Benjamin Devouassoux

Senior Associate Luxembourg
I would also like to thank Benjamin in particular – he has been very responsive to our requests, not only in terms of timing and working through the weekend and late nights, but also in terms of producing exactly the documents we need. Benjamin came up with a solution for us immediately, which was extremely helpful. Client feedback 2018

Overview

Benjamin Devouassoux, part of Ogier’s Luxembourg corporate and commercial team, has five years’ experience in the fields of M&A and corporate finance. Benjamin has worked on a wide range of legal matters such as private equity transactions including complex shareholders’ agreements, joint ventures structuring, securitization transactions, domestic/cross-border mergers or demergers, financing transactions, both on the lender or borrower side, including the review and negotiation of facility agreements and related security documents.

Areas of expertise

Laws practised

  • Luxembourg law
  • Background & experience

     Benjamin started his career as tax adviser before joining a top tier law firm in Luxembourg where he notably advised clients on the setting up of their business, the restructuring of their group, the financing of their acquisitions and/or the implementation of domestic/cross-border mergers.

    Before joining Ogier, Benjamin also worked in a top tier law firm in London and advised the world’s biggest investment fund in the financing of real estate transactions within various European jurisdictions.

    Benjamin holds a French master’s degree in international tax and commercial law (DESS Droit des Affaires et Fiscalité Internationale) and was admitted in 2012 to the Bar of Paris. Additionally, he holds an LL.M. in UK Company/Insolvency Law and International Finance Law from Queen Mary University (London). Benjamin also qualified as Solicitor of England & Wales and was admitted to the Bar of London in 2017.

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  • Recognition

    I would also like to thank Benjamin in particular – he has been very responsive to our requests, not only in terms of timing and working through the weekend and late nights, but also in terms of producing exactly the documents we need. Benjamin came up with a solution for us immediately, which was extremely helpful. Client feedback 2018
    Benjamin was good, he is very responsive and on the ball. The project was very time sensitive and he helped get it closed. Client feedback 2018
    Benjamin, in particular, is always incredibly responsive. Benjamin Devouassoux is very pleasant to work with. He is always keen to please Client feedback 2018
    We truly appreciate the efforts and support of you (Bertrand Geradin, Partner) and your team. We are very impressed and look forward to working with you again on other matters. Client feedback 2018