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Josée Weydert - managing partner and banking & finance partner
Jean-Marc Groelly - tax partner
Margaretha Wilkenhuysen - corporate partner
Christophe Joosen - tax partner
Ezechiel Havrenne - investment funds partner
Yoanna Stefanova - corporate partner
Romain Sabatier - corporate partner
Vincent Wellens - IP/ICT partner
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In 2017, the Luxembourg office of NautaDutilh will celebrate its 15th anniversary. Over the years, the firm has become a key player on the Luxembourg legal market providing high-quality advice and services. Enter a world of experts and innovators, constantly at the top of their game. NautaDutilh is a Benelux law firm practicing Luxembourg, Belgian, Dutch, and Dutch-Caribbean law. With its offices spread over Luxembourg, Brussels, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, London and New York, the presence of the firm speaks for its experience and longstanding tradition of unconventional thinking and innovation. Founded in 1724 in the Netherlands, it has been praised for showing “some of the most creative thinking across Europe over the past year” by the 2016 Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Report. Currently serving a range of national and international clients from key local players to global market leaders, the Luxembourg 56 | Issue 36 | December 2016
office works with financial institutions, assets managers, large and mid-sized corporates and many more. “Many of our major clients have been working with us for most of the last decade, which shows the high level of trust they place in our advice, assistance and dedication to them,” says managing partner Josée Weydert. “We are very grateful for being entrusted with serving them.” Recommended by world leading legal directories such as Chambers and The Legal 500, NautaDutilh Avocats Luxembourg provides legal advice and services in banking and finance, corporate, capital markets, insolvency, tax, investment funds and commercial litigation. It also has very strong and outstanding IP and ICT practices. “Our lawyers are encouraged to combine their legal expertise with a true understanding of underlying industries and their strategic and economic drivers,” explains Weydert. On top of this, the firm’s main concern is to find the best and most efficient solution for its clients.
Aware of the complexity of national and international legislation, retaining an overview of the countless innovations and change processes has become a challenge, one that NautaDutilh is happy to tackle alongside their clients. As Weydert concludes: “We respond innovatively and proactively to market changes. We know what is happening in the world and we work together with our clients and their business partners to help them achieve their ambitions. That approach enables us to gain and foster long-term business partnerships.” www.nautadutilh.com ND Luxembourg office.