With a population of only half a million, Luxembourg is one of the world’s most developed economies and a key seat of the European Union. Thanks to its strategic location at the heart of Western Europe, social and political stability, innovative and international orientation, as well as modern legal and regulatory framework, the Grand Duchy is the Eurozone’s premier private banking center and the world’s second largest fund center, attracting banks, insurance companies, investment fund promoters and specialized service providers worldwide. Both international firms and local firms need to adapt themselves to the changing landscape of legal market.

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Both international firms and local firms need to adapt themselves to the changing landscape of legal market.

In spite of the stable juridical and regulatory framework in Luxembourg, the landscape of its legal market is constantly changing, driven by various factors: authorities’ desire to attract more international investments, law firms’ appetite to better serve their clients and local businesses’ innovative spirit.

Luxembourg: Stability + Flexibility + Innovation = Attractiveness

In spite of the stable juridical and regulatory framework in Luxembourg, the landscape of its legal market is constantly changing, driven by various factors: authorities’ desire to attract more international investments, law firms’ appetite to better...

15-09-2016

Law firms are usually perceived as conservative and lagging behind in terms of innovation, but Ogier is determined to challenge this image. Their ambition? Redefining talent to create an inspiring workplace, transforming offshore to match the high standards demanded by sophisticated clients, and carrying out service innovation through, amongst other things, technology. François Pfister, practice partner of Ogier’s Luxembourg office, decodes the firm’s strategy and comments on various market trends from Brexit to legal changes in Luxembourg.

François Pfister (Ogier): “The legal market is changing and is going to be very different in five to ten years’ time”

Law firms are usually perceived as conservative and lagging behind in terms of innovation, but Ogier is determined to challenge this image. Their ambition? Redefining talent to create an inspiring workplace, transforming offshore to match the high st...

08-11-2016

This year again, international law firms are settling in Luxembourg. Pierre-Alexandre Degehet, partner of leading Luxembourg firm Bonn Steichen & Partners, decodes the attractiveness of the local legal market and what will happen after the Brexit.

Pierre-Alexandre Degehet (Bonn Steichen & Partners): “Independence and globality are not mutually exclusive”

This year again, international law firms are settling in Luxembourg. Pierre-Alexandre Degehet, partner of leading Luxembourg firm Bonn Steichen & Partners, decodes the attractiveness of the local legal market and what will happen after the Brexit...

07-10-2016

Leading the Luxembourg legal market, Arendt & Medernach is not resting on its laurels and is constantly contemplating the profession of lawyer and the value it can create for its clients. Managing Partner Jean-Marc Ueberecken analyzes in-depth the secrets of their success.

A new chapter in the growth of Arendt & Medernach

Leading the Luxembourg legal market, Arendt & Medernach is not resting on its laurels and is constantly contemplating the profession of lawyer and the value it can create for its clients. Managing Partner Jean-Marc Ueberecken analyzes in-depth th...

07-10-2016

Nowadays clients expect practical and cost-efficient solutions and advice from lawyers who understand their business and with whom they have a long-term relationship. This is the vision of Raphaël Collin, founding partner at the boutique firm Collin Maréchal, who is committed to taking his firm in this direction.

Raphaël Collin (Collin Maréchal): “Lawyers also need to be entrepreneurs”

Nowadays clients expect practical and cost-efficient solutions and advice from lawyers who understand their business and with whom they have a long-term relationship. This is the vision of Raphaël Collin, founding partner at the boutique firm Collin...

06-10-2016