Member of the Paris Bar since 2002; Sébastien SCHAPIRA is specialized exclusively in criminal defense.
Sébastien SCHAPIRA holds a Master’s degree in English and American Business Law from La Sorbonne (University Paris I) and a Master’s degree from Science Po (Paris Institute of Political Studies) specializing in Economics and Finance. He also studied at Trinity College in Dublin.
Prior to founding his own private practice Sébastien SCHAPIRA was associated with Pierre HAIK and Jacqueline LAFFONT
Sébastien SCHAPIRA has taught at Science Po’, and given preparatory classes for entry exams to the National School of Administration (ENA) as well as preparatory classes for entry exams to the National School for Judgeships (ENM) at the Paris University ( Assas) Law School.
Sébastien SCHAPIRA founded and is Past President of the Lawyers Association of Science Po (AJSP) and a member of the Criminal Lawyers Association (ADAP).
Sébastien SCHAPIRA works frequently in French, English and Spanish.