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Rosario Grasso

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KLEYR GRASSO

Position

Co-founder and Senior Partner - Anti-Corruption & Anti Money Laundering legislation, White Collar Crime, Tort and Criminal Defense, Insurance

Career

Co-founder and senior partner, admitted in 1991. Rosario is a leading criminal defence lawyer in Luxembourg. He published articles on anti-corruption, anti-money laundering law, as well as the bill regarding the criminal liability of body corporate in Luxembourg. He holds conferences regarding these areas.

Languages

English, French, German, Italian and Luxembourgish

Member

Luxembourg Bar Association (Vice-President 2012-2014, President 2014-2016, Member Past President 2016-2018, Member of the Council 1998-1999 and 2011-2012), “Association Luxembourgeoise des Avocats Pénalistes" ALAP (Founding member, Vice-president), AIGLI "Associazione Internazionale Giuristi di Lingua Italiana" (Member), UIA (Member)

Education

Master in Law, University of Catania, Law School, 1990


Luxembourg

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Praised for its 'pragmatic approach to disputes', KLEYR GRASSO is regularly instructed by major multinational corporates and financial services entities to represent them in their most significant litigation. Managing partner Marc Kleyr is recognised as an 'excellent strategist' who excels in handling complex shareholder disputes and finance litigation; he recently successfully defended HITEC Luxembourg against a minority shareholder action initiated before the Luxembourg commercial court. The 'highly knowledgeablePascal Sassel is heavily engaged in financial services litigation, and is representing Deutsche Bank in a multi-million-euro damage claim brought against it by DP Immobilier, following the termination of a multi-million-euro facility and the subsequent enforcement of its guarantees. Other recommended partners include Rosario Grasso, for white-collar matters; Donata Grasso, for financial services and insolvency litigation; Yasmine Poos, for procurement litigation; and the 'reliable and proactive' François Collot , for real estate and construction disputes.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

Although it was considerably weakened in relation to pure insurance regulatory expertise following the departure in October 2018 of Karine Vilret to WildgenKLEYR GRASSO still has insurance capability on the M&A and litigation fronts by virtue of the expertise of Rina Breininger and Rosario Grasso, respectively.

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