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Brucher Thieltgen & Partners
BP 507

Dispute resolution Tier 2

Benefiting from a 'deep knowledge of civil law', Brucher Thieltgen & Partners is 'able to handle complex files and summarise them quickly, in order to concentrate on the pertinent issues'. Headed by the 'responsive and pragmaticMarie Bena and with significant input from managing partner Nicolas Thieltgen - who 'has a good knowledge of the practicalities and specificity of court proceedings in Luxembourg' - core areas of expertise include banking and finance litigation and shareholders' litigation.

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The team is responsive and always available.

Nicolas Thieltgen is very smart, responsive and pragmatic.

Marie Bena firmly defends her opinions.

Catherine Wagener is always available, committed and nice to talk to.

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Led by the 'hardworkingNicolas BernardyBrucher Thieltgen & Partners' team combines 'excellent lawyering and a commercially switched on approach', to advise local and international entities on the spectrum of corporate, commercial and restructuring work.

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The team was very dedicated to our request and the advice has solved our problems.

They are incredibly conscientious and responsive.

Nicolas Bernardy is very detail-oriented.

Nicholas Thieltgen is excellent at the commercial aspects and very easy to get on with.

Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 5

While it is less active on transactional financing work than many of its higher-ranked peers, independent boutique Brucher Thieltgen & Partners has significant regulatory expertise (including as it relates to GDPR and Mifid ii matters) and also excels at handling financial services-related litigation. Nicolas Thieltgen is the key name.

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Excellent team with strong knowledge of legal environment and solid experience.

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 & 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)