Josée Weydert is the managing partner of NautaDutilh Avocats Luxembourg, and leads the banking and finance practice. She has extensive experience in finance and corporate law, in particular in capital markets, securitisation, financial products, securities laws, international finance structures, insolvency and restructuring.
She regularly advises financial institutions, other financial professionals and corporate groups on financings and investment structures. Having worked herself during her career for more than 6 years for a leading bank in Luxembourg in the capital markets and structured finance departments, Josée also has considerable banking experience, in particular in capital markets, structured finance and securities operations.
With 20 years of experience in the banking and legal sector, Josée enjoys high recognition among both market players and clients. She is recommended in the European Law Expert Guide. Josée has also been nominated in 2013 and 2014 as a Leading Lawyer by the IFLR1000 directory.
Chambers highlights her as having 'profound knowledge of the products and services marketed in Luxembourg's financial market and excellent working relationships with the government and regulators'. Clients value her 'depth of expertise and long-standing experience in the banking industry'.
Josée and her team recently published several articles in various legal publications, including ILO (International Law Office) and Euromoney; "New act Regulates family office activities" (ILO, 24 January 2013), "Law on dematerialized securities enters into force" (ILO, 23 April 2013), "AIFM Directive implementation: another reason to choose Luxembourg" (ILO, 30 July 2013), "Asset Management in Luxembourg" (Global Asset Management Review 2013/14, Euromoney Yearbooks).
Josée holds a master of law degree of Robert Schuman University in Strasbourg and regularly speaks at conferences, in particular on topics including securitisation, finance products and security assets.
She is fluent in English, French, German and Luxembourgish.
About NautaDutilh Avocats Luxembourg
NautaDutilh Avocats Luxembourg, a recognised player in the Luxembourg legal market, provides high quality legal advice and services in banking & finance, corporate, capital markets & securitization, insolvency, tax, investment funds as well as intellectual property and ICT.
NautaDutilh Avocats Luxembourg is part of an international network with offices in Amsterdam, Brussels, London, New York and Rotterdam. With more than 400 lawyers, notaries and tax advisers, NautaDutilh is one of the largest law firms in the Benelux region.