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Glenn Meyer

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Arendt & Medernach

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Banking & Financial Services

Position

Glenn Meyer is a Partner in the Banking & Financial Services practice of Arendt & Medernach.

Career


He advises banks, investment firms, payment and electronic money institutions as well as all other professionals of the financial sector on all types of financial regulatory matters as well as on general banking law. He also handles mergers and acquisitions and asset acquisition files in the financial sector.

Glenn has also acquired over the years considerable knowledge and expertise in the regulatory framework relating to the combat against money laundering and terrorist financing as well as in handling various types of litigation and customer complaint matters involving banks and investment firms.

He is a guest lecturer at the University of Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne) for the Master II degree in banking and financial law, at the University of Luxembourg for the Master II degree in European banking and financial law as well as in contract law in the context of the Luxembourg bar exam. Glenn is also the author of various publications.

He is considered by clients as a "key figure" of the Banking & Finance sector in the Legal 500 2017 guide, as well as "reactive and practical". Clients highlight his "excellent technical knowledge" and add that he is "service-oriented with very good commercial understanding" in Chambers Europe 2017. He is mentioned as "Highly regarded" in IFLR 1000 2018.

Languages

English, French, German and Luxembourgish.

Member

He has participated in a number of working groups of the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF), the regulatory authority of the financial sector in Luxembourg, and the Luxembourg bankers’ association (ABBL) on various regulatory matters (such as MiFID I, II, PSD, etc.). Glenn is also a member of the Legal Affairs Committee as well as of the Professional Obligations Committee of the ABBL.

He has been a member of the Luxembourg Bar since 2001.

Education

Glenn Meyer holds a Master's degree in business law from the Université Robert Schuman de Strasbourg (France) as well as a DEA degree in business law from the same university.


Luxembourg

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Praised for its ‘in-depth banking expertise’, Arendt & Medernach’s eight-partner team has the critical mass to devote two distinct groups of lawyers responsible for handling regulatory advice and transactional work within the banking and finance sector. ‘Excellent on capital markets and structured finance matters’, the team is ‘always abreast of new developments, products and structures’; François Warken and the ‘solution-orientedLaurent Schummer advised SES on a €550m hybrid bond offering. Matthieu Taillandier advised Merrill Lynch, and others, as initial purchasers of a €500m high-yield bond issuance by an international gaming operator. Paul Mousel, Philippe Dupont and Glenn Meyer are also recommended.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Arendt & Medernach is best known for handling business and finance-related disputes where it has ‘an excellent view of the market’ and strong ties with numerous funds, banks and corporates. The ‘outstanding’ François Kremer has ‘perfect knowledge of the intricacies of Luxembourg court proceedings’ and is representing custodian banks in the long-running Madoff case. Philippe Dupont and Glenn Meyer are recommended for their ‘in-depth analysis’ of banking and finance litigation.

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