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Guillaume Schaefer

Guillaume Schaefer

Senior Associate

Guillaume Schaefer practices in the area of corporate law, with particular focus on private equity, mergers and acquisitions and complex cross-border restructurings.

Guillaume advises local and international clients on issues relating to mergers and acquisitions and cross-border transactions (including international groups reorganizations). He also works with private equity funds on structuring their investments.

Areas of FocusCorporate
Professional QualificationsAvocat à la Cour registered with the Barreau de Luxembourg


  • Advising international companies on the reorganization of their groups of companies and use of Luxembourg corporate and contractual hybrid instruments.
  • Advising clients on corporate solutions and structuring for high-net-worth individuals.
  • Assisting private equity houses in their acquisitions and related holding and financing structuring.
  • French
  • English
  • EMLyon Business School, Specialized Master “Jurist Manager International,” 2011
  • Université Lumière Lyon II (France) / Université de Montréal (Canada) – Second year of master’s degree in comparative business law, 2010
  • Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas – First year of master’s degree in business law, 2009

Prior Experience

  • September 2021 to date: Senior Associate, DLA Piper, Luxembourg
  • July 2019 to August 2021: Senior Associate, International law firm, Luxembourg
  • April 2016 to June 2019: Associate, International law firm, Luxembourg
  • February 2012 to March 2016: Associate, International law firm, Luxembourg