François joined the Bignon Lebray law firm in 2019 in the department of Tax Law, ; a department he currently chair.

He assists his clients as both an advisor and a litigatorin, in all areas of tax law, and more specifically in corporate taxation, mergers and acquisitions and private equity, including management packages.

He also advises clients in the real estate sector on issues of acquisitions structuring, exit transactions, VAT, 3% tax, and more.

He is involved in wealth taxation for affluent clients, as well as in the not-for-profit sector where his expertise is renowned.

In the 2019 edition of , the legal guide Décideurs, François is referenced in the category “Taxation of LBOs”, “Taxation of transactions” and ” Tax litigation and assistance with tax adjustments”.

Did you know ?

  • François regularly publishes articles in economy and tax law journals.
  • He has been involved for several years in the Master’s MBA in Business Law and Management at the University of Paris II Assas.


  • Master’s degree (2nd year), Corporate and Business Law (DJCE) University of Poitiers (1997)
  • Specialisation Certificate in tax law from the University of Montpellier (1997)
  • Graduate of the Institute of Business Law, of Paris II Assas (1996)
  • Master’s degree (1st year) in Business Law, University Paris V (1995)


  • French
  • English