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Alex Schmitt

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Practice Areas

Banking, Capital Markets and Regulation

Professional Memberships

Alex Schmitt has been a member of various committees of experts of the Luxembourg Financial Sector Supervisory Commission (CSSF). He is also on the panel of conciliators and arbitrators of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID). He is a lecturer at the Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and teaches at the University of Luxembourg.


Admitted to the Brussels Bar (1979) and the Luxembourg Bar (1983). Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Belgium (Lic. Jur., 1978); the Institute of European Studies, Brussels (Lic. Droit Européen, 1980); and Harvard Law School, US (LLM, 1981).


Author of numerous legal contributions in banking and finance law. Thus, for instance, the following two recent articles were published by Alex Schmitt (with Armel WAISSE): “Le commencement de preuve par écrit : l’exception qui ne confirme pas la règle", in Journal des tribunaux Luxembourg, 2015, n° 39, p. 65-69 and "Le secret bancaire ne ferait-il plus le poids ?", in Journal des tribunaux Luxembourg, 2016, n°48, p.172-180