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Brucher Thieltgen & Partners
BP 507

Dispute resolution Tier 2

Led by real estate expert Marie Bena, the 'highly responsive and user-friendly' two-partner team at Brucher Thieltgen & Partners provides 'clear and concise advice on complex Luxembourg litigation matters'. Nicolas Thieltgen is a 'calm, experienced and strategic thinker', traits which are appreciated by clients that are subject to banking and finance litigation and shareholder disputes, in particular.

Practice head(s):

Marie Bena

Other key lawyers:

Nicolas Thieltgen; Anne-Marie Ka; Fanny Gilliers; Catherine Wagener; Elodie Rousseau; Florian Poncin


‘The team is highly responsive and user-friendly.’

‘The lawyers provide clear and concise advice on complex Luxembourg litigation matters.’

‘The team is very reactive and legal analysis is performed very accurately.’

‘Nicolas Thieltgen is a calm, experienced and strategic thinker.’

‘Nicolas Thieltgen is a very knowledgeable lawyer with great expertise in litigation.’

‘Anne-Marie Ka is an excellent litigator who provides straight-to-the point advice.’

Fanny Gilliers provides excellent follow-up of litigation files and is transparent and precise about what is performed for the client.’

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Led by the 'easygoing and client-orientedNicolas BernardyBrucher Thieltgen & Partners provides a 'cost-effective' service to domestic and international corporates across a range of mandates, including advice on business incorporation, reviewing and amending shareholder documentation and articles of association, intra-group restructuring and M&A.

Practice head(s):

Nicolas Bernardy

Other key lawyers:

Nicolas Thieltgen; Brice Hellinckx; Audrey Arnotte-Schmalz


‘The client-minded team provides a cost-effective and good service.’

‘People are available when you need them and they take their time to explain the problems and solutions.’

‘Nicolas Bernardy is an easygoing, client-minded partner.’

‘Nicolas Thieltgen is a clever guy and the driving force behind the firm.’

Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 6

Although Brucher Thieltgen & Partners is less visible on conventional banking and capital markets transactions, it has 'good knowledge of the legal environment and solid experience', particularly as it relates to regulatory matters in the sector. Brice Hellinckx is 'extremely conscientious and responsive'.


‘The firm has good knowledge of the legal environment and solid experience.’

‘The extremely conscientious and responsive Brice Hellinckx has significant regulatory expertise. He was excellent at the commercial aspects and very easy to get on with.’

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.

Brucher Thieltgen & Partners has a solid experience in banking and finance laws through constant practice in these matters, both in the specificities of Luxembourg laws as well as in the framework of international transactions. The firm is particularly active in transactional and regulatory work and advises well-known Luxembourgish and foreign credit institutions as well as other professionals within the financial sector. The lawyers also assume the representation of their international clients in the event of judicial or extra-judicial litigation and the assistance during any eventual negotiations.

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.

Brucher Thieltgen & Partners (“BTP”) has been a continuously growing boutique law firm, currently composed of 16 lawyers (four partners, two counsels, three senior associates and seven associates). The firm hired new lawyers in the course of last year, namely Associate Me Elodie Rousseau, member of the Luxembourg bar since 2014 with substantial experience in banking and insolvency law, junior associate Me Elise Orban who has 4-years bar experience and joined the dispute resolution team, as well as junior associate Me Nicolas Antoine who joined the firm’s corporate and commercial department.

Department Name Email Telephone
Banking & Finance (including Capital Markets & Investment Funds) | Sports | IP & IT | Tax | Criminal litigation Nicolas Thieltgen +352 26 02 71
Corporate & Commercial (including Merger & Acquisitions) Nicolas Bernardy +352 26 02 71
Litigation & Dispute resolution | Real Estate | Administrative | Employment & Labour Marie Bena +352 26 02 71
Nicolas Thieltgen - Managing Partner - Lawyer : Banking & Finance / Real Estate / Tax / Criminal / Corporate & Commercial / Sports / IP&IT
Marie Bena - Partner - Lawyer : Litigation and dispute resolution / Real estate / Labour law & employment / Administrative / Criminal / Corporate & Commercial / Sports
Nicolas Bernardy - Partner - Lawyer : Corporate & Commercial / Mergers & Acquisitions / Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Liquidation
Jean Brucher - Partner - Lawyer : Banking & Finance / Real Estate / Administrative
Brice Hellinckx - Counsel - Lawyer : Banking & Finance / Corporate and Commercial litigation
Anne-Marie Ka - Counsel - Lawyer : Banking &finance / Employment law
Catherine Wagener – Senior Associate - Lawyer : Dispute & Litigation / Employment law / Corporate & Commercial
Patrick Cuignet – Senior Associate - Lawyer : Dispute & Litigation / Corporate & Commercial / Banking & Finance
Lionel Gueth-Wolf – Senior Associate - Lawyer : Restructuring and reorganization proceedings / Mediation / Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Liquidation
Alexandre Bouillet – Associate – Lawyer : Corporate & Commercial / Sports / Banking & Finance
Elodie Rousseau – Associate - Lawyer : Dispute & Litigation / Corporate & Commercial / Banking & Finance
Audrey Arnotte-Schmalz – Junior Associate - Lawyer : Corporate & Commercial / Banking & Finance
François Carmon – Junior Associate - Lawyer : Criminal litigation / Dispute & Litigation / Corporate & Commercial
Florian Poncin – Junior Associate - Lawyer : IT/IP / Dispute & Litigation/ Administrative law
Elise Orban – Junior Associate - Lawyer : Dispute & Litigation / Employment law
Nicolas Antoine – Junior Associate - Lawyer : Corporate & Commercial / Banking & Finance / Real Estate
Alexandre Gas - Executive Director : Finance / ICT / HR / Business Development / Marketing
AIJA - International Association of Young Lawyers
ALJB (Association Luxembourgeoise des Juristes de Droit Bancaire)
International Association of Lawyers (UIA)