Maxime Lassalle studied in France at the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan in the department for Law, Economics and Management. He holds a LL.M. in European economic and financial criminal law from the University of Luxembourg and is currently pursuing a Ph.D at the same University. He interned at the European Court of Justice, in the cabinet of Advocate General Mengozzi. His research focuses on financial investigations and more precisely on the monitoring of financial transactions.