Mayssa Sader is an associate in the Paris office of Latham & Watkins. She advises clients on mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Sader was an associate in the corporate department of a law firm in France.


Ms. Sader's experience includes representing:

  • Ardian in its acquisition of a controlling block in Artefact, a data services company, followed by (i) the launching of a mandatory cash tender offer and squeeze out from Euronext Growth, and (ii) a massive reinvestment of the management (a P2P transaction)
  • TA Associates in its acquisition of DL Software, a leading France-based group of enterprise resource planning software
  • TA Associates and DL Software in their acquisition of Gercop group, a French leading software company specialized in real estate 
  • Extreme Networks Inc. in its acquisition of Ipanema SD-WAN, a subsidiary of Infovista specialized in cloud-management 
  • Veracyte in its acquisition of HalioDx, a French immuno-oncology diagnostics company
  • Aviva Vie in its minority investment in Funecap, a French funeral infrastructure and services company 
  • TA Associates in its acquisition of a 38% stake in V Plus SA, holding company of the Vivacy group, specialized in the development, production and distribution of hyaluronic acid-based products
  • Bridgepoint in its acquisition of CEP, the leading European protection insurance broker 
  • Ardian in its acquisition of a majority stake in the Santé Cie Group, a specialist in home medical assistance 
  • FRAIKIN in its acquisition of VIA Location, long-term rental with or without drivers car rental company 
  • Blablacar in its acquisition of Ouibus, a subsidiary of SNCF, France's leading coach company 

Bar Qualification

  • Avocat (Paris)


  • Postgraduate Degree Business Law, University of Paris I (Pantheon-Sorbonne), 2016
  • Graduate Degree Private Law, Saint Joseph University (Beirut - Lebanon), 2014

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish