Mr Paulo Lopes Da Silva > MOLITOR Avocats à la Cour SARL > Luxembourg, Luxembourg > Lawyer Profile

MOLITOR Avocats à la Cour SARL
PO BOX 690

Work Department

Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Employment, Pensions & Immigration, Real Estate, Zoning & Environment, Public Procurement


Paulo is a Partner at MOLITOR Avocats à la Cour. He co-heads the firm’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Real Estate, Zoning & Environment departments.


Paulo is Avocat à la Cour and was admitted to the Luxembourg Bar in 1998. He has been a partner at MOLITOR Avocats à la Cour since 2002, having joined the firm in 1998. Paulo has developed a strong litigation practice handling complex court cases and behind the scene negotiations. He is regularly involved in commercial cross-border aspects of the law and is very active in banking litigation, particularly matters involving the liability of banks and their directors.


English, French, German, Luxembourgish and Portuguese.


Paulo is an active member of the International Bar Association (IBA), the European Employment Law Association (EELA) and the Employment Law Specialist Association (ELSA).


Paulo is a graduate of the University of Strasbourg 1997, DEA en Droit des Affaires/Master in Commercial law 1996, Maître en Droit

Lawyer Rankings

Luxembourg > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Paulo Lopes Da SilvaMOLITOR Avocats à la Cour SARL

Already accounting for a substantial proportion of the firm’s overall workload, MOLITOR Avocats à la Cour SARL‘s litigation capabilities were recently further strengthened by Armel Waisse and Laurent Henneresse‘s arrival from Bonn & Schmitt in May 2020. Both practitioners further underscore the team’s excellent credentials for business and finance-related litigation, in particular, and bolster a market-leading team that is co-headed by ‘highly respected‘ managing partner Michel Molitor and ‘experienced and enthusiastic litigator‘ Paulo Lopes Da Silva. Other areas of focus include construction, employment and contentious insolvency matters.

Luxembourg > Real estate and construction

Led on the transactional front by Stéphanie Juan and for litigation by Paulo Lopes Da SilvaMOLITOR Avocats à la Cour SARL‘s three-partner multi-disciplinary team provides a balanced real estate and construction offering to investors, developers, operators, public authorities and owners across a broad swathe of their property needs. As part of her practice, Juan has a strong understanding of the environmental and zoning concerns, which can be of great importance to clients seeking to acquire land/property interests.