Mr Marc Henry > FTMS Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

FTMS Avocats
75008 PARIS

Work Department

Banking-Finance and Business Litigation & Arbitration




Marc Henry has been a lawyer for over 30 years. After practicing as Partner in international structures (Lovells, then Hughes Hubbard), he joined FTMS in 2018. He has always specialised in business litigation and arbitration and has developed a particular expertise in Banking and Finance Law, Compliance Law, Liability and Contract Law, Corporate Law (shareholder disputes and post-M&A litigations) and Collective Procedures Law. Marc Henry also has an in-depth expertise in arbitration proceedings, in which he acts as both counsel and arbitrator.
He teaches Arbitration in several programmes (Masters 2) of the Universities of Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne, Paris II Panthéon-Assas and Versailles-Saint-Quentin and has published many articles of doctrine in this field.


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President of the French Arbitration Association (AFA). Member of of the Arbitration Commission of the French Committee of the ICC as well as of the ASA, the LCIA.
Member of the International Association of Lawyers.


  • Doctor of Laws (University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne)
  • Postgraduate degree (DEA) in International Private Law and International Trade Law (University Paris 1 Panthéon – Sorbonne)
  • Postgraduate degree (DEA) in Business Law and Economics (University of Paris I Panthéon – Sorbonne).

Lawyer Rankings

France > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

(Leading individuals: Banking litigation)

Marc HenryFTMS Avocats

FTMS Avocats deals with all types of disputes, ranging from mainstream business litigation to niche litigation areas. The practice is particularly sought after by leading banks and asset management firms, notably managing several large-scale liability claims relating to the commercialisation of financial products and complex professional liability issues. Marc Henry and Silvestre Tandeau de Marsac are top recommendations in the that field. In addition, the team manages a solid caseload of complex commercial and industrial litigation, notably in relation to construction work, acting for French and international clients. Cédric Fischer and Tristan Dupré de Puget are the key contacts here.

Paris > Résolution des litiges > Contentieux commercial et de droit des sociétés

(Les grands avocats du marché: Contentieux bancaire)

Marc HenryFTMS Avocats

FTMS Avocats traite toute une gamme de contentieux ; des litiges commerciaux classiques aux contentieux de niche. La pratique est particulièrement prisée des grandes banques et des sociétés de gestion d’actifs, qui lui confient leurs grandes affaires engageant leur responsabilité civile quant à la commercialisation de leurs produits financiers, ou leur responsabilité professionnelle. Marc Henry and Silvestre Tandeau de Marsac  sont recommandés sur ces aspects. Parallèlement, la pratique gère de nombreux contentieux commerciaux et industriels complexes pour le compte clients français et internationaux, notamment en matière de travaux de construction. Cédric Fischer et Tristan Dupré de Puget sont les principaux experts sur ce segment.