After a master’s degree in commercial law from Assas University (Paris) and a LLM in European Law from Exeter University (England), Marie-Christine qualified as avocat and solicitor. 

She practiced copyright law in international law firms, in Hong Kong (Margolis and associated) and in France (JP Karsenty et associés). In London she headed the legal department of a financial markets broker firm (LCM UK LLP) for nearly 10 years. 

She taught commercial law at EBS Paris and ISC Paris and set up the property law course of Paris Dauphine university, London branch. She also trained students for the Paris Bar exam at Paris Descartes university

A life spent in varied geographical and professional contexts, including 2 years in Rome, allows her to understand well the cultural specificities of the IESA students.