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French firm Moquet Borde & Associés is widening its search for an international merger partner.
The firm has entered pre-merger discussions with US firms Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker, Pillsbury Winthrop and Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe.
The Lawyer understands that name partner Dominique Borde made attempts to woo a Wall Street firm before looking at the bigger picture and accepting approaches from across the US. Borde declined to comment.
The French firm recorded a turnover of E17.8m (£12.3m) in 2002.