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Maxime Molkhou


CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats
2 rue Ancelle
92522 Neuilly-sur-Seine
Languages French, English

Maxime Molkhou is an expert in public projects, in the infrastructure, transportation, energy and mining sectors, mainly in Francophone Africa.

In this respect, he assists both public and private clients in the study, development and implementation of their projects, both in award and performance phases.

His main sectors of intervention are transportation, energy, infrastructure and mining, notably in Senegal and Guinea Conakry. In addition, Maxime regularly assists clients before the courts in contentious matters.

Maxime joined the Paris office of CMS Francis Lefebvre as a Senior Associate of the Africa department in 2019.

Before joining the firm, Maxime worked as a Senior associate in the Public Law & Projects department of DLA Piper in Paris (2015-2019), and previously, he worked at UGGC Avocats (2012-2015).

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Relevant experience

  • Senior Associate, CMS Francis Lefebvre, Africa Practice, 2019-
  • Senior Associate, DLA Piper France, Public Law & Projects, 2015-2019
  • Lawyer then Associate, UGGC Avocats, Public Law, 2012-2015
  • Lawyer, Bird & Bird, Public Law, 2011-2012
  • Trainee, Bird & Bird, Public Law, 2010
  • Trainee, Council of State, Public Law, 2009
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  • Paris Bar Certificate, November 2013
  • LL.M, University of California, 2011
  • Master II in Public Business Law, University Paris II Panthéon-Assas, 2010
  • Master I in Public Law, University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, 2009
  • University Language Degree of Common Law, University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, 2009
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  • Member of the Hauts-de-Seine Bar, 2019-
  • Member of the International Bar Association, 2016-
  • Member of the Paris Bar, 2014-2019
  • Trainings in Public Law, Association nationale de formation du personnel hospitalier, 2015-
  • President of the Association of the Master of Public Business Law of Paris II Assas University (2009-2011)
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  • Insolvency Proceedings and Public Procurement Contracts, with F. Lepron, Le Moniteur, special edition, 2014, 40 p.
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