Pierre Beissel is a partner at Arendt & Medernach and head of the firm’s private equity and real estate business unit. He is a member of the corporate law, mergers and acquisitions and the private equity and real estate practices of the firm. He advises private equity firms, hedge funds and real estate funds on funds structuring and formation as well as on the structuring and financing of international buy-out transactions, joint ventures, corporate reorganisations and corporate governance matters.

He is an active member of the Luxembourg Private Equity Association and of the American Bar Association, and was president of the Luxembourg Young Bar Association in 2007 and 2008. Mr Beissel teaches corporate and commercial law at the Luxembourg School for Commerce. He is a lecturer in contractual law at the Luxembourg Bar school.

He has been a member of the Luxembourg Bar since 1999 and of the New York Bar since 2001.

Mr Beissel holds a master’s degree in law, a DJCE and a DESS in business law from the Université Montpellier I, as well as a Master of Laws degree (LLM) from Cornell Law School. He speaks English, French, German and Luxembourgish.