Vassiliyan Zanev
Partner - Attorney at Law / Avocat à la Cour

Vassiliyan Zanev

Vassiliyan Zanev, partner, is a member of the Banking & Finance Practice Group in our Luxembourg office. He focuses on fund finance, securitisation, debt issuances and real estate finance.

About Vassiliyan Zanev

Vassiliyan has extensive experience representing a variety of financial institutions, corporations, originators and investment funds across a range of structured finance and secured lending transactions, with particular emphasis on fund finance, securitisation, debt issuances and real estate finance.

What others say about Vassiliyan

Chambers Global: Vassiliyan Zanev predominantly acts for financial services companies. Clients admire his solution-oriented approach: "He understands immediately what the client wants and what the counterparty wants." (2020)

Chambers Europe: Vassiliyan Zanev is considered to be "fast, efficient, predictable and reliable" by his clients. He is proficient in fund finance and securitisation. (2020)

Legal 500: As well as his excellent track record on the securitisation and real estate financing front, Vassiliyan Zanev has also been pivotal to the firm's growing reputation in the fund financing sector. (2020)


  • Luxembourg Bar, 2003


  • LL.B., Nottingham Trent University (United Kingdom), 2008
  • GDL, Nottingham Trent University (United Kingdom), 2007
  • LL.M. in Commercial Law, Glasgow University (Scotland), 2002
  • Law degree in Business Law (Maîtrise en Droit des Affaires), University Robert Schuman, Strasbourg (France), 2001


  • English
  • French
  • Bulgarian

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