Partner - Attorney at Law
Véronique Hoffeld, partner, is a member of the Executive Committee of Loyens & Loeff Luxembourg and heads the Litigation & Risk Management Practice Group of our Luxembourg office. She focuses on commercial law, litigation, arbitration, real estate and IP law
Véronique has experience in advising on complex, high-value multi-jurisdictional litigation and arbitration cases, as well as in proceedings before the civil courts and arbitration tribunals. She focuses in particular on financial and corporate litigation.
Together with her team, Véronique has been rewarded by various high profile arbitration cases related to the recognition and enforcement of ICC arbitral awards.
She advises on all aspects of real estate law, including the negotiation of contracts and litigation.
Véronique’s experience in IP law includes working on multi-jurisdictional IP and commercial disputes involving patents, trademarks, distribution and agency agreements, and infringements of copyrights and designs.
She is listed as a Dispute Resolution Expert in Euromoney’s Benchmark Litigation 2020 directory and was awarded ‘Lawyer of the Year’ for Luxembourg in 2019. Her team was also awarded ‘National Team of the Year’ two years consecutively, in 2019 and 2020, by the same directory.
Véronique is the former president of the National Research Fund (FNR) of Luxembourg. As per 1 January 2020, she has been appointed president of the Board of Directors of the Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER).
Team head Véronique Hoffeld regularly represents companies, directors and banks in litigation, and is also noted for her contentious insolvency prowess (as demonstrated by her vigorous defence of Galapagos Group in several disputes brought by noteholders). (2021)