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Mayer Brown advised the founders of La Compagnie Boutique Airline, a new French business-class-only scheduled airline

22 July 2014

Paris - Mayer Brown assisted the founders in the creation of La Compagnie Boutique Airline, a French company specialized in business-class flights between Paris and New-York.

The Company, which just launched a service between Paris (CDG) and New York (Newark), offers a business-class-only service at very competitive rates. For a optimal user experience, the aircrafts are fitted with a set of equipment designed to offer unique comfort: A cabin fitted with 74 seats, a fully digitalized flight experience, cosmetics from the brand Caudalie and menus devised by famous French Chef.

Along with each flight, a set of premium services will also be provided, as bulky luggage accepted free of charge, access to exclusive lounges in the airports and a personalized taxi service.

Mayer Brown advised La Compagnie’s founders with regards to the creation and structuring of the company, the fundraising and the rental of its two first aircrafts.

The Mayer Brown team included:

  • Matthieu de Varax (partner in charge of Mayer Brown’s aviation department) and Marc-Alexandre Tremblay (associate)
  • Emily Pennec (partner) and Ségolène Dufetel (associate) with regards to corporate aspects
  • Laurent Borey (partner) and Nathalie Jacquart (associate) with regards to tax aspects.

Media Contact

  • Director of Administration, Paris

Related Information

  • Related People
    Emily Pennec
    T 33 1 53 53 51 65
    Ségolène Dufétel
    T +33 1 53 53 43 43
    Laurent Borey
    T +33 1 53 53 51 87
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