Rüdiger SAILER

Counsel, Arbitrator

Luxembourg (LU)

+352-28 77 88 08

+352 28 77 88 18



English, French, German, Italian, Luxembourgish, Spanish

Practice area

  • Corporate Law
  • Finance and Banking
  • Investment Dispute
  • Investment Funds
  • Joint Ventures / Consortia / Shareholder Agreements
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Real Estate



September 2005: Second Sate Exam (2. Staatsexamen) at the Saarland Court of Appeal (OLG des Saarlandes)

October 2002: Master in European Law at the Europa-Institut of Saarland University (“Diplom über Europäische Studien”)

March 2002: First State Exam in German Law (1. Staatsexamen), Saarland Ministery of Justice

October 1997-July 1998: Law Faculty of Universidad de Zaragoza (Spain)

October 1993-September 1995: Diploma in French law (D.E.U.G. – Diplôme d’Etudes Universitaires Générales), University Nancy 2

Current position

Rüdiger Sailer is a Partner at JuRiDex, Avocats à la Cour, a Luxembourg law firm specialized in commercial and civil litigation. He advises foreign and domestic clients on matters of Luxembourg commercial litigation, notably in the areas of company and commercial law, investment funds and reals estate.

Professional Experience

05/2014 – 07/2020

Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats, Counsel

Corporate, Commercial Litigation, Real Estate, Alternative Investment Funds (PERE), Securitisation Law, Banking and Finance Law, Employment Law

12/2013 ­– 04/2014

UBS (Luxembourg) S.A., Director, Senior Lawyer

Private Equity, Real Estate, Investment Fund Law

03/2012 – 11/2013

Hauck & Aufhäuser Alternative Investment Services S.A., Team Leader

Alternative Investment Funds, Corporate and Business Law, responsible for the domiciliation of 100 holding companies, notably in real estate; several mandates as manager for holding companies and regulated entities

12/2009 – 02/2012

Lone Star Capital Investments S.à r.l., Luxembourg, Legal Counsel

Investment Fund Law, Corporate Law, Employment Law, co-head of the in-house corporate department, internal domiciliation of approx. 100 Luxembourg holding companies, for notably real estate investments in Europe, Asia and the US market

01/2008 – 11/2009

Molitor, Fisch & Associés, Luxembourg, Senior Associate

Corporate and Commercial Law, Banking and Finance, Insurance Law, Labour Law

10/2005 ­– 12/2007

Université de la Sarre, Europa-Institut, Sarrebruck, Managing Editor, Vice-Program Director

European Law, Managing editor of an European Law journal (“ZEuS”) and co-heading a bilingual European Law Master Program
08/2003 – 09/2005

Oberlandesgericht des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken, Judicial trainee (Referendar)

Civil, administrative and criminal Law, Second State Exam (2. Staatsexamen)
Bar Admission

Barreau de Luxembourg (September 2014)

OLG Stuttgart, Germany (May 2014)

Teaching practice

Regular teaching at the Luxembourg House of trainings in Luxembourg Company Law

Since 2020: Lecturer at law faculty of Université Grenoble Alpes in European Human Right’s Law


DeutscherAnwaltVerein Luxembourg (DAV)

Deutsch-Französische Juristenvereinigung E.V.

Alumni Association of the Europa-Institut EVER e.V.



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