As part of the strengthening of international cooperation practices between market regulators, the US market regulator, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”), is tending to request the assistance of the French Financial Markets Authority (the Autorité des marchés financiers or “AMF”) more and more frequently and in ever-increasing areas,…
Raphaële François-Poncet is a partner in Baker & McKenzie's Paris office. She handles international and domestic M&A transactions, including tender and exchange offers. Ms. François-Poncet also advises clients on securities law, IPOs and market regulation. She worked in the M&A and Securities Law department of HSD Ernst & Young in Paris before joining Baker & McKenzie SCP, and has previous experience working for Klein Goddard & Associés and Shearman & Sterling.