Mr Philippe MALIKIAN > Delsol Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Delsol Avocats
75 017 PARIS

Work Department

Corporate - Mergers & Acquisitions


Philippe MALIKIAN is a partner and co-head of the “Corporate Law – Mergers & Acquisitions” Department.

His expertise covers the following areas:

– mergers & acquisitions : advising French and international groups in the framework of national or cross-border sales, acquisitions and restructurings (mergers, demergers, partial asset transfers, etc.),
– private equity / capital risk : advising managers in the framework of LBOs, advising companies or investors in the framework of fundraising operations,
– distressed M&A : advising struggling companies or purchasers in the framework of asset sales ;
– merger & acquisition prelitigation : implementing representations and warranties and shareholders’ agreements,
– stock exchange law : public offerings and managing listed companies,
– joint ventures : structuring, introducing, managing and concluding partnerships, particularly internationally.


Before joining DELSOL Avocats, he worked within the law firms JONES DAY, SULLIVAN & CROMWELL and PINSENT MASONS from 2006 to 2018. He was also seconded to the AXA Group’s Legal Division.


French, English.


Philippe MALIKIAN has a DESS postgraduate qualification in Business Law from PARIS V René DESCARTES University, a DEA postgraduate qualification in Comparative Law from PARIS II PANTHEON-ASSAS University, and a specialist master’s degree in International Law and Management from HEC PARIS.

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Private equity > Capital risque et capital développement

Delsol Avocats dispose d’un large effectif de plus d’une vingtaine d’avocats, basés au sein des bureaux de Paris et Lyon. Le cabinet traite des opérations de capital risque et capital développement, ainsi que des deals LBO. Le cabinet assiste des start-ups, des sociétés en croissance et des investisseurs. La pratique est codirigée par Henri-Louis Delsol, Philippe Dumez, Pierre Gougé, Emmanuel Kaeppelin, Philippe Malikian et Amaury Nardone.

Paris > Fusions-acquisitions

Delsol Avocats dispose de solides ressources avec un effectif rassemblant presque 25 avocats. Le cabinet assiste de nombreuses PMEs et sociétés lyonnaises importantes, ainsi que plusieurs grands comptes français, dont Agora, Assystem, CDC, Crouzet, Domaine Henri REBOURSEAU et EDF. Le cabinet traite des opérations de fusions-acquisitions et de private equity. Henri-Louis Delsol, Philippe Dumez, Pierre Gougé, Emmanuel Kaeppelin, Philippe Malikian  et Amaury Nardone codirigent la pratique.