Skip to content

David Van Gaever




David Van Gaever



David specialises in securities law, banking and debt capital markets regulation. He advises clients on structured finance transactions, including securitisation and fiduciary structures, structured products and placements and buy-backs of securities.

David also advises on listing and admission to trading of securities on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and any on-going obligations deriving from such listings.

He joined Allen & Overy in 2021.

Related articles

Luxembourg cityscape at night

Publications: 09 March 2023

Luxembourg strengthens its DLT Strategy with a new Bill

Two sets of amendments regarding collateral and financial instruments, one continued objective for Luxembourg’s DLT Strategy.

Read more

Publications: 21 July 2022

Clarification changes to the August 2005 Luxembourg Act

Read more

Publications: 09 February 2022

Luxembourg securitisation regime set for major boost

Read more




5 Avenue John F. Kennedy, L-1855 

View office →



Admitted as avocat (Belgium), 2012

Admitted as avocat à la cour (Luxembourg), 2019


BA, Law, University of Leuven, 2009

MA, Law, University of Leuven, 2011

LL.M, Law, Maastricht University, 2012

Pro-bono experience

  • Advising an international organisation advocating freedom of expression on whistleblowing rules in Luxembourg.

Published Work

  • Co-author (2021) "The Structured Products Law Review" (Luxembourg Chapter), Law Business Research
  • Van Gaever. D. (2018) “The new securitisation regulation: Einstein's paradigm?”Luxembourg, LexNow
  • Van Gaever. D. (2018) “The securitisation regulation risk retention framework: a zero sum game?”, Luxembourg, LexNow
  • Van Gaever. D., Foldberg Møller. C. (2019) “The summary and risk factor sections under the Prospectus Regulation – give a little, take a little?, Luxembourg, LexNow