François Versini-Campinchi


François Versini-Campinchi
Paris Bar
French, English
Paris Tél : +33 (0)1 53 45 40 44

François Versini-Campinchi, is a partner in energy law, primarily in public law

François is involved mainly in town planning law, environmental law and classified installations, electricity law and renewable energies (which includes wind energy, photovoltaic energy, hydropower and biomass), as well as in public contract law and drafting complex contracts in the public domain. He also litigates in these areas before administrative courts.

François is highly specialized in the renewable energy sector and more specifically in the solar and wind sectors. He assists his clients –  including international and French companies, investment founds, banks  – on development phase as well as financing and acquisitions of projects.

He has also developed specific expertise in the development of energy projects in Africa.


  • Legal 500 EMEA 2022:
    Environment (Tier 1)
    – Industry focus: Energy (Tier 2)
    – Administrative and public law (Tier 3)
  • Décideurs 2022:
    – Africa Desk – Natural resources and renewable energies
  • Chambers Europe 2022:
    – Environment (Band 1)
    – Projects & Energy : Domestic (Band 2)
  • Décideurs 2021:
    Classified installations for environmental protection, polluted sites and soil, industrial wastelands (Leading)
    – Waste management law
    – Renewable management law (Leading)
    Energy: market regulation (Leading 1)
    Administrative contracts and related litigation (Excellent 2)
    Local authority & mixed economy (Excellent 2)
    Public domain (Excellent)
    – Public law – Market regulation (Highly recommended)
  • Law Trophies 2020: gold trophy in the category Renewable Energy Law
  • Law Trophies 2019: gold trophy in the category Environment