Mr Yann Hilpert > AKD > Luxembourg, Luxembourg > Lawyer Profile

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Work Department

Banking & Finance




Yann Hilpert is a banking and finance partner in AKD’s Luxembourg office. He focuses his practice on leverage finance, secured lending transactions, debt capital market, securitization, asset finance and financial regulatory work.

Yann advises private equity houses, financial institutions, multinational companies and private clients. He has also a longstanding experience advising purchasers, financial institutions, airline and shipping companies on aircraft and shipping transactions.

He also lectures corporate and financial law in the post-graduate diploma “International and European Business Lawyer” (Master 2 Juriste d’Affaires International et Européen) at the Faculty of Law of Nancy (France) since 2006.

Yann is a member of the Luxembourg Bar since 2002. He speaks English and French.

Before joining AKD, Yann was partner in a global international law firm and then in a specialized boutique firm.

Lawyer Rankings

Luxembourg > Banking, finance and capital markets

Praised for its ‘in-depth knowledge and forward-thinking spirit’, the small team at AKD provides a ‘tailor-made service’ to clients requiring partner-led advice on bespoke finance mandates. Basile Fémelat is a ‘reliable business partner’ who excels at handling structured finance mandates, while Yann Hilpert, who has ‘excellent knowledge of the aviation industry’, has enhanced the scope of the firm’s work to include asset finance, following his arrival in February 2021 from DCL Avocats.