Manfred Hoffmann is a Counsel in the Investment Management practice of Arendt & Medernach. He specialises in investment fund work, advising clients on the corporate and regulatory aspects of structuring and creating UCITS and specialised investment funds.

Manfred has also acquired over the last 15 years considerable knowledge and expertise in the regulatory framework relating to the combat against money laundering and terrorist financing applicable to investment funds.

Since 2009 he is a permanent active member in the Anti-money Laundering Working Group of the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI).

He is further member of Arendt Institute providing investment fund related workshops and trainings to managers and officers of Luxembourg financial professionals. He explains the Anti-Money Laundering (AML) rules and professional obligations currently applicable to Luxembourg UCis, management companies and other financial institutions dealing with investment funds.

He has been a member of the Oldenburg Bar (Germany) since 2000 and has been admitted by the Luxembourg Bar to practice in Luxembourg under his German professional title.

Prior to joining Arendt & Medernach he worked as a lawyer at the Bar of Frankfurt (Germany).

Manfred Hoffmann is a German qualified lawyer. He passed the first state exam in 1996 and the second state exam in 1998. In 1993 he obtained a French Licence en droit.

Languages: English, French, German.