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Jean Steffen

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Work +352 26025 1
Email:
Bonn Steichen & Partners

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.

Member

  • 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.


Luxembourg

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Bonn Steichen & Partners is recognised for its capital markets expertise and regularly acts for private equity clients on IPO exits, as well as for issuers and arrangers on debt public issuances and private placements. Laurent Lazard has an excellent reputation for advising on automobile securitisations; Jean Steffen is noted for his IPO expertise; and Evelyn Maher is well versed in equity capital markets transactions and regulatory matters.

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Private equity

Within: Private equity

At Bonn Steichen & Partners, Linda Harroch regularly handles acquisition and exit work for Advent International; she recently advised it on the purchase of Culligan International from Centerbridge Partners. Jean Steffen is also recommended.

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