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Marceau Visano


Marceau Visano practices in the area of investment funds, investment management related financial services and regulatory matters.

Marceau regularly advises fund managers and financial institutions on the structuring and formation of investment funds, particularly within the private equity and venture capital sectors. He also assists clients in connection with general regulatory matters in relation to AIFMD and financial sector law related matters and has experience in transactional work relating to investment funds.

Areas of FocusFinance
Bar admissionsAvocat a la Cour admitted to the Barreau de Luxembourg


  • Setting up SIF (FCP and SICAR) and SICAR (private equity and real estate funds).
  • Setting up RAIF and unregulated vehicles.
  • Setting up EuVECA investing in early-stage active in mobile or PC games and distributed on digital platform.
  • Advising the real estate and private equity company of a major luxury group.
  • Advising asset managers on distribution, capital call and investment financing.
  • English
  • French
  • Université de Lorraine (France), Postgraduate master's degree in business law, 2012
  • Université Paul Verlaine (France), Master's degree in European business law, 2011


  • Rated as "Rising Star" by IFLR1000 2023

Prior Experience

  • 2023: Counsel, DLA Piper, Luxembourg
  • 2020-23: Senior Associate, DLA Piper, Luxembourg
  • 2018-20: Associate, DLA Piper, Luxembourg
  • 2016-18: Legal Advisor of a major Luxembourg central administration, Luxembourg
  • 2013-16: Associate, International law firms, Luxembourg

Memberships And Affiliations

  • Avocat à la Cour, registered with the Barreau de Luxembourg
  • Member of the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI)