Benoit - Colson - Ydès - Droit des affaires

Benoît Colson


M&A's - Corporate

04 72 20 12 12


Listed company law, capital markets
Mergers & Acquisitions
Private Equity and capital investment
Spoken languages


Benoît is an associate in the Corporate-Mergers & Acquisitions department.


After various internships in business banks in capital markets during his studies at Lyon business school, Benoît was admitted to the Paris Bar in 2014. Prior to joining Ydès, he gained significant experience in company law and capital markets with the firm Lamy-Lexel, by assisting a French and foreign clientele on various issues (initial public offerings, issuance of complex instruments, corporate governance, directors’ incentives, company transfers).


A bachelor degree in private law from Lyon III Jean Moulin University
A master degree in business law, with a major in company law, from Lyon III Jean Moulin University
An MSc in management from Lyon business school
Bar School exam entry exam preparation at Paris Sorbonne Institute of legal studies
Paris bar entry exam