Legal500 2021

With a ‘perfect combination of experience and agility‘, DSM Avocats A La Cour‘s two-partner team provides ‘accurate and timely advice‘ to a wide range of stakeholders engaged in local real estate matters. Mario Di Stefanoalways delivers exhaustive and well-documented legal work‘ and has developed a particularly strong reputation among developers, by virtue of his ability to provide a “cradle-to-grave” service, including wide-ranging zoning, planning and environmental due diligence at the front-end of the transaction, through to the ultimate divestment process. Renaud Le Squeren co-heads the team alongside Di Stefano.

Leading individuals:Mario Di Stefano

Testimonials

The team is flexible and responsive.

Top-notch firm, highly technical and with a great service, from beginning until the end. Perfect combination of experience and agility.

Mario Di Stefano always delivers exhaustive and well-documented legal work. He displays exceptional communication skills.

Co-headed by Mario Di Stefano and Alban Colson, DSM Avocats A La Cour‘s dispute resolution team has familiarity with a range of litigation techniques, including ADR, which it effectively implements for private sector clients on real estate and tax disputes, in particular.

Benefiting from a ‘perfect combination of experience and agility‘, DSM Avocats A La Cour provides ‘responsive and business-minded advice‘ to national and international clients across a range of corporate and commercial mandates, including advice on M&A and international joint ventures. Mario Di Stefano possesses ‘exceptional communication skills‘ and, along with the ‘responsive and proactiveRenaud Le Squeren, is a key member of the team that is particularly active in the real estate sector.

Testimonials

They are responsive and understand the client’s business rationale.

They not only exhibit outstanding legal skills, but are also very friendly lawyers and staff, with whom it is a pleasure working.

Top-notch firm, highly technical and with great service, from beginning til end. It displays a perfect combination of experience and agility.

Mario Di Stefano provides timely and business-minded advice.

Mario Di Stefano always delivers exhaustive and well-documented legal work. He has exceptional communication skills.

The very responsive Renaud Le Squeren has excellent legal skills in corporate and commercial law and data protection.

 


LEGAL500 2020

Jointly headed by Mario DI STEFANO and Renaud LE SQUEREN, DSM Avocats A La Cour advises a diverse array of stakeholders, including funds, banks, developers and contractors, on corporate real estate, zoning and planning, and real estate acquisition projects.

Jointly headed by Mario DI STEFANO and Renaud LE SQUEREN, DSM Avocats A La Cour handles a broad array of ongoing corporate and commercial matters for local entities and international clients based in Luxembourg. The team also regularly handles cross-border M&A work across a range of industry sectors, including real estate.

Well-versed in alternative dispute resolution techniques in addition to formal litigation, DSM Avocats A La Cour represents clients across a broad range of domestic and cross-border commercial litigation. Team head Alban COLSON is also noted for his white-collar expertise.


Legal500 2019

  • Real Estate and Construction – tier 2

DSM Avocats A La Cour advises a wide range of stakeholders, including funds, banks, developers and contractors, on corporate real estate, zoning and planning, and real estate acquisition projects. Mario Di Stefano is well-versed in local real estate development matters and heads the two-partner team that also includes the ‘responsive and knowledgeable’ Renaud Le Squeren , who regularly employs sophisticated financing structures to facilitate transactions in the sector.

  • Commercial, Corporate and M&A – tier 4

Led by Luxembourg and German-qualified partner Mario Di Stefano, DSM Avocats A La Cour has experience on M&A matters for both private equity and corporate clients. Renaud Le Squeren has a particular focus on real-estate-related corporate matters.

  • Dispute Resolution – tier 3

At DSM Avocats A La Cour, dual-qualified Luxembourg and German partner Mario Di Stefano has broad-ranging litigation and arbitration expertise across a range of areas including as it relates to construction, administrative law and tax.


Legal500 2018

  • Real Estate and Construction – tier 2

The ‘responsive’ two-partner team at DSM Avocats A La Cour provides ‘an excellent service’ to funds, banks, developers, brokers and contractors on matters including corporate real estate, zoning and planning, and real estate acquisition projects. Practice head Mario di Stefano has particular expertise advising on real estate development matters and Renaud Le Squeren is ‘excellent’.

  • Commercial, Corporate and M&A – tier 5

As well as regularly handling real estate-related M&A, DSM Avocats A La Cour also handles an increasing amount of day-to-day corporate and transactional work across other sectors including the financial services industry. Mario di Stefano and Renaud le Squeren are recommended.

  • Dispute Resolution – tier 4

DSM Avocats A La Cour represents domestic and international clients in a broad range of civil, real estate and commercial disputes.


Legal500 2017

  • Real Estate and Construction – tier 2

At DSM Avocats A La Cour, team head Mario di Stefano handles a wide range of real estate matters, from financing and due diligence issues through to exit strategies. Di Stefano is particularly recommended for real estate development work and recently advised an international construction group on the acquisition and development of two Luxembourg-based real estate projects.

  • Commercial, Corporate and M&A – tier 4

DSM Avocats A La Cour provides a ‘responsive and cost-effective’ service across a range of corporate matters with a particular focus on the real estate sector.

  • Dispute Resolution – tier 3

Headed by Alban Colson, DSM Avocats A La Cour‘s team represents domestic and international clients across a broad range of civil, real estate and commercial disputes.