MOLITOR Avocats à la Cour has announced the appointment of Augustin de Longeaux as partner.
Augustin studied law in Paris and Oxford and arrived at MOLITOR from the Luxembourg office of one of the “magic circle” firms. A highly-experienced investment funds lawyer, Augustin joined the firm effective 16 January 2017. This has increased the number of partners at MOLITOR to eight.
Augustin represents investment fund managers and financial institutions on legal and regulatory issues relating to fund structuring and the set-up of management companies and alternative investment fund managers. His practice has a particular focus on the formation of regulated and unregulated real estate, private equity, debt and infrastructure funds.
“We are delighted to welcome Augustin to the firm”, said Michel Molitor, managing partner of MOLITOR Avocats à la Cour. “His practice is a key strategic fit and he brings the perfect mix of experience to our growing investment funds team.”
Paulo Lopes da Silva added: “Augustin’s substantial investment management practice and knowledge of regulatory issues will further boost our busy financial practice area. It will enable us to extend our capacities and will be a major asset to our clients.”