Matthieu Taillandier


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Matthieu Taillandier is the head of the Finance & Capital Markets practice of Arendt. He advises on all types of financing transactions, including secured and unsecured bank lending, funds finance, structured finance, acquisition finance and asset finance. Matthieu also specialises in securitisation, advising clients on all aspects of regulated and non-regulated securitisation transactions as well as in capital markets issues focusing on debt issuance and listing. Matthieu also has a strong expertise in financial restructuring including security enforcement.

  • Master’s degree in law from the Université Paris II Panthéon Assas (France)
  • DESS degree in European business law from the Université Paris V René Descartes (France)
  • Master’s degree in international business law and management from the Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC), Paris (France) in partnership with the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris (ESCP) (France).
  • Member of the Luxembourg Bar and of the Paris Bar.

  • “Matthieu Taillandier is very approachable and pragmatic and is able to communicate and explain matters in a clear, precise and structured way.”Chambers & Partners
  • “Matthieu Taillandier is very technical but practical when delivering solutions and has a very deal-oriented approach. He is also good at creating consensus among large banking syndicates.”Legal 500

  • Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) – Co-Head of the Securitisation Group
  • Luxembourg Capital Markets Association (LuxCMA)
  • World Service Group (WSG) – Head of the Banking & Finance Group
  • World Law Group (WLG) – Banking & Finance Group
  • Loan Market Association (LMA)
  • Fund Finance Association (FFA)