Elisabeth Sandret-Renard | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Elisabeth Sandret-Renard

Associate, Paris

Overview

Elisabeth Sandret-Renard joined the Paris office of White & Case in September 2014 as an associate in the Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions department.

She specializes in domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions and corporate law. She advises companies and investors on corporate transactions including mergers, acquisitions, investments, joint ventures and restructurings.

Prior to joining White & Case in Paris, Elisabeth was an associate in the M&A departments of a French and an international high profile law firm in Paris. She also worked in the Moscow office of a major French law firm in 2009.

Bars and Courts

  • Paris Bar

Education

  • CAPA
  • Post-Master's Degree in Business and Tax Law (DJCE), University of Cergy Pontoise
  • LLM, University of Cologne
  • UAE University
  • Master's degree in French and German Law, University Paris-I Panthéon-Sorbonne and University of Cologne

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German

Experience

Caisse des Dépôts on acquisition of Austerlitz Project, ongoing

Represented Caisse des Dépôts on its acquisition of the Austerlitz Project from AltaFund, the office investment fund managed by French REIT Altarea Cogedim.

Guilaume Dauphin, 2016

Representation of Guillaume Dauphin in the sale of Ecore-GDE, recycling company.

Smartbox acquisition of Wish Days, 2016

Representation of Smartbox Group Limited, company operating in the tourism and the gift boxes sector, among others, in the acquisition of 100% of the stock capital of Wish Days, Italian company operating on the Italian market in the gift boxes sector.

Orange acquisition of stake in Groupama Banque, 2016

Representation of Orange, one of the world's leading telecommunications operators, on its acquisition of 65 percent stake in Groupama Banque, which will become Orange Bank.

Caisse des Dépôts on acquisition of Austerlitz Project, 2016

Represented Caisse des Dépôts on its acquisition of the Austerlitz Project from AltaFund, the office investment fund managed by French REIT Altarea Cogedim.

Smart & Co, 2016

Advising Smart & Co Group in connection with the acquisition of Dakota Editions.

CBRE sale of commercial centers, 2015

Advising CBRE in connection with the €1.3 billion sale of ten commercial centers in France and in Belgium, previously owned by CBRE Retail Property Fund France Belgium (RPFFB), to a consortium comprising China Investment Corporation and AEW.

Starwood Capital Group, 2014

Advising Starwood Capital Group with a legal vendor due diligence as part of the  €1.3 billion sale of Groupe du Louvre and Louvre Hotels Group to Shanghai Jin Jiang International Hotels Development Co. Ltd, in 2014.

CEE Management GmbH acquisition, 2016

Representation of Hamburg-based investment company CEE Management GmbH (CEE) on the acquisition of three open space solar parks in France from 123Venture Group and Solairedirect SA. CEE develops, builds, acquires and operates power plants for the production of electricity and heat from renewable energy sources. With this acquisition, CEE's photovoltaic portfolio grows to a total of 24 parks with a total capacity of 235 MW.