Séverine BRAVARD

Of Counsel

Séverine BRAVARD


Séverine BRAVARD is a Counsel lawyer in the LYON office’s Corporate Law – Mergers and Acquisitions Department.

She has developed recognized expertise in :

  • mergers and acquisitions, on both the legal and tax aspects
  • national and international restructurings of groups of companies, on both the legal and tax aspects
  • bank financing and banking law.

She practices on behalf of French and foreign companies, as well as for banking pools.

She was elected by her peers as one of the Lawyers of the Year 2018 in “Mergers and Acquisitions Law » and as one of the Lawyers of the year 2020 in “Banking and Finance Law” (“Lawyer of the year” in Lyon) and “Insolvency and Reorganization Law” by Best Lawyers (in partnership with Les Echos).

Séverine BRAVARD graduated from the University of DIJON, where she gained a DESS postgraduate qualification in Taxation, Accounting and Business Law. She also has an International Diploma in European Tax Law from the College of EUROPE.

She first practiced for 2½ years as a tax lawyer in the law firms ARTHUR ANDERSEN and DELOITTE & TOUCHE. Wishing to move into corporate law and equity financing, she joined the Corporate Law – Mergers and Acquisitions Department of DELSOL Avocats in April 2001, first in LYON, then in PARIS, then again in LYON.


Best Lawyers 2021 ranking

DELSOL Avocats is delighted with the individual ranking of 13 of its lawyers in the Best Lawyers 2021 ranking, especially since it reflects the recognition of our peers. Jeanne BOSSI MALAFOSSE Biotechnology and Life Sciences Practice Privacy and Data Security Law Benoît BOUSSIER Construction Law Séverine BRAVARD Banking and Finance Law...


Acquisition of Poncin Métal by Sofimac Régions

DELSOL Avocats was involved in the sale of Rhone-based company Poncin Métal to Sofimac Régions. Sofimac Régions was advised by Emmanuel KAEPPELIN, Séverine BRAVARD and Leslie d’ALASCIO on the fiscal structuring aspects of the deal, and on the bank financing. Poncin Métal is restructuring its capital with the support of two financial investors....


Capitem Partenaires share transfer

DELSOL Avocats advised Capitem Partenaires on its transfer of shares to Novencia Group and to Mr. Arnaud Zilliox. Capitem Partenaires was advised by Frédéric SUBRA and Séverine BRAVARD.