Pacôme Ziegler
Managing Associate

Pacôme Ziegler

Joined PLMJ in 2014.
Managing associate in the Arbitration practice.

About Pacôme

Pacôme is a managing associate in the Arbitration practice, where he focuses on international arbitration. With nearly 10 years’ experience, his main area of work is commercial arbitration (as a lawyer and arbitrator) and in investment arbitrations (as a lawyer).

Pacôme has written extensively on arbitration, and he is a member of the ICC YAF - ICC Young Arbitrators Forum, the ICDR - International Centre for Dispute Resolution, the Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG) and the Comité Français de l'Arbitrage.

Pacôme is of French origin and is fluent in Portuguese, English and Spanish. Before joining PLMJ, he worked in the arbitration practice of Dechert LLP (Paris). He also worked at several law firms in Paris (Clifford Chance, Dewey Leboeuf, Hogan Lovells), and in Argentina (M & M Bomchil).

Pacôme is an ‘Avocat à la Cour’ in Paris, having studied at the Sorbonne, at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris, and at Queen Mary University in London. He is also an ‘agrégé’ in economics and business administration.


French, English, Spanish, Portuguese, German

Academic Background
  • University of Paris I La Sorbonne, 2002
  • Superior School (Cachan) 2002 - 2005
  • University of Rennes I, specialisation in business law and European law, 2003
  • Queen Mary University, London, 2004
  • University of Paris I La Sorbonne, 2006
  • Course in economics and management sciences, law option, 2006
  • University Of Paris I La Sorbonne, 2009
  • Ecole de Formation des Barreaux de la Cour D’appel de Paris (Paris Bar School), 2009
  • Admitted to the Paris Bar, 2011
Professional Background
  • Managing associate at PLMJ since 2017
  • Junior associate at Dechert Paris – international arbitration team, 2014
  • Lawyer at M & M Bomchil Abogados, Buenos Aires, 2010
  • Lawyer at Jonesday, 2010
  • Lawyer at Dewey Leboeuf, Paris, 2009
  • Lawyer at Lovells Paris, 2009
  • Lawyer at Clifford Chance, Paris, 2008
  • Lawyer at Baker & McKenzie, Paris, 2007
  • French Embassy, Guatemala, 2007
Member of
  • French Arbitration Committee
  • ICC Young Arbitrators Forum
  • ICDR Young and International
Who's Who Legal
2019 - Pacôme Ziegler, Future Leader | Arbitration
Best Lawyers
2020 - Pacôme Ziegler |
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