François Buthiau

François Buthiau was admitted to the Paris Bar in 2006. He is a graduate of the Institute of Political Studies of Paris (“SciencesPo Paris”) and of the University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas (DESS/DJCE in business law and tax).

After a first experience in corporate law, François Buthiau specialised in commercial and civil litigation as well as in criminal law (white-collar defence and general criminal law). Accordingly, he primarily worked for Linklaters LLP (corporate law), Holman Fenwick LLP (commercial litigation and arbitration) and Soulez Larivière and Partners (criminal law) before founding the Buthiau & Simoneau law firm.

Florian Simoneau

Florian Simoneau was admitted to the Paris Bar in 2009. He is a graduate of the ESSEC business school and of the University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas (DESS/DJCE in business law and tax).

Before founding the Buthiau & Simoneau law firm, Florian Simoneau worked for the American law firm Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New-York and Paris.