Counsel, Arbitrator

Luxembourg (LU)

+352 28 55 36 1

+352 28 55 36 60


Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Luxembourgish

Practice area

  • Contract Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Finance and Banking
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Dispute
  • Investment Funds
  • Joint Ventures / Consortia / Shareholder Agreements
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Telecommunication


Educational/ Current position / Professional Experience


May 2007 : Examen de fin de stage judiciaire (« Examen d’avoué »), major de promotion

June 2006 : Examen de candidat notaire, major de promotion

October 2004 to March 2005 : Cours Complémentaires en droit Luxembourgeois

October 2003 to October 2004 : LL.M. with merit in Banking Law and Financial Regulation
London School of Economics and Political Science (G-B)
Member of the Goodenough College (London)
Rotary district 1630 Scholarship

September 1999 to June 2003 : Master in Business Law (Maîtrise en Droit Privé, mention « Droit des Affaires » avec mention « assez bien»)
Diploma in English legal terminology
Université Robert Schuman, Strasbourg (France)

September 1998 to June 1999 : Examen Propédeutique I in Communication Systems
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Suisse)

June 1998 : Examen de fin d’études secondaires
Athénée de Luxembourg

Current position

Since April 2008 : Founder and owner of E2M- Etude Max Mailliet, a niche law firm specialised in commercial litigation, asset tracing and recovery, high-profile insolvency proceedings, court-ordered liquidations of companies and investment funds, and real estate

Since 2012 : Luxembourg exclusive representative of the International Chamber of Commerce’s Fraudnet, an international network of lawyers specializing in fraud recovery

Since September 2019 : Vice president of the AIJA SCILL Commission

Professional experience

March 2005 to March 2008 : Associate in the Litigation Department of Arendt & Medernach
From 12 May 2005 : Registered with the Luxembourg bar

Teaching tasks

October 2015 to June 2019 : Teaching insolvency law (« Gérance des faillites et liquidations ») at the Cours Complémentaires de Droit Luxembourgeois held by the Luxembourg Ministry of Justice

April 2008 to June 2011 : Teaching insolvency law at the Luxembourg School of Commerce Cours pour futurs commerçants

September 2005 : Teaching at the Ecole Supérieure du Travail (Cours d’introduction au droit sur les juridictions luxembourgeoises – introductory classes on Luxembourg Courts)

Arbitration experience

I have served as arbitrator in a shareholder dispute and assisted parties as counsel in Luxembourg arbitration proceedings.

I have also intervened in international proceedings at different levels.

Publications and Speaking Engagements

“L’affaire Brochier et l’ordre public dans les faillites internationales”, Codex n°03, avril/mai, p. 85, 2007

“La jurisprudence récente de la Cour de Justice de l’Union Européenne en matière de procédures d’insolvabilité”, Jurisnews Procédures collectives, Vol. 2 – N°1-2/2014


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