Basile Fémelat

Partner, Avocat à la Cour au Barreau de Luxembourg, PwC Legal

Basile is leading the banking, finance and capital market activities of PwC Legal and covers with a dedicated team the full banking and finance range of legal services.

Basile joined the firm as partner in October 2015. He has substantive experience working with major law firms in Luxembourg advising both local and international clients since 2004.

In PwC Legal, he has a strong focus on structured finance and complex financing structuration.

His securitization track-record includes advising originators in numerous multi- million euro transactions relating to different types of assets and different kinds of legal structures. He also acquired solid experience in regulatory issues, capital venture financing and private equity transactions.

Basile also has taken over responsibility for Fintech activities at PwC Legal, with the objective of always better understanding the sector and coordinating various departments (finance, corporate, regulatory and structuring) in order to create a dedicated offering.

Bar Admission
  • Member of the Paris Bar, 2004
  • Member of the Luxembourg Bar, 2015
  • CFA, Level 3 (candidate) – financial analyst, 2019
  • Finance Master's Degree, Finance, Law & International Management, HEC (France), 2005
  • Law Master’s Degree "Banking Law & Capital Markets", Lyon 3 University (France), 2003
  • Secured Lending
  • Structured Finance
  • Securitization
  • Debt Capital Market
  • Financial Services Regulatory
  • Insolvency
  • Private Equity
  • FinTech
  • French
  • English
  • German



Contact details

Tel: +352 26 48 42 35 64


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