Anne-Marie Nicolas
Partner - Attorney at Law / Avocat à la Cour

Anne-Marie Nicolas

Anne-Marie Nicolas, partner, is a member of the Banking & Finance Practice Group in our Luxembourg office. She co-heads the Luxembourg Restructuring Team. Anne-Marie focuses on secured lending, including acquisition finance and real estate finance, as well as debt restructuring.

About Anne-Marie Nicolas

Anne-Marie advises in cross-border finance transactions, including acquisition financing, asset financings, structured finance, debt (re)structuring and financial technologies, as well as on regulatory, insolvency and corporate governance matters. Anne-Marie regularly acts for banks, financial institutions, corporates and investors.

She is a member of the Financial Institutions team, the Fintech team, the Region team Germany and the Region team France within Loyens & Loeff. Anne-Marie is also an active member of various associations in the financial services industry and has published on finance and corporate governance. 

Before joining our office, Anne-Marie gained extensive experience at a major global law firm in Luxembourg and headed the EMEA and India corporate and legal practice of an S&P 500 industrial group listed on the New York Stock Exchange. 

What others say about Anne-Marie

Chambers FinTech: Anne-Marie Nicolas is ranked Band 1. "She's very active on ICOs and on the capital markets side of FinTech - she's one of the drivers for that part of the market." says an insider. (2021)

Chambers Europe: Anne-Marie Nicolas advises lenders on acquisitions, restructurings and joint ventures. She is depicted by clients as "very knowledgeable and very reliable." (2020)

Legal 500: Anne-Marie Nicolas is very "knowledgeable and hands-on". (2020)


  • New York Bar, 2004
  • Luxembourg Bar, 2003
  • Luxembourg Directors Association (ILA)
  • Luxembourg Bankers Association (ABBL)
  • Luxembourg Banking Lawyers Association (ALJB)
  • thinkBLOCKtank, an EU blockchain association - Founding and board member
  • LHoFT (Luxembourg House of Financial Technology)


  • LL.M. in American Law, Boston University (Boston, Massachusetts,USA), 2002
  • Master's in French Law (double Master's Programme), Université Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris, France), 2001
  • Master's in German Law (double Master's Programme), Universität zu Köln (Cologne, Germany), 2001


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  • French
  • German

T: +352 466 230 314


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