Alexis Chahid-Nouraï

Alexis Chahid-Nouraï is one of the four partners leading the Corporate/M&A practice of Aramis. His activities range from mergers and acquisitions deals, including by way of tender offers, to equity capital markets transactions (IPOs, equity or equity-linked securities issuances). He is also an expert of French company law or securities law questions. Prior to joining Aramis in 2010, he practiced with the Paris office of Clifford Chance as an associate between 1999 and 2004 then with the French boutique Brandford-Griffith & Associés, as an associate from 2004 to 2007 and as a partner from 2008.


  • Counsel to the fund SPI – Sociétés de projets industriels, managed by Bpifrance Investissement for the purposes of its investment in Forsee Power
  • Counsel to the funds SPI – Sociétés de projets industriels and BEI – Sociétés de projets industriels, managed by Bpifrance Investissement in relation to their investment in Metex Noovista with Metabolic Explorer
  • Legal adviser to the Aalberts group in the sale of Nowak (lost wax precision casting unit) to investment funds managed by Siparex
  • Counsel to Unique Heritage Media for the purposes of the group’s refinancing with reinvestment by the founder and the funds managed by Entrepreneur Venture Gestion, and a new investment made by funds managed by 123 Investment Management
  • Legal adviser to the partners of Siltea in the sale of the company’ share capital to the Talan group
  • Counsel to the Ariane family office in the acquisition of Ponthier
  • Legal adviser to the reference shareholders,  managers and the target company in relation to the blocks purchase and tender offer on Astellia (listed on Euronext Growth) conducted by Exfo
  • Counsel to the founder and shareholders of the Valtus group, for the purposes of the OBO transaction on the group with funds managed by Initiative & Finance
  • Counsel to SBB in the reorganisation of their joint-venture RailEurope with SNCF
  • Legal adviser to Safti Group (listed on Euronext Growth) and its reference shareholder in the context of the structuring and implementation of withdrawal offer and squeeze-out procedure on the Safti group shares
  • Legal adviser to Hager in connection with its investment in Bluelinea (listed on Euronext Growth)
  • Counsel to Unique Heritage Media for the purposes of the acquisition of Fleurus Presse
  • Legal adviser to Hapsis in relation to the disposal of its consulting business to Solucom
  • Counsel to Henry Schein in connection with the acquisition of the entire share capital of BDS Dental Dépôt, a distributor a dental equipments in the east of France
  • Counsel to Henry Schein for the purposes of the acquisition of the French dental distribution business of the Sirona group
  • Legal adviser to the Eurenco group in relation to the disposal of the industrial site of Vihtavuori in Finland to the Nammo group
  • Counsel to SNPE in connection with the share capital increase of Eurenco, in an amount of EUR 95 Million, via contributions in kind and cash contributions
  • Counsel to Roxel for the purposes of the disposal of its business of ramjet design and manufacturing to the benefit of MBDA
  • Counsel to Ariane in relation to the acquisition of Groupe Doge, a company specialised in coaching and assessment
  • Counsel to Agitation des Sens (Ariane group) in connection with its strategic partnership with Etablissements Michel Ruiz in the sector of ice creams and desserts
  • Counsel to sellers and management in relation to the sale of Emailvision, listed on Alternext, to the American investment fund Francisco Partners, by way of block trades and standing market offer
  • Counsel to Ariane, in relation to its acquisition of the PCB Création group, major player in the food decorations design and production sector, from its founders
  • Counsel to Wireless Telecom in relation to the sale of the French assets of its ?test and measure instruments? worldwide business to the Aeroflex group

Capital Markets

  • Counsel to Safti Groupe for the purposes of the flotation transfer from the OTC market to the Alternext market (with an offer to the public)
  • Counsel to Eurinnov in connection with its IPO on the Marché libre (OTC market)
  • Counsel to Merci Plus Groupe in relation to its IPO on the Alternext market


Paris II Panthéon-Assas University, DESS in intellectual property (1996) and master of laws, company and tax laws (1995)
Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne University, lessons of DESS in company and tax laws (1997)