Quentin Muron


Quentin Muron


Paris | 32 rue de Monceau, Paris, France 75008
+33 1 57 57 82 44 | +33 1 57 57 80 81


Quentin Muron focuses his practice on international arbitration, including both commercial disputes and investor-State arbitration, with a particular focus on matters involving States and State entities. He also acts in court proceedings on the enforcement or annulment of arbitral awards, notably when sovereigns are involved.

Mr. Muron previously completed a six-month internship with Dechert, before returning to the firm as an associate. Prior to joining Dechert, Mr. Muron worked for the Paris office of a leading American litigation law firm, and for a leading French white-collar crime boutique.

  • Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas, Master’s Degree, Law, 2014, with Merit
  • Université Paris-Sud, Master 2, Business, Tax and Financial Market Law, 2015, with Merit
  • London School of Economics and Political Science, LL.M., International Business Law, 2016, with Merit
  • Paris
  • The Czech Republic in an UNCITRAL arbitration arising from changes in the regulatory framework for lotteries and gaming.
  • The Czech Republic in an ICSID arbitration arising from the alleged illegal acts of the State in connection with real estate investments in Prague.
  • The Czech Republic in the ad hoc PCA-UNCITRAL arbitration arising out of the seizure of planes in bankruptcy proceedings.
  • The Paraguayan State national oil company in an ICC arbitration arising out of the alleged failure to comply with a cooperation agreement for hydrocarbons supply.
  • An Eastern European State in an ICC arbitration concerning the alleged breach of a share purchase and concession agreement.
  • The Republic of Poland in the annulment proceedings before the Paris Court of Appeals of the ICSID award rendered in Vincent J. Ryan, Schooner Capital LLC, and Atlantic Investment Partners LLC v. Republic of Poland.
  • A major Middle-Eastern company in efforts to enforce in France the USD 1 billion award rendered in its favor against a Middle-Eastern State in an arbitration related to a tourism resort project.
  • A leading State-owned Asian railway rolling stock manufacturer in a commercial UNCITRAL arbitration against an African rail company in a dispute arising from several international sales contracts.
  • A leading State-owned Middle-Eastern telecommunications company in an ICC post-acquisition dispute arising from the sale of a controlling stake in the main telecommunication company in Morocco.
  • A French oil & gas company in an ICC arbitration in a dispute over the termination of an agency agreement for oil fields in Iraq.
  • A Spanish construction group in a commercial arbitration relating to the termination of two sub-contracts for the construction of a major hospital in France.

Includes matters handled at Dechert or prior to joining the firm.

  • English
  • French
  • Comité Français de l’Arbitrage
  • International Chamber of Commerce – Young Arbitrators Forum
  • Young International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
  • Young International Arbitration Group of the London Court of International Arbitration
  • Young International Council for Commercial Arbitration