Mr Jean Steffen > Bonn Steichen & Partners > Luxembourg, Luxembourg > Lawyer Profile

Bonn Steichen & Partners
2 RUE PETERNELCHEN
BUILDING C2
2370 HOWALD LUXEMBOURG
Luxembourg
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Work Department

Banking, Financial Services | Private Equity | Corporate, M&A | Tax

Position

Partner

Career

  • Jean manages and coordinates complex domestic and multi-jurisdictional legal projects for major local and international companies in a wide array of both financial structures and industries.
  • He is a regular counsel on structuring, negotiation and execution of complex acquisitions, divestitures and mergers, financial arrangements, corporate and tax planning.
  • Jean provides assistance on all layers of structuring and drafting of hybrid finance instruments.
  • He regularly advises private equity houses Apax, Lime Rock Partners, Cadent Energy Partners and Index Ventures.
  • He recently assisted Parker Hannifin Group in a large scale European sales company reorganisation.

Languages

English, French, German and Luxembourgish.

Memberships

  • Conférence du Jeune Barreau du Luxembourg (CJBL)
  • Commission des Experts Juristes (CODEJU), a legal committee advising the Luxembourg Banking Supervisory Authority on draft bills pertaining to the financial sector.
  • Visiting Lecturer, Université de Bourgogne – Dijon, France – and ICHEC Brussels

Education

  • Admitted to the Luxembourg Bar, 1991.
  • Université Paris I, France, DEA en droit privé  (Post-Graduate Degree in Private Law), 1992.
  • London School of Economics, UK, LL.M., 1990.
  • Université Paris I, France, Maîtrise en Droit des Affaires (Master in Business Law), 1989.