My Linh Vu-Grégoire advises corporate and private equity clients on pan-European mergers, takeovers and takeover defenses, corporate governance, and restructurings.
My Linh recently acted as Special International Counsel to Nexteer Automotive on its successful Hong Kong IPO. She advised Electricité de France (EDF) on its takeover of Edison S.p.A. valued at approximately €4 billion and the establishment of EDF's €1 billion LNG terminal in Dunkerque, France. She advised The Sherwin-Williams Company in its acquisition of Becker Acroma SAS, a Swedish company with activities in more than 20 countries. She also has advised a New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) listed company on a dual listing and a potential exchange offer (OPE) with a French CAC-40 company, a CAC-40 company on the potential tender offer of an Australian-listed company, a U.S. private equity client on its potential tender offer for a French CAC-40, an Asian client on its proposed stake in a French CAC-40 with cross-shareholdings, and a NYSE-listed company on its dual listing on the Euronext and contemplated unsolicited offer for a German company listed on the Deutsche Börse. In 2003, when My Linh acted as interim general counsel for a NYSE-listed company, she led the acquisition of a Toronto Stock Exchange-listed company. My Linh's private equity clients include Grosvenor Capital, Aurora Capital, H.I.G. Capital, and Platinum Equity.
She is a founding member and current director of Helen Keller International Europe, a nonprofit organization dedicated to blindness prevention and reducing malnutrition.
- July 25, 2014
Jones Day Regional Energy Conference, International Implications of the Marcellus and Utica Shale
- June 7, 2012
Jones Day Chicago 2012 MCLE University
- February 23, 2010
2010 Speaker Series: Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, and Europe
- University of Connecticut (J.D. 1994; William Davis Fellow); Trinity College (B.A. with honors in Political Science 1991)
- Connecticut, New York, and Paris Bars
Cited as a top M&A lawyer in France and as one of the top energy lawyers in France by The Legal 500 EMEA
Cited by Chambers Global and Chambers Europe as a foreign Corporate/M&A expert in France and Germany
Cited among the best lawyers in energy in France by Chambers Europe (2017)
- Student Clerk to Justice Robert Callahan, Connecticut Supreme Court (1993)
- English, French, Vietnamese