UGGC Law Firm advises Avril Group

After raising €1.180 billion from its banking partners this summer, Avril Group now has additional resources to support its growth and diversify its financing sources

Founded in 1983 at the initiative of farmers in order to assure long-term markets for French products, Avril is the leading industrial and finance actor in the French oilseeds and vegetable proteins sector.

Transaction was arranged by Natixis and Société Général, with ING and La Banque Postale as CSR coordinators, with Lazard bank advice, Simons & Simons, and UGGC Law Firm

Legal advice

Avril Group was advised by UGGC Law Firm with Olivier Moriceau, partner

About UGGC Avocats

Founded in 1993, UGGC Avocats is one of the leading independent business law firms in France. UGGC Avocats assists private and public operators. The firm has extensive expertise in legal and tax matters; through its teams and its “family office”, it offers a very large capacity of intervention in France and internationally (Europe, Africa, Asia and South America). UGGC Avocats is positioned as a “client firm” and its approach is based on its ability to mobilize multidisciplinary teams adapted to its clients’ needs. UGGC Avocats is composed of more than 170 lawyers, including 33 partners.