Across Borders

At the heart of globalisation

Altana Stratégie Internationale

Altana intensifies its international development year after year, taking on cases under multiple jurisdictions with complex and cross-border issues at stake.

Our independence allows us to select the partner firms best suited to meet the unique expectations of each client and the complexities of each case from across the globe.

While we act regularly on behalf of clients in Europe, North America and North Africa, Altana is  particularly focused on Asia where we assist an established clientele in Japan, South Korea and China.

Distinctions & awards


    • Altana – Best Law Firm (Construction Law)
    • Julien Balensi
    • Louis des Cars
    • Guillaume Forbin
    • Philippe Goossens
    • Marie Hindré
    • Michel Jockey
    • Valérie Lafarge-Sarkozy
    • Christophe Lapp (Lawyer of the Year, Construction)
    • Cédric Meiller
    • François Muller
    • Mathieu Rambaud
    • Frank Valentin
    • Pierre-Gilles Wogue

  • Chambers Europe 2019

    • Restructuring / Insolvency

    “Strong team advising companies on a range of domestic and cross-border distressed M&A and debt restructuring deals. One source appreciates the “full involvement of the team as well as the lawyers’ high level of skill in all technical and legal areas.”

  • Décideurs 2019 [Leaders League]

    Commercial Litigation

    • Leading (Band 1)

  • Décideurs 2019  [Leaders League]

    Distribution Law

    • Leading (Band 1)

  • Décideurs 2019 [Leaders League]

    Construction et Contentieux de la construction

    • Leading (Band 1)

  • Chambers Global 2019

    • Intellectual Property

    “Frank Valentin of Altana often represents clients in copyright and trade mark issues at the French and European level, as well as patent infringement matters. He is particularly active in the IT and life sciences sectors.


Across borders

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Altana serves its French clients abroad as well as its foreign clients in France

  • Germany
  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • Spain
  • Finland
  • France
  • Italy
  • Luxembourg
  • Netherlands
  • Romania
  • United-Kingdom
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • China
  • South Korea
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Hong Kong
  • Israel
  • Japan
  • Lebanon
  • Macao
  • Russia
  • Argentina
  • Canada
  • United-States
  • South Africa
  • Algeria
  • Guinea
  • Morocco
  • Sierra Leone
  • Tunisia
  • International arbitration

    Abu Dhabi: a Lebanese company in an arbitration ag...

  • Business litigation

    The United States: several subsidiaries of America...

  • Mergers-acquisitions

    Denmark: a French company listed on Euronext in th...

  • Mergers-acquisitions


  • International arbitration


    Abu Dhabi: a Lebanese company in an arbitration against an English company concerning the construction of a pipeline in Abu Dhabi.

  • Business litigation


    The United States: several subsidiaries of American banks and companies in the context of litigation relating to “CEO scams”.

  • Mergers-acquisitions


    Denmark: a French company listed on Euronext in the context of a cross-border merger with a Danish company listed on Nasdaq OMX, the first merger between two listed companies under the aegis of the 2005 directive on cross-border mergers.

  • Mergers-acquisitions


    ALTANA ADVISES THE AMERICAN GROUP BANDSINTOWN IN THE SALE OF THE CELLFISH GROUP •Seller : Bandsintown Media LLC •Legal Counsel : Altana (Jean-Nicolas Soret / Fabien Pouchot) •Financial Consel : Wagram Corporate Finance (Daniel Giroux / Christophe Tymen) •Purchaser : Aspin Management / Perfectis / HLD Europe •Legal Counsel : Gide (Anne Tolila / Paul Jourdan-Nayrac) •Financial Consel : Exelmans •Bank : Bank of America •Legal Counsel : Jeantet (Jean-François Adelle / François Poirier) •Managers •Legal Counsel : Balthazar Associés (Véronique Lacarelle) •Financial Consel : Scotto & Associés (Jérémie Jausserand)