Mr Thierry Lesage > Arendt & Medernach > Luxembourg, Luxembourg > Lawyer Profile

Arendt & Medernach
HEAD OFFICE
41A AVENUE JF KENNEDY
2082 Luxembourg
L-2082
Luxembourg

Work Department

Tax Law

Position

Thierry Lesage is a Partner in the Tax Law practice of Arendt & Medernach.

Career

He advises on both national and international tax issues. He is active on private equity, real estate and finance transactions.
Prior to joining Arendt & Medernach, he worked as a tax manager with one of the Big Four firms and as head of the corporate tax department with a bank in Luxembourg.

Languages

Dutch, English, French, Italian, reading knowledge of German.

Memberships

He is a member of the Luxembourg Bar, the American Bar Association, the International Bar Association and the International Fiscal Association where he was appointed as national co-reporter for the 2003, 2005 and 2014 Congresses. Moreover, he is a member and former Vice-Chair of the fiscal commission of the Luxembourg Bankers’ Association.

Education

Thierry Lesage holds a Master’s degree in law from the Université de Liège (Belgium) as well as a Master’s degree in fiscal law from the Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium).

Leisure

He is the co-author of the Luxembourg chapter of the International Guide to the Taxation of Holding Companies published by the IBFD (Amsterdam).
Thierry Lesage is recommended as tax lawyer in the major league tables including Best Lawyers, Legal 500 and Chambers Europe.

Lawyer Rankings

Luxembourg > Tax

(Leading individuals)

Thierry LesageArendt & Medernach

Led by Thierry LesageArendt & Medernach‘s six-partner team has the critical mass to advise clients across a tremendous range and volume of work, including as it relates to corporate tax, transfer pricing, fund structuring, VAT and litigation. Splitting his time between the firm’s Luxembourg and New York offices, Eric Fort is a prominent figure in the market as a result of his vast experience and ability to provide ‘relevant, innovative and pragmatic solutions‘ to private wealth clients, as well as in the context of private equity and real estate transactions handled by the firm. Formerly head of the firm’s Luxembourg tax desk out of New York, Jan Neugebauer has developed a particularly strong reputation advising North American clients considering investing or structuring through a Luxembourg corporate vehicle. Vincent Mahler also regularly handles US-related work, as well as tax matters with a nexus to France.