Cédric Raffoul
Partner - Attorney at law / Avocat à la Cour

Cédric Raffoul

Cédric Raffoul, partner, is a member of the Banking & Finance Practice Group in our Luxembourg office. He focuses on securities law and capital markets regulation.

About Cédric Raffoul

Cédric specialises in securities law and capital markets regulation. He advises Luxembourg and foreign corporate clients and financial institutions on capital markets and financing transactions, including debt and equity transactions, initial public offerings, takeovers, placements of securities, buy-backs of securities, liability management transactions, listings and all related regulatory matters.

Cédric is an active member of the LuxCMA task forces "Sustainable Finance" and "Prospectus Regulation". 

Prior to joining Loyens & Loeff, Cédric worked in the Paris office of a major US-based law firm and thereafter for more than four years as a senior associate in the capital markets team of a leading law firm in Luxembourg.

What others say about Cédric

IFLR1000: Cédric is rated as a notable practitioner for Luxembourg for his work undertaken within capital markets.

Legal 500: Established as 'one of the very few "go-to partners" in Luxembourg for capital markets transactions', Cédric Raffoul is well-versed in handling both debt and equity issuances for lenders and borrowers, including his recent work for Goldman Sachs, as underwriter, on Bain Capital's high-yield issuance to facilitate its acquisition of Kantar from WPP. (2021)

Cédric is rated as Next Generation Partner in Banking, Finance and capital markets. (2021)


  • Luxembourg Bar (List I), 2010
  • Paris Bar, 2006
  • International Capital Markets Association


  • LL.M., The George Washington University - Law School (Washington, USA), 2003
  • Postgraduate degree in International Economy and Development Law (DEA, droit de l’économie international et du développement), University Paris V René Descartes (Paris, France), 2002
  • Master’s degree in Business Law (Maîtrise en droit des affaires), University Paris II Panthéon-Assas (Paris, France), 2001


  • English
  • French

T: +352 466 230 415
E: [email protected]


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