Samuel Bourg | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Samuel Bourg

Associate, Paris

T +33 1 55 04 17 07

E sbourg@whitecase.com

Overview

Samuel Bourg joined the Paris office of White & Case in July 2014 as an associate in the Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions department.

He is involved in corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity and other general corporate or real estate law projects. He regularly advises French and foreign companies on the acquisition, development and financing of retail and office properties in Europe as well as commercial and corporate finance transactions, corporate reorganization, involving both listed and non-listed companies.

Prior to joining White & Case, Samuel worked at another international high profile law firms in Paris in corporate and commercial contracts departments as well as for public administrations.

Bars and Courts

  • Paris Bar

Education

  • LLM, London School of Economics
  • Master's Degree, European Law, University of Rennes I
  • Bachelor's Degree, Law, Université de Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne
  • Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan

Languages

  • English
  • French

Experience

Advising CNP Assurances, Cardif and Aviva Investors for their participations in the emergency housing fund managed by Ampère Gestion, 2017

Representation of institutional investors in connection with their participation in the most important French real estate investment fund dedicated to emergency and social housing and managed by Ampère Gestion.

Advising Caisse des dépôts (CDC) for its participation in the tourism development fund, 2016

Representation of Caisse des dépôts (CDC) in connection with their participation in the tourism development fund created together with Foncière des Murs.

Lyon and Nice Airports, 2016

Representation of a bidding consortium in connection with the process for privatization of the Companies Aéroports de la Côte d'Azur and the Aéroports de Lyon in France.

Acquisition of the Keter Group by BC Partners Ltd and the Public Sector Pension Investment Board, 2016

Acquisition by BC Partners and the Public Sector Pension Investment Board of a majority stake in the Keter Group, the world's largest producer of quality resin consumer products, from the Sagol family.

Sale of 10 shopping malls, 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.

Sale an office property in Greater Paris, 2015

Advising AEW Europe, as asset manager and Curzon Capital as owner in connection with the sale of an office property located in Greater Paris, to a joint-venture including Inovalis Real Estate Investment Trust and the Korean fund IGIS, for an all-in-cost of approximately €90 million.

Sale of Groupe du Louvre and Louvre Hotels Group, 2014

Advising Starwood Capital Group in connection 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.

Advising CNP Assurances, Cardif, Malakoff Médéric, Aviva Investors, ERAFP and SMABTP for their participations in the intermediate housing fund managed by Ampère Gestion, 2014

Advising institutional investors in connection with the setting up of the most important French real estate fund dedicated to intermediate housing (Fonds de Logement Intermédiaire) with a total commitment in equity of more than 500 million euros.