Michael Jonas


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Michael Jonas is a Partner in the Investment Management practice of Arendt & Medernach.
He advises fund sponsors on the structuring, formation and ongoing operation of regulated and unregulated alternative investment funds across all asset classes, with a particular focus on private equity and venture capital.
Additional areas of expertise include GP-led secondaries, fund governance matters, carried interest and co-investment arrangements. He also advises asset managers on investment fund transactions and related acquisition structures and regulatory compliance.

  • Master’s in Law (Licence en droit) from the Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgium).
  • Master’s in Laws (LL.M.) from New York University (NYU) School of Law (USA).
  • Advanced Certificate in Law & Business from NYU Leonard N. Stern School of Business and NYU School of Law.

  • IFLR 1000 2023 – Corporate and M&A – Notable practitioner.

  • Luxembourg Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (LPEA).
  • Michael has been a member of the New York State Bar since 2004 and the Luxembourg Bar since 2007. He was a member of the Brussels Bar from 1998 to 2011.

  • Previously, he gained substantial experience with a magic circle firm in Brussels and in Luxembourg.