The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Arendt & Medernach

Work +352 40 78 781

Paul Mousel

Work +352 40 78 78 217
Arendt & Medernach

Work Department

Banking and Financial Services


Paul Mousel is a Founding Partner of Arendt & Medernach.


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.


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


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.


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.


Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Leading individuals

Paul Mousel - Arendt & Medernach

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.

[back to top]


Within: Insurance

Arendt & Medernach’s team has the ability to combine ‘practical and commercial’ corporate advice with a keen awareness of the regulatory environment underpinning it. It is particularly strong in handling insurance M&A work where Paul Mousel, Pierre-Michaël de Waersegger and Emmanuelle Mousel are all recognised as ‘fantastic corporate insurance practitioners’. Christian Point is recommended for insurance litigation.

[back to top]

Back to index

Legal Developments by:
Arendt & Medernach

Legal Developments in Luxembourg

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to