Mr Silvestre Tandeau de Marsac > FTMS Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

FTMS Avocats
67 BOULEVARD MALESHERBES
75008 PARIS
France
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Work Department

Banking – Finance

Position

PARTNER

Career

Silvestre Tandeau de Marsac is co-founder and Partner at FTMS, where he is Head of the Banking and Finance Department.

He has been practicing Banking and Finance Law as well as domestic and international disputes settlement since 1984.

With his long experience and in-depth expertise in these fields, he assists actors of the banking, finance, management, life insurance, and asset management sectors as well as Fintech and Regtech in their activities; advises them on legal, contractual and regulatory matters in France and abroad; and assists them in the settlement of their disputes through arbitration, mediation or before domestic courts.

First “Secrétaire de la Conférence” in 1987, member of the Paris Bar Council (2001-2003), member of the disciplinary panel of the Paris Bar (2008-2011), President of the Association of European Mediators (Association des Médiateurs Européens, AME) (2008-2010), co-director of the International School of Dispute Resolution (Ecole Internationale des Modes de Règlement des Différents, EIMA) of the Paris Bar, and President of the Association of Fiduciary Expert Lawyers (Association des avocats fiduciaries, AFIDU) (since 2010).

He teaches Banking and Finance Regulation and Liability of Asset Management Consultants at the University Paris II Assas, as well as Arbitration and Mediation at the Paris Bar School.

He is a regular speaker at events and conferences in Banking and Finance Law.

He is also an accredited mediator of the National Center for Attorneys Mediation (Centre national de médiation des avocats, CNMA) and a registered arbitrator with the ICC, the Franco-Arab Chamber of Commerce, the ASA, the Paris Mediation and Arbitration Centre (Centre de médiation et d’arbitrage de Paris, CMAP) and the AFA.

Languages

French, English

Memberships

Financial Director of the International Association of Lawyers

Education

  • Postgraduate degree (DEA), French General Private Law, Contracts Law and Law of Obligations (University of Paris II – Panthéon Assas)
  • Master of Laws (Maîtrise), Business and Tax Law (University of Paris II – Panthéon Assas)

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Résolution des litiges: Arbitrage international

FTMS Avocats traite régulièrement des arbitrages commerciaux en lien avec l’Afrique. Le cabinet représente notamment des entreprises internationales dans des affaires concernant les secteurs miniers et de la construction. Cédric Fischer, Silvestre Tandeau de Marsac et Tristan Dupré de Puget sont les principaux intervenants. Marc Henry est arbitre et président dans plusieurs affaires en cours.

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

FTMS Avocats dispose d’une équipe très expérimentée, capable de traiter des contentieux très variés. Le cabinet est notamment pourvu d’un très haut niveau de compétences pour la gestion des contentieux bancaires et financiers, à travers Silvestre Tandeau de Marsac et Marc Henry qui assurent la défense de banques et de gestionnaires d’actifs dans des litiges se rangeant parmi les plus lourds et les plus complexes du marché. Parallèlement, le cabinet est régulièrement impliqué dans des contentieux internationaux à forts enjeux, notamment africains, ainsi que dans des litiges en lien avec l’industrie des arts, de la culture et des médias. Il a représenté la famille Bauer dans un recours en restitution d’une œuvre d’art spoliée par les Nazis, en l’espèce une toile de Pissarro intitulée La cueillette des pois. Enfin, le cabinet traite des litiges en matière commerciale, industrielle, de construction et de libertés civiles. Son recommandés: Cédric FischerTristan Dupré de Puget et Pierre-Olivier Sur.

France > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

FTMS Avocats brings together a very experienced team able to deal with a vast array of cases. The firm has strong banking and finance litigation expertise through Silvestre Tandeau de Marsac and Marc Henry who are managing several of the market’s largest and most complex disputes, defending banks and asset managers. The firm also regularly handles high-stakes international and Africa-related litigation and also frequently acts in arts, media and culture sector cases. It is representing the Bauer family in a Nazi spoliation case over Pissarro’s painting La Cueillette des Pois. Other areas of expertise include commercial, industrial, construction and civil liberties litigation. Cédric Fischer , Tristan Dupré de Puget and Pierre-Olivier Sur are also well-regarded.