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Philippe Noeltner

Senior Associate


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Philippe Noeltner

Senior Associate


Philippe advises on capital markets and banking & finance matters. His area of practice notably includes derivatives, securitisation and banking regulatory matters (MiFID II, EMIR and CSD-R).

He is a member of the Luxembourg Banking Lawyers’ Association (ALJB), the Digital Strategy Committee and the “Distributed Ledger Technology” working group of the Luxembourg Bankers' Association (ABBL). He is also an active member of our FinTech task force, supporting clients from established financial institutions, incumbents and start-ups in developing innovative products.

Philippe holds a Master’s Degree in Global Business Law and Governance conjointly obtained from the Sciences Po Law School, Columbia Law School and Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University. He also holds a Bachelor of Commerce obtained from the John Molson School of Business in Montreal, Canada. Philippe joined Allen & Overy in 2015.

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Admitted as Avocat à la Cour, Luxembourg, 2019

Admitted as Avocat, Luxembourg, 2016


Master 2, Global Business Law and Governance, Sciences Po Paris Law School, Columbia University and Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, 2015

Master 1, Economic law, Sciences Po Paris Law School, 2013

Published work

  • "Financement des entreprises en difficulté : faillite de l’emprunteur du point de vue du dispensateur de crédit en droit luxembourgeois – Impacts, risques et protections - Le banquier luxembourgeois et le crédit", Anthémis (ALJB), April 2022
  • «Projet de loi 7637: une nouvelle ère DLT pour les titres dématérialisés », AGEFI Luxembourg, September 2020 (co-author)
  • "Idiosyncrasies of Luxembourg law governed securities", Bulletin Droit & Banque, Extrait n°66 published by ALJB, June 2020 (co-author)
  • "Derivatives trading under EMIR REFIT: focus on Luxembourg AIFs and UCITSs", AGEFI Luxembourg, October 2019 (co-author)
  • "A Guide Through the Common Features of Digital Asset Generating Events", Working Paper published by the Luxembourg House of Financial Technology, May 2019 (Co-author)
  • "Changes in reporting obligations for investment funds under EMIR", AGEFI Luxembourg, September 2018 (co-author)
  • "Best practice: dealing with HY in Luxembourg", International Financial Law Review, 2018 (co-author)
  • Comfort letters (loan financing) Q&A: Luxembourg, Practical Law - Cross-border Loan financing, Thomson Reuters, 2017 (co-author)