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Laurent Schummer, Corporate Partner, joins Arendt & Medernach

Arendt & Medernach, the leading independent business law firm inLuxembourg, is pleased to announce the arrival of Laurent Schummer at the firm. Laurent Schummer specialises in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and the structuring of private equity funds.

Laurent, who was admitted to the Luxembourg Bar in 1998, has spent most of his career in the Corporate department of a large international law firm inLuxembourg. He holds a law degree (Licence en droit) from the Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium) and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) obtained from the University of Chicago Law School (U.S.).

Laurent Schummer is a member of the Private Equity committee of ALFI (Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry) and the Mergers & Acquisitions commission of the Union Internationale des Avocats (International Association of Lawyers).

“The arrival of Laurent Schummer as a partner at our firm enables us to significantly strengthen our expertise in the field of corporate law, especially in mergers and acquisitions and fund structuring,” stressed Guy Harles, Chairman of the Management Board of Arendt & Medernach.

“The arrival of Laurent Schummer will allow the firm to enhance its development strategy in a sector where we have been recognized by our clients as leaders for many years. It also demonstrates our ability to attract the best talents in theLuxembourgfinancial sector to our firm,” said Paul Mousel, Chairman of the Council at Arendt & Medernach.

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