de Consolidation et de Développement des Entreprises) on the acquisition of Bertin Technologies, a company that specialises in the development and integration of scientific instrument systems.

Apave Group (2021)
Representation of the Apave Group and its shareholder GAPAVE on the investment by PAI Partners, a European private equity firm, in the capital of the Apave Group.

Scotts Miracle-Gro $250m sale (2017)
Representation of the Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (a leading marketer of lawn and garden products) on the $250m sale of their European and Australian consumer operations to Exponent Private Equity LLP.

Faurecia sale of Automotive Exteriors (2016)
Represented Faurecia on the sale of its Automotive Exteriors business to Plastic Omnium. The Automotive Exteriors business supplies a diverse range of products, achieved sales of €2 billion during 2014 and employs 7,700 people across 22 sites in 9 jurisdictions. The transaction is valued at circa €665 million, based on Enterprise Value.

Groupe Casino (2016)
Advising Casino on the creation of a joint central purchasing agency for non-food products with Conforama, one of the major home furnishings retailers in Europe.