Romain Sabatier is a partner in our corporate practice. He provides corporate, securities and structuring advice on financial restructuring matters, typically for hedge fund, private equity firm and financial institution clients. His practice also involves traditional M&A work, usually involving middle-market sized private companies. He has experience working in a wide variety of jurisdictions, including Belgium, the Netherlands, France, England, the United States and more recently, Brazil.
Romain has experience litigating before both the trial and appellate courts and handles domestic and cross-border cases with an emphasis on complex shareholder disputes, acquisition agreements, financing and pledge agreements, as well as commercial contracts.
Prior to joining NautaDutilh Avocats Luxembourg, Romain worked for another leading law firm in Paris and a Franco-Belgian firm in Brussels.
Romain obtained his law degree from the University of Brussels (Université libre de Bruxelles, 2002). He also holds a Master in Private Law from the Aix-Marseille University (1997) and an LL.M. in U.S. Legal Studies from the University of Connecticut School of Law (1999).
Romain has published various articles regarding cross-border insolvency issues, joint ventures as well as issues related to transfer of seats within the European Union.
Romain was admitted to Brussels Bar in 2002 and to the Luxembourg Bar in 2007.
Romain is fluent in English and French.