Laurent
Schummer

Partner

Laurent Schummer is a Partner and a member of the Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, the Private Equity & Real Estate and the Capital Markets practices of Arendt & Medernach.

In addition to general company law, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and group restructuring matters, Laurent also handles takeover, equity offering and listing matters.

He has been a member of the Luxembourg Bar since May 1998.

Laurent is a standing member of the Mergers and Acquisition commission of the Union Internationale des Avocats. He is a lecturer in corporate law at the University of Luxembourg.

Prior to joining Arendt & Medernach, he was a partner at Linklaters LLP, Luxembourg which he joined in 1997.

Laurent Schummer holds a Master's degree in law from the Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium) as well as a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the University of Chicago Law School (U.S.A.).

Languages: English, French, German, Luxembourgish.

30/08/2019
Luxembourg Register of Beneficial Owners – deadline extended!

The Luxembourg Business Registers ("LBR") announced yesterday that the administrative deadline regarding the Registre des bénéficiaires effectifs ("RBO" / "RBE") filing has been extended until 30 November 2019.

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11/07/2019
Shareholders rights: new developments

Increased shareholder rights equals additional obligations for asset managers and intermediaries.

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