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Paul Mousel

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Arendt & Medernach

Work Department

Banking and Financial Services

Position

Paul Mousel is a Founding Partner of Arendt & Medernach.

Career

He is a member of the Banking and Financial Services practice where he specialises in securities law, regulatory matters involving banks, investment firms, insurance and reinsurance companies as well as all aspects of organisation, reorganisation, mergers & acquisitions and liquidation of financial institutions.

He has been reader of general jurisprudence and financial law at the Université du Luxembourg since 1984.

Prior to joining Arendt & Medernach, he was assistant-counsel at the Chamber of Commerce and Arbed (now Arcelor Mittal), the Luxembourg steel conglomerate.

Languages

English, French, German, Luxembourgish and reading knowledge of Dutch.

Member

He has been a member of both the Luxembourg and Brussels Bar since 1978.

He is a member of various working committees at the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF), the regulatory authority of the financial sector in Luxembourg and acts as a non-executive board member in numerous companies.

Education

Paul Mousel holds a Master's degree in law from the Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium), as well as a degree in business law from the same university.


Luxembourg

Banking, finance and capital markets

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Paul Mousel - Arendt & Medernach

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

With two distinct teams (numbering eight partners in total) focusing on regulatory and transactional work in the banking and finance sector, Arendt & Medernach has the strength-in-depth to provide an all-encompassing service to an impressive roster of financial institutions, including Credit Suisse, UBS, Natixis and HSBC. The 'excellentPaul Mousel and Pierre-Michaël de Waersegger are well regarded for their regulatory knowledge and have been providing high-level strategic advice to a raft of insurance companies, including AIG Insurance and RSA Insurance Group, on their relocation strategies in light of Brexit. On the transactional front, Grégory Minne recently advised HSBC and Barclays on the £420m English-law governed margin facility granted to Global City Theatres in order to facilitate its investment in Cineworld's rights issue. François Warken is 'very strong on the capital markets/structured finance front', and is a key practitioner that also includes debt capital markets experts Matthieu Taillandier and the 'vastly knowledgeablePhilippe Dupont, and Laurent Schummer, who specialises in equity capital markets matters. Other recommended practitioners include Marc Mouton, who has developed a strong reputation for fintech regulatory issues, and Glenn Meyer, whose broad-ranging regulatory expertise frequently sees him instructed on discrete standalone matters as well as on the regulatory issues concomitant to financial services M&A.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

'Market leading in the jurisdiction', Arendt & Medernach combines deep regulatory knowledge with corporate expertise to provide a compelling offering to insurance entities across M&A in the sector, advice on establishing new products and on licensing requirements. Pierre-Michaël de Waersegger and Paul Mousel have an excellent reputation in the market and have been acting for numerous insurance companies on relocation strategies in light of Brexit. Christian Point handles a range of insurance litigation, including coverage disputes.

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