Michaël Schlesinger



+33 (0)1 40 54 51 00


Michaël Schlesinger practices civil litigation, with a focus on complex cross-border disputes

Michael advises clients in commercial disputes, international law and enforcement issues. He has extensive experience in a wide variety of enforcement and recovery procedures. He has been a member of the Paris Bar since 2012.

Michaël joined Archipel in 2012. He previously clerked at the Versailles Court of Appeal and trained with an international firm and a third-party funder. He graduated in Private International Law and International Business Law (University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne) and Private Law (University Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas). He also studied at the University of Birmingham (United Kingdom).

He works in French, English and Spanish.

Practice areas

  • International Dispute Resolution
  • Fraud
  • Asset Tracing & Recovery
  • Provisional and Protective Measures
  • Evidentiary Proceedings

Professional Affiliations

  • French Association of Enforcement Litigation Lawyers (AAPPE)
  • ICC Young Arbitrator’s Forum (ICC YAF)