Banking & Finance

We assist our clients (banks, borrowers and issuers) on all aspects of the structuring and documentation of financing transactions. We also advise our clients in many aspects of the increasingly complex banking and financial regulations affecting their activities.

Fabian Piron

Fabian Piron is a Corporate and M&A lawyer based in Luxembourg.

He advises multinationals, private equity firms and hedge funds on corporate law, M&A, private equity and corporate finance transactions (with a particular focus on cross-border corporate (re)structurings, reorganisations and refinancing of groups of companies). Fabian also practices banking and financial law and frequently advises on matters of corporate governance. 

Charles Oiknine

Charles Oiknine is mainly active in the field of Banking Law and Finance Law. He also has relevant experience in dispute resolution.

Charles was admitted to the Paris Bar and to the Luxembourg Bar (Liste IV) in 2015. 

Before joining Strelia, Charles was an associate at Bonn & Schmitt for over two years in the Banking and Finance department. In 2012-2013 Charles was lecturer at the University Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne in public law. Charles also worked briefly at the European Court of Justice.

Dirk Leermakers

Dirk Leermakers is a Corporate and M&A lawyer who handles national and international mergers and acquisitions, as well as private equity-driven and management-led buyouts. Dirk advises multinationals, private equity firms and hedge funds as well as occasionally private investors with their mostly cross-border transactions. In addition, Dirk is active in the field of corporate reorganisations and restructurings.

Dirk Leermakers

The Brussels based corporate and litigation boutique Strelia reinforces its international offering by opening an office in Luxembourg. -- Brussels and Luxembourg, 22 June 2017. Less than 5 years after it was created Brussels, Strelia will now open an office in Luxembourg. From the start, Strelia was internationally oriented.

The 17th edition of the Trophées du Droit award ceremony took place in Paris at le Pavillon d'Armenonville on March 16th 2017, gathering more than 950 professionals. These awards are divided into three main categories: Best International Law Firms, among which Strelia, as Best Belgian Law Firm Best Specialised Teams Best Law Firms Managers

Strelia has been shortlisted as finalist of The Lawyer European Awards 2017 in the category Law Firm of the Benelux. According to The Lawyer, “The shortlisted firms have been selected by the judges as having demonstrated excellence in their work over the past year, setting themselves apart from the rest of the legal industry.