Leading international law firm Clifford Chance announces that Saskia Myners joins the firm as a partner in the Luxembourg office, starting today. The appointment provides a significant boost to the firm’s Corporate and M&A practice offering, with a particular focus on financial investors.
Saskia brings expertise and experience from a long-standing career advising leading financial investors. She joins from PwC Legal where she has led the Private Equity practice since 2014 after having worked for 12 years at Luxembourg’s largest local law firm. She has significant experience in private equity, real estate transactional work and M&A.
Steve Jacoby, Luxembourg Managing Partner says: “The Luxembourg market is increasingly attractive to financial investors requiring top-tier legal advisers who understand the specificities of the market. Saskia’s strong experience in private equity and M&A builds on the firm’s leading position.”
Katia Gauzès and Christian Kremer, Corporate Partners, comment: “Saskia is an extremely valuable addition to our leading Corporate team, helping to further strengthen our offering to financial investors with a particular focus on private equity. We are all very excited to be working with Saskia and look forward to continuing our success together.”
Saskia Myners adds: “I am delighted to be joining Clifford Chance and look forward to working with the local and international teams. The reputation of the firm in Luxembourg and at the global level, and its exceptional international client base, perfectly align with my ambitions.”
Clifford Chance has continued to invest significantly in its Luxembourg office, including promoting Stefanie Ferring and Maren Stadler Tjan as Partners in May 2021. The Luxembourg office has over 120 lawyers including 13 partners.
The extensive reach of Clifford Chance’s global Corporate and M&A practice provides clients with all their legal requirements across Europe and the UK, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and the US. Clifford Chance regularly features at the top of the cross-border M&A league tables, consistently winning some of the most high-profile and high-value deals in the market. Its global Corporate and M&A team advises clients on the full range of public and private transactions, combining specialist technical and industry expertise across twelve sectors.
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