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 > Fusions-acquisitions

Delsol Avocats réunit un large effectif d’environ 26 avocats, répartis entre les bureaux de Paris et Lyon du cabinet. L’équipe assiste une large base de clientèle spécialisée dans de nombreux secteurs. Henri-Louis Delsol, Philippe Dumez, Pierre Gougé, Emmanuel Kaeppelin, Philippe Malikian  et Amaury Nardone codirigent la pratique.

Paris > Private equity > Capital risque et capital développement

Delsol Avocats assiste des start-ups, des sociétés en croissance et des fonds d’investissement. La pratique rassemble plus d’une vingtaine d’avocats, répartis entre les bureaux de Paris et Lyon du cabinet. L’équipe est codirigée par Henri-Louis Delsol, Philippe Dumez, Pierre Gougé, Emmanuel Kaeppelin, Philippe Malikian et Amaury Nardone.