Mr Olivier Sciales > Chevalier & Sciales > Luxembourg, Luxembourg > Lawyer Profile

Chevalier & Sciales
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Work Department

Investment funds.


Olivier Sciales is a founding partner of Chevalier & Sciales. He specializes in the area of investment management focusing mainly on the structuring and implementation of investment funds. Recent work includes advising clients (private equity and hedge fund promoters) with the set-up and implementation of Luxembourg umbrella sophisticated and non sophisticated UCITS, SIFs and SICARs.


Prior to establishing Chevalier & Sciales in 2005, he worked for Elvinger, Hoss & Prussen in Luxembourg and Allen & Overy in Brussels. He has been listed for various years in the Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Investment Fund Lawyers (


English, French and Dutch.


He is admitted to Luxembourg bar as “Avocat à la Cour”.


He obtained his law degree from the University of Antwerp (with distinction) and holds a LLM (Master of Laws) degree from Cornell University, New York (US).

Lawyer Rankings

Luxembourg > Investment funds

Independent business law boutique Chevalier & Sciales provides ‘solution-oriented‘ advice to managers, promoters and investors across a range of UCITs and alternative investment funds-related matters. Founding partner Olivier Sciales excels in the structuring and implementation of UCITS and SIF funds and is appreciated for his ability ‘to anticipate clients’ needs and to easily drive the client to the safest solution, even in the most complex and stressed situations‘.