His thesis examined the modern history and evolution of international commercial arbitration.
Mikaël holds a B.A., magna cum laude with highest honors from Harvard University, an LL.B. from the University of Cambridge (John Eliot Scholar), and an LL.M. from Columbia Law School (Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar).
A member of the New York Bar, he works in Shearman & Sterling’s International Arbitration Group in Paris.