Arnaud Cabanes

Arnaud Cabanes

Baker & McKenzie A.A.R.P.I.


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.

Practice Focus

Mr. Cabanes is involved in transactions and litigations between public entities and private companies on matters related to his area of practice. His wide client base includes local governments and private companies in various industries, including software, construction, infrastructure and pharmaceutical.


  • Paris~France (1998)


  • University of Paris V (Ph.D. Public Law) (1996)
  • University of Rennes (DEA Political Science) (1993)
  • Sciences Po Paris (Degree) (1992)
  • University of Paris V (DEA Public Law) (1990)


  • English
  • French