Can an English solicitor register a will in France?

Can an English solicitor register a will in France, with a stipulation of English law to be applied?

The EU Succession Regulation (Brussels IV) provides that the state whose law shall apply will be that of the deceased’s last habitual residence.

However, people can, during their lifetime, elect the law of their country of nationality to govern their estate instead. Such an election must be made ...

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