Team

François Xavier TestuPartner

Practice areas : Contract law, economic law (competition and distribution) and industrial property law

testu@egypavocats.eu

Tél : 01 44 57 00 02

François Xavier Testu

EDUCATION 

  • 1986: Full Professor of Law of French Universities (Professeur Agrégé des Facultés de droit)
  • 1986: Admitted to the Paris Bar
  • 1983: Doctoral degree in law (Docteur d’Etat en Droit), University of Paris X, Nanterre
  • 1978: Post-graduate degree (Diplôme d”Etudes Supérieures Spécialisées) in judicial science, University of Angers
  • 1976: Post-graduate degree (Diplôme d’Etudes Approfondies) in real property law, University of Tours
  • 1975: Degree (Maîtrise) in private law, University of Tours

 LANGUAGES

  •  English and French

François Xavier Testu acts in his specialized practice areas – counseling and advising on complex contractual arrangements – for investment funds, high tech companies and manufacturers in traditional industrial sectors.

He is the author of a treatise on business contracts (Contrats d’affaires) published by Dalloz in 2010.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Since 2012

Partner: Salès, Testu, Hill, Henry-Gaboriau & Associé AARPI

2005-2011

Partner: Ginestié Magellan Paley-Vincent

1994-2005

Partner and founder: Testu, Paclot, Moity

Since 1999

Full Professor: University of Tours (Chair in business law)
Courses: Corporate law, competition law, intellectual property law
Co-director: Master’s degree program “Biotechnologies & Law,” University of Tours

1987-1999

Professor: University of Angers (Chair in civil law)

1986

Agrégé des Facultés de Droit (highest academic-rank qualification in law, after passing competitive national exam)

1985

Laureate of the moot court competition of lawyers at the French high courts (Premier Secrétaire de la Conférence du Stage des Avocats au Conseil d’Etat et à la Cour de Cassation)

1979-1985

Instructor, then Assistant Professor: University of Paris II (Panthéon-Assas)