Mr Cédric Fischer > FTMS Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

FTMS Avocats
75008 PARIS

Work Department

Business Litigation and Arbitration




Cédric Fischer is a founding Partner of FTMS where he heads the Litigation and Arbitration Department.

Since 1981, Cedric Fischer has been involved in arbitration, pre-litigation and litigation.

Thanks to a solid experience and a specific qualification in sophisticated and complex litigation, he assists companies – notably industrial companies – in the resolution of pre-litigation or litigation disputes before national courts or through arbitration.

In the recent years, Cédric Fischer has led a dozen international arbitrations (Uncitral, ICSID, CCJA, CCI, CMAP) as Counsel.


French, English


Member of the Paris Bar Council (Conseil de l’Ordre) (2004-2006),

Secretary of the Paris Bar Council (Conseil de l’Ordre) (2006),

Member of the Ethics Committee (2005), Cédric Fischer was also a member of the Board of the French School for Magistrates (Ecole Nationale de la Magistrature) (2006-2014).

Member of the International Association of Lawyers


  • Postgraduate degree (DEA) in Real Estate, Urban and Rural Law (University of Paris II Panthéon Assas)
  • Master of Laws (Maîtrise) in Judicial Careers

Lawyer Rankings

France > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

FTMS Avocats‘ team is capable of handling a large variety of cases, representing French and international companies, including several major industrial groups and French banks, in shareholders’ conflicts, commercial disputes and product liability cases pertaining to industrial equipment. The practice also has particular know-how managing mass claims disputes on behalf of French banks that are being sued regarding their financial products. The team is also active in complex international proceedings. The practice is co-headed by Cédric Fischer and Tristan Dupré de Puget, and banking and financial litigation experts Marc Henry and Silvestre Tandeau de Marsac.