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Brucher Thieltgen & Partners
16-18 Boulevard Emmanuel Servais
B.P. 507
L-2015 Luxembourg

Luxembourg > Dispute resolution Tier 2

Drawing upon a number of practitioners with ‘valuable expertise in civil and corporate litigation matters,Brucher Thieltgen & Partners is well-placed to effectively and robustly represent clients, utilising a blend of procedural and strategic know-how and an up-to-date knowledge of case law. Leveraging his ‘broader knowledge of the financial sector,’ Nicolas Thieltgen is often involved in complex litigation surrounding financial products, as well as a considerable volume of shareholder disputes. ‘Highly knowledgeable’ team head Marie Bena is regularly engaged in real estate and construction litigation.

Practice head(s):

Marie Bena

Other key lawyers:

Nicolas Thieltgen; Anne-Marie Ka


‘They have an excellent understanding of clients’ needs and provide tailor-made legal advice and assistance.’

‘Each case is represented by several lawyers who are all completely up to date with the case, in case of absences a competent person always takes over. This way there is no delay and the matters get taken care off smoothly.

‘Special mention to Nicolas Thieltgen, who despite his responsibilities as a partner, is always available for his clients. He speaks very frankly and honestly, no tongue in cheek or false promise with him.’

‘Nicolas Thieltgen is very pragmatic, responsive and professional.’

‘Marie Bena is really good at understanding the issues and at designing the best strategy to address such issues. She is able to find out the best way out for the client to solve an issue and is able to give clarity on the possible outcomes.’

‘We like to work with Marie Bena, a highly professional lawyer in the matter we are dealing with. She is always up to the case, proactive, gives feedback on a regular basis and represents our cases to our utmost satisfaction.’

‘Unique experience in terms of availability and responsiveness. Can provide you with a reply or a lawyer on-site, when needed, within one hour. Advice is always to the point.’

‘Well staffed and knowledgable.’

Luxembourg > Employment Tier 3

At Brucher Thieltgen & Partners, team head Marie Benaknows the Luxembourg environment perfectly,’ ensuring she is well-positioned to represent international and regional companies across a broad range of their ongoing employment and HR issues. In addition, Bena has excellent litigation skills which she implements for employers and employees, including in relation to unfair dismissal matters.

Practice head(s):

Marie Bena


‘The team has excellent knowledge of local markets and practices – relations with the authorities and understand customer’s needs.’

‘Marie Bena knows the Luxembourg environment perfectly. She has an excellent understanding of the client’s needs and an assessment of the issues that always takes into account a risk assessment that protects the client’s interests.’

‘Experienced firm that gives good advice.’

‘The team is able to handle a wide range of issues, giving practical input.’

Luxembourg > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 5

At Brucher Thieltgen & Partners, ‘down-to-earth’ team head Nicolas Bernardy provides ‘commercially minded’ advice to clients across a range of day-to-day governance, as well as increasingly on due diligence associated with M&A transactions.

Practice head(s):

Nicolas Bernardy


‘It is a really friendly, approachable and helpful team.’

‘It is a very capable and responsive team.’

‘Nicolas Bernardy is down-to-earth, friendly and a commercially minded lawyer.’

Luxembourg > Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 6

The ‘very knowledgeable and accessible’ team at Brucher Thieltgen & Partners provides ‘precise and high-value legal advice and support in banking and finance matters.’ The scope of the work is broad and includes varied regulatory work for funds and banks operating in Luxembourg, an area where team head Nicolas Thieltgen, who has ‘excellent knowledge of the financial sector,’ is adept in both a contentious and non-contentious setting.

Practice head(s):

Nicolas Thieltgen

Other key lawyers:

Anne-Marie Ka


‘It is a very knowledgeable and accessible team.’

‘The firm provides precise and high-value legal advice and support in banking and finance matters, always combined with a pragmatic approach.’

‘Nicolas Thieltgen has excellent knowledge of the financial sector.’

‘Nicolas Thieltgen is outstanding and highly responsive.’

‘Very strong across all areas.’

‘Nicolas Thieltgen is very strong on fraud and asset recovery, as is Anne-Marie Ka.’

‘Very competent and highly reactive lawyers.’

‘Nicolas Thieltgen leads a team of talented lawyers who always find the right answer to the most complex questions.’

Brucher Thieltgen & Partners, a legal practice established in Luxembourg City at the heart of the international financial centre, is a multidisciplinary boutique firm active in business law and litigation. The firm offers a global service to both local and international clients and has effectively combined its Luxembourgish traditions with an international viewpoint.

The firm can rely on an experience of more than 30 years of professional practice. Since 2010, Brucher Thieltgen & Partners is in a constant process of growth, particularly in the volume of complex cases, which enables it to rival larger and better-known national and international law firms.

Department Name Email Telephone
Dispute Resolution | Banking & Finance Nicolas Thieltgen +352 26 02 71
Corporate & Commercial | Merger & Acquisitions Nicolas Bernardy +352 26 02 71
Dispute resolution | Real Estate | Employment & Labour Marie Bena +352 26 02 71
Dispute Resolution | Banking & Finance Anne-Marie Ka +352 26 02 71
Dispute Resolution | Restructuring & Insolvency Philippe Sylvestre +352 26 02 71
Nicolas Thieltgen - Managing Partner : Banking & Finance / Real Estate / Tax / White collar crime / Corporate & Commercial / Sports / IP&IT
Marie Bena - Partner : Dispute resolution / Real estate / Labour law & employment / White collar crime
Nicolas Bernardy - Partner : Corporate & Commercial / Mergers & Acquisitions / Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Liquidation
Anne-Marie Ka - Partner : Dispute Resolution / Banking & Finance
Philippe Sylvestre - Partner : Dispute Resolution / Restructuring & Insolvency
Alexandra Corre - Counsel : Dispute Resolution / Real Estate / Employment
Sébastien Rimlinger - Counsel : M&A / Corporate & Commercial
Daniela Antona - Counsel : Dispute Resolution / Corporate & Commercial
Fanny Gilliers - Counsel : Dispute Resolution / White Collar Crime
Elodie Rousseau – Counsel : Dispute Resolution / Corporate & Commercial / Banking & Finance
Gladys Giudici - Senior Associate : Dispute Resolution / Corporate & Commercial
Nicolas Antoine - Senior Associate : Dispute Resolution / Banking & Finance
Danira Mustafic - Senior Associate : Dispute Resolution / Corporate & Commercial / Sports law
Elodie Lemagnen - Senior Associate : Dispute Resolution / Corporate & Commercial
Benjamin Nicolas - Senior Associate : Dispute Resolution / Corporate & Commercial
Leslie Lia - Senior Associate : Dispute Resolution / Employment / Real Estate
Pierre Giallurachi - Associate : Corporate & Commercial / Merger & Acquisition / Dispute Resolution
Pierre van der Woude - Associate : Dispute Resolution / IPIT
Alexis Spitz - Associate : Dispute Resolution / Corporate & Commercial
Bastien Desjardins - Associate : Dispute Resolution / Corporate & Commercial
Talha Celik - Associate : Dispute Resolution / Employment
Vincent SemideÏ - Junior Associate : Banking & Finance / IPIT / Dispute Resolution
Tamara Turcarelli - Junior Associate : Dispute Resolution / Employment law / White Collar Crime
Eleonore Trevisan - Junior Associate : Dispute Resolution / Coporate & Commercial / Real Estate
Benjamin Voos - Junior Associate : Dispute Resolution / Corporate & Commercial / Restructuring & Insolvency
Pol Heinisch - Junior Associate : Dispute Resolution / Corporate & Commercial
Atimed Bouhafna - Junior Associate : Dispute Resolution / Corporate & Commercial
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