Michael Schweiger, Counsel, is a member of the Banking & Finance practice group in our Luxembourg office. He leads the financial regulatory team and provides clients with strategic banking, regulatory, and corporate governance advice.
Prior to joining the firm, Michael spent over a decade in-house and was a member of the Executive Committee of a significant international bank with direct accountability to the European Central Bank. He led a team with responsibility for all legal matters in Continental Europe and the Channel Islands.
Prior to relocating to Luxembourg in 2008, Michael practised corporate, commercial, and insolvency law in Canada. He is called to the Bar in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Michael is actively involved in the Luxembourg Bankers’ Association (ABBL) and the Luxembourg Institute of Directors (ILA), where he has dedicated significant time to enhancing corporate governance within financial institutions.
LL.B., Queen's University – Kingston, Canada, 2004
B.A. (Honours), University of Western Ontario – London, Canada, 2001