Mr Didier Malka > Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
2 RUE DE LA BAUME
75008 PARIS
France

Work Department

Litigation

Position

Partner

Career

Didier joined Weil, Gotshal & Manges in 2010 as a partner in charge of the Litigation Department.

He has extensive experience of strategic disputes for major clients in both domestic and cross-border environment, including commercial litigation, shareholder’s disputes, post-acquisition disputes, international arbitration, white collar defense and compliance matters.

Our fully integrated Paris dispute resolution team is highly regarded in the French market and has expertise and experience in advising clients across all forms of dispute resolution, in addition to working with our practices to provide clients with one-stop, multidisciplinary legal support

The team advise on, manage and conduct all aspects of corporate and commercial disputes, from strategic advice during the early stages of negotiations, to courtroom and arbitration advocacy, compliance with regulatory regimes, internal investigations and investigations brought by regulatory authorities

Languages

French, English

Memberships

Paris Bar since 1996

Education

DEA in a business law

Lawyer Rankings

France > Dispute resolution: Stock market litigation

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP represents companies and CEOs in AMF investigations. Corporate partners Claude Serra and Yannick Piette, as well as litigator Didier Malka are the key contacts.

France > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

(Leading individuals: Corporate and commercial litigation)

Didier MalkaWeil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP frequently secures roles on major landmark cases. Headed by Didier Malka, the practice is retained by some of France’s largest companies, as well as international organisations and leading investment funds to handle financial, corporate, securities and commercial disputes. The practice has recently been involved in a high-profile shareholder conflict and manages a significant volume of major M&A disputes. The six-lawyer team also deals with strategic commercial litigation and is also defending a client facing mass litigation proceedings from former employees. In addition, the practice is increasingly retained to act in international corruption and money laundering cases connected with domestic and international investigations. The firm also handles some arbitration work.

Paris > Résolution des litiges > Contentieux boursier

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP représente des entreprises et des dirigeants dans le cadre d’enquêtes AMF. Sont recommandés Claude Serra et Yannick Piette qui sont des spécialistes des opérations de fusions-acquisitions, ainsi que l’avocat de contentieux Didier Malka.

Paris > Résolution des litiges > Contentieux commercial et de droit des sociétés

(Les grands avocats du marché: Contentieux commercial et de droit des sociétés)

Didier MalkaWeil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP est régulièrement mandaté dans des litiges de tout premier plan. Dirigée par Didier Malka, l’équipe agit pour le compte de grandes entreprises françaises, ainsi que des sociétés internationales et de grands fonds d’investissement dans la gestion de leurs contentieux financiers, boursiers et commerciaux. Le cabinet est fréquemment impliqué dans des conflits d’actionnaires à très forts enjeux et gère un important volant de litiges portant sur des fusions-acquisitions. L’équipe, qui réunit six avocats, assure aussi la défense d’une société faisant l’objet de nombreuses procédures initiées par d’anciens employés. Elle intervient enfin de manière croissante dans des dossiers de corruption internationale et de blanchiment dans le cadre d’enquêtes conduites par des autorités françaises ou internationales. Elle gère aussi quelques dossiers d’arbitrage.