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Private Equity


As a private equity fund, investor or management team, you face daily pressures of valuations, performance, exit strategies and regulation. The relative availability of debt together with significant levels of capital committed to the private equity industry, or held on corporate balance sheets, has strongly impacted the competition for assets and pricing levels.

CMS Luxembourg is able to offer you a cohesive private equity strategy in order to support you at each step and ensure that you acquire the right assets and obtain maximum value from your portfolio. We are structured around your business sectors and focused on your targets. This means we can advise you on all stages of a fund’s lifecycle, from formation and administration to the making of investments, portfolio monitoring and exiting. We ensure that your deals are executed according to tight deadlines and complex regulatory constraints

Luxembourg is the domicile of a considerable number of companies and vehicles used to structure Private Equity acquisitions/transactions. Hence, we have built a solid experience on advising on the high-end transactions and the mid-cap market.

CMS multi-disciplinary specialist teams across 33 countries globally can mobilise quickly, whatever the size and complexity of your transaction. With anti-trust, tax, employment, banking, commercial and disputes expertise, we can also assist in the protection and growth of your funds and investments. Whether your deal is in the upper or mid private equity or venture market, our specialist lawyers can guide you towards the best business outcome in your home markets and across multiple jurisdictions.

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15 April 2021
Leg­al 500 EMEA 2021
The 2021 edi­tion of the Leg­al 500 EMEA guide is out and we are de­lighted to see most of our prac­tices ranked. We would par­tic­u­larly like to thank our cli­ents for put­ting their trust in us dur­ing this...
10 June 2020
Di­git­al As­sets, shap­ing the fu­ture of in­vest­ments?
Wheth­er you are an is­suer, fund man­ager or an in­vestor, di­git­al as­sets such as tokens rep­res­ent a great op­por­tun­ity.The world of di­git­al as­sets has been con­tinu­ously ex­pand­ing over the last months. The...
28 January 2020
From 28 to 30 Janu­ary 2020, more than 1,600 key play­ers in Private Equity are ex­pec­ted in Cannes for 3 days of net­work­ing, con­nec­tion with each oth­er, ex­changes and busi­ness meet­ings.For fur­ther in­form­a­tion...
22 January 2018
In­nov­ate or your deal could die
Any com­pany or law­yer that has ever been in­volved in any kind of mer­ger or ac­quis­i­tion trans­ac­tion will know one thing for sure – a deal typ­ic­ally in­volve hours of leg­al work, in­clud­ing of­ten mundane...
07 November 2017
Busi­ness Break­fast CMS & LB­BC
The Lux­em­bourg-Brazil Busi­ness Cham­ber and CMS join forces to look in­to the solu­tions offered by Lux­em­bourg in­vest­ment struc­tures for non-EU in­vestors. CMS Tax and Cor­por­ate Law­yers will not­ably in­tro­duce...