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Stibbe

6, RUE JEAN MONNET, 2180 LUXEMBOURG
Tel:
Work +352 26 61 81
Fax:
Fax +352 26 61 82
Email:
Web:
www.stibbe.com
Amsterdam, Brussels, Dubai, London, Luxembourg, New York

Gérald Origer

Tel:
Work +352 26 61 81 38
Email:
Stibbe

Work Department

Corporate & Finance.

Position

Partner.

Career

Gérald Origer represents clients in a broad range of corporate matters, such as mergers and acquisitions, restructurings and insolvency. Moreover, he specialises in corporate finance, private equity, financial regulatory law and transactional business law.

Languages

French, English, Luxembourgish.

Education

Gérald has a master’s in law from the Catholic University Louvain-la-Neuve (UCL) (1995). He also has a master’s in European and international law (1996) from the same university.


Luxembourg

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Regularly receiving referral work from numerous prominent UK and US law firms, and also picking up an increased number of direct instructions from private equity sponsors, Stibbe is becoming recognised as a 'good alternative to some of the more established firms in the market'. Counsel Jean-Marc Delcour has a focus on bank and capital markets financings, and alongside Gérald Origer recently advised JPMorgan Chase on a $55m secured financing to KobaltMusic Group. Other clients include Rhone Capital, DSI Group and Morgan Stanley.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Displaying 'excellent knowledge of Luxembourg laws and practice', Stibbe provides a 'reactive and responsive service' to private equity sponsors on the Luxembourg structures underpinning their M&A activity. Gérald Origer  'stands out' at the practice and has recently handled a raft of work for Investindustrial, including on its acquisition of Benvic Group through Luxembourg and French acquisition vehicles. Claire-Marie Darnand is also recommended, while counsel Michael Meylan handles a range of transactional and day-to-day corporate and commercial matters.

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Private equity

Within: Private equity

Stibbe receives a significant amount of high-quality private equity M&A work, either from private equity houses directly or as a result of the strong ties it has forged with numerous large international law firms. Gérald Origer recently advised Investindustrial on the Luxembourg corporate aspects associated with the €550m exit of the investment held in leading leisure car rental operator, the Goldcar Group. Claire-Marie Darnand is also a pivotal member of the team advising on private equity-related transactions. Other clients include KKR, Rhone Capital and Oak Hill Partners.

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