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Peter Myners



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Peter Myners



Peter’s practice consists of a wide range of corporate matters, with particular expertise in mergers and acquisitions (both domestic and cross-border) and joint ventures / co-investments, and the establishment and operation of Luxembourg investment platforms for alternative investment managers. He regularly acts as the key point of contact for clients, coordinating specialist teams as needed, both in relation to Luxembourg structures and also the investments that are carried out from those structures. He was seconded to a FTSE 100 company in Luxembourg in 2006 and joined Allen & Overy in Luxembourg in 2010.

Peter is the co-head of Allen & Overy’s alternative investment initiative group globally, a member of the executive committee of the Luxembourg Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (LPEA), and a regular speaker at seminars in Luxembourg and the surrounding area on a broad range of topics, including recently on trends in the alternative investment space, M&A trends, recent developments in Luxembourg corporate law, and directors’ duties under Luxembourg law.

"Allen & Overy Luxembourg’s corporate and M&A department is 'excellent', and clients appreciate that the Luxembourg office is 'part of a global relationship with the firm for M&A operations worldwide'. The 'very dedicated, proactive and business oriented' Peter Myners is 'excellent' – 'a top-quality lawyer'." 
Legal 500

"Clients value his 'availability and ability to think outside of the box,' and that he 'always does the best for the client.' Others that Myners is 'extremely commercially driven,' adding: 'He gets things sorted and is very sensible'." Chambers and Partners



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Admitted to the Luxembourg bar as an Avocat à la Cour, 2018

Admitted to the Luxembourg bar under his professional home title, 2010

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2003


LPC, The College Of Law, London, 2001

LLB, King's College London, 2000

Published work

Co-author (2018) Luxembourg chapters (for fundraising and investing), The Private Equity Review, seventh edition, (London, The Law Reviews)