François Leloup's practice is focused on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, group restructurings and related corporate transactions.
François Leloup is one of eight partners on the firm's global partnership committee (the main governance body of White & Case). François served as head of the firm's M&A practice for the EMEA region from 2008 to 2013.
Noted by respected industry publications as a leading practitioner in his field, he offers clients the benefit of over twenty-five years' legal experience. During this time, François has worked on major projects in an array of industries, handling intricately structured cross-border deals.
François' wide sector knowledge, combined with his significant international track record, enables him to help clients to structure and execute transactions regardless of their scale or multijurisdictional complexity.
François' representative client portfolio in France includes major funds such as The Carlyle Group and renowned corporate companies such as Publicis.
François has also lectured on corporate law and mergers and acquisitions at HEC Paris, which is regularly ranked as one of the best business schools in Europe.