Selim Souissi

Selim Souissi

Selim Souissi


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Areas of practice

Selim Souissi is a Partner and a member of the Corporate Law/M&A practice at Luther's Luxembourg office.

He focuses on mergers and acquisitions, financings and refinancing, buyouts, and structuring and implementing management packages.

He has also gained experience in advising individual clients and HNWI on patrimonial issues.


Selim Souissi obtained a Master's Degree in International Business Law from the University of Université des Hauts-de- France and a Master's Degree in Contract Law from the University of Savoie in France.

Selim is admitted to the Paris and the Luxembourg Bar.

Prior to joining Luther in 2010, he worked as a corporate lawyer for a renowned Luxembourg independent law firm and for one of the largest leading French business law firms.

Honors and distinctions
  • Legal 500 EMEA (2022): Recognized for Commercial, Corporate and M&A. "Selim Souissi is responsive, understands all issues including the French aspects, and proposes innovative solutions."
  • IFLR1000 (2021/2022): Ranked in M&A as Highly regarded. Clients say: "Technical approach with pragmatic analysis. They know how to handle negotiation, without wasting time on useless subjects and focusing on hard points in the best interests of clients. A good way to close transactions fast, without surprise on the costs, but always with quality."
  • Legal 500 EMEA (2020): Recognized for Commercial, Corporate and M&A.  "Selim Souissi is proactive and goal oriented."
  • IFLR1000 (2020): Ranked in M&A as Highly regarded. Clients associate Selim with "great availability and knowledge" and describe him as "very responsive, high quality, with pragmatic solutions."
  • Legal 500 EMEA (2019): Recognised for Corporate/M&A. Selim Souissi is "responsive and pragmatic".
  • IFLR1000 (2019): Ranked in M&A as Highly Regarded Lawyer.
  • Legal 500 (2018): Ranked in Commercial, Corporate and M&A. Clients say "Selim provides excellent advice across all aspects of M&A and corporate matters."



Selim Souissi advises multinational groups of companies, private equity firms, alternative asset management companies, family offices, medium-sized businesses, and individuals.

  • Advising the Altice Group on several acquisitions, restructurings, financings and refinancings over the last ten years,
  • Advising a US- global alternative asset manager on numerous acquisitions, financings and refinancings in France, Italy, Spain, and South-America,
  • Advising single family offices and HNWI on their investments in several countries,
  • Advising medium-sized businesses on restructurings (mergers and spin-offs), reorganisations, and corporate actions.