Partner / Attorney-at-law
2012-present Partner, DSM Avocats à la Cour
1997-2012 Secretary General and Chief Legal Officer of KBL European Private Bankers S.A. et Groupe
1980-1997 In-house legal counsel/Head of Legal Department of KBL Luxembourg (renamed KBL European Private Bankers S.A.)
1980 Attorney-at-law at Luxembourg Bar
1975-1980 Attorney-at-law at the Bars of Brussels and Arlon (Belgium)
1995 International Banking School (summer session), Oxford, UK
1989 International Banking Summer School, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
1980 Graduate in Luxembourg law
1975 University of Geneva, specialization in European companies law and international law, Switzerland
1974 University of Namur and Louvain, Master in law/specialization in economic law, Belgium
French, English, German, Dutch
2012 – Member of the Bars of Luxembourg and Brussels
2016 – “The rules of investment service conduct under European Directives and how they are received by national courts. A study in Luxembourg law”, Liber Amicorum, Blanche Sousi, L’Europe Bancaire, Financière et Monétaire, RB Edition, p. 361 et seq.
2004 – « Les Banques Luxembourgeoises et la Corporate Governance » in Droit Bancaire et Financier, Ed. Larcier, 2004
1996 – “Consumer Protection and Loans to employees of a bank”, note under Cour d’Appel Luxembourg 27 March, 1996, Bulletin Droit et Banque, ALJB 1996, p. 71 et seq.
1994 – « The Fiduciary Contract of Credit Institutions : analysis of practical cases », in Droit Bancaire et Financier au Grand-Duché de Luxembourg, Ed. Larcier 1994
1984 – “Stolen bank checks – cashing in – responsibility of the bank”, note under Tribunal d’Arrondissement Luxembourg,19 December 1984, Bulletin Droit et Banque ALJB, 1986 pp 35 et seq.
1984 – “Stolen and forged bank checks”, note under Cour de Cassation Luxembourg 10 March, 1983, Bulletin Droit et Banque ALJB, 1984, pp 35 et seq.