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Corporate & Tax

Our corporate and tax practice offers clients a full range of services relation to transactions and ongoing business needs. We assist public and privately-held companies in a wide range of industries with proactive tax-planning, including the request of advance tax agreements, corporate and tax restructuring, cross-border transactions and general corporate and tax matters. Chevalier & Sciales’ integrated multidisciplinary approach combines in-depth corporate and tax expertise.

Our range of services includes:

  • Incorporation of Luxembourg holding and financing companies and advice on appropriate legal structures.
  • Domiciliation of Luxembourg holding and financing companies and provision of corporate secretarial services.
  • Advice on corporate governance issues, including the drafting of joint venture agreements and shareholders’ agreements.
  • Advising on corporate reorganisation and recapitalisation.
  • Establishment of hybrid financial instruments.
  • Requests for advance tax agreements.

Recent work

  • Acted as legal counsel for the purchaser in relation to the acquisition of a Luxembourg holding company and its financing (value of the transaction approximatively 10 million Euro).
  • Acted as legal counsel for the structuring of an oil and gas cross-border transaction (value of the transaction approximatively 75 million Euro).
  • Representing and assisting an institutional investor on regulatory issues and for the recovery of its investments (value of its investments exceeding 250 million Euro).
  • Acted as legal counsel for the refinancing of a private-equity joint venture.
  • Acted as legal counsel for a real estate corporation in the launch of their take-over bid.
  • Acted as legal counsel for the refinancing of a private-equity joint venture.
  • Acted as legal counsel for the corporate cross border restructuring of a European telecom company.