Arnaud Cabanes acted as Managing Partner of the Paris office from July 2014 until June 2018. He is a member of the Firm's Environment Regulation Planning and Real Estate & Construction practice groups. He has extensive experience in environmental law, public procurement law, town-planning, public competition law and local government law. He served as editor-in-chief of L'Echo des Marchés Publics (monthly edition), and is a regular contributor of articles on public procurement law, environment and other public law topics for various broadsheets. Mr. Cabanes also authored books on public procurement case law, as well as measures against international corruption. He is a frequent speaker at public law seminars in France and an active participant and leader in public law training programs.
Emmanuel Guillaume is a partner in the Firm's Paris office, where he advises on new information technologies, competition law, large contracts, public corporate law and environmental law. Prior to joining Baker McKenzie, he served as a member of the Conseil d'Etat (French Administrative Supreme Court and Government legal adviser). He was also a member of various litigation and industry divisions and acted as solicitor in several sectors, including post, telecommunications and environment. He moved to France Telecom in 1990 and served as general counsel and tax director until 2001.