Francois Muller

  • François Muller specializes in arbitration and mediation and business litigation in the areas of Construction and Public Economic law.
  • He assists and represents clients in public procurement litigation (pre-contractual interlocutory proceedings, disputes relating to compensation), particularly financial claims relating to industrial contracts and construction and disputes relating to construction or sub-contracting, governed by public or private law.
  • He also assists private construction clients (developers, research institutions) in establishing a contractual framework and service provider contracts and obtaining building permits
  • He holds a particular expertise setting up temporary construction associations between builders and project managers, consortia, joint ventures, SEP [undisclosed partnerships] and related litigation
  • Features in the rankings established by Legal 500 2017, Best Lawyers 2017, Décideurs Stratégie Finance Droit 2017 and Option Droit et Affaires 2017.
  • Member of the Association Française d’Arbitrage (French Arbitration Association)
  • Partner at Altana since its creation in 2009.


  • Bar admission : 1999
  • Master’s Degree in Private law from the University of Paris II-Panthéon Assas
  • Postgraduate degree (DESS) in Public Law Litigation from the University of Paris I- Panthéon Sorbonne
  • Graduate of the Institute of Public Business Law

Practice Areas:

  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Construction Law
  • Public Economic Law
  • Business Litigation