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Elodie Duchene

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Elodie Duchêne is a partner in the M&A and Corporate Practice Groups of Baker McKenzie's Luxembourg office and has more than 11 years of experience. Prior to joining the Firm in 2015, she worked for an independent law firm in Luxembourg for 9 years.

Considering the cross-border component inherent to most Luxembourg transactions, dealmakers must carefully assess the risks of a merger control review even if the national merger thresholds are not met. To shed more certainty on the applicable procedure and timeline, the local M&A market may opt to insert detailed contractual remedies in the M&A documentation.

The law establishing a Register of Beneficial Owners for Luxembourg-registered entities came into force as of 1 March 2019. The beneficial ownership register is based on Article 30 of Directive (EU) 2015/849 of the European Parliament (as amended), and has been established implementing the Directive’s aims to prevent money laundering…