Emil Epp Rechtsanwalt (Attorney at law) in France and Germany, EPP Rechtsanwälte Avocats

Emil Epp

Rechtsanwalt (Attorney at law)

European ERASMUS academic programme

Languages: German (native language),
French, English

Emil Epp Rechtsanwalt (Attorney at law) in France and Germany, EPP Rechtsanwälte Avocats

Expertise in
French Law

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Interview & Press


  • Studied German and French law in Heidelberg and Montpellier
  • Assistant professor and lecturer at the University of Montpellier
  • Practising attorney in law firms in the USA, Germany and France
  • 1994 Foundation of the German-French law firm Emil Epp
  • Founding partner of the company EURO-DROIT SAS and the worldwide network of German-speaking law firms CBBL AG


  • Advising companies from Germany, Austria and Switzerland on the development of distribution structures and the establishment of subsidiaries in France
  • Consulting and expert guidance in the area of mergers & acquisitions (M&A), in joint venture agreements (pacte d’actionnaires/d’associés) in France, in the acquisition of a fonds de commerce, in the execution of due diligence, conducting negotiations and drafting contracts for corporate acquisitions in France
  • Consulting in the context of restructuring French subsidiaries
  • Opening of insolvency proceedings and expert guidance in insolvency proceedings for French subsidiaries
  • Purchase of companies in insolvency in France, negotiations with French insolvency administrators
  • Advising companies on financing projects in France, negotiating with banks for sale-and-leaseback transactions in France, in particular real estate leases
  • Advising banks on the issue of securities (including pledging of shares in France, pledging of fonds de commerce, assignment of claims, cession Dailly)
  • Expert guidance in tax planning (including permanent establishment in France, transfer pricing between Germany, Austria or Switzerland and France)

Speaking Engagements

  • Numerous seminars for medium-sized companies on corporate acquisitions and joint-venture contracts (pacte d’actionnaires) in France, French insolvency law, contractual options for developing sales, options and financial consequences of restructuring French subsidiaries
  • Seminars for German banks on business with France

French Law

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German Law

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