Marjorie Allo

Marjorie Allo

Partner

Phone: +352 26 27 22 11

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Practice Focus
Corporate Law/ M&A

Marjorie is a Partner and the head of the Corporate Finance and M&A practice, specializing in corporate restructuring, corporate finance and securities.
She started her career as a lawyer in Paris, following her admission to the Paris Bar in 1990. For 10 years, she advised and represented multiple French groups on a wide array of corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, financing structures and IP law. In 2001, she joined Landwell Luxembourg (affiliated law firm to PricewaterhouseCoopers) where she acquired a strong experience in advising multinationals with their cross-borders transactions. As of 2004, she joined Philippe & Partners Luxembourg and was in charge of the Corporate Finance – Mergers & Acquisitions practice. In July 2008, she founded AMMC Law along with Christophe Maillard. Her clients range from hospitality and leisure, financial services, energy, media and telecommunications, technology and retail. She also regularly advises major private equity firms and real estate funds in cross-border and joint-venture transactions.

Admissions
Member of the Paris Bar (1990)
Admitted to practice in Luxembourg under her French professional title (Luxembourg list IV (2008))

Education
Post-graduate Degree (DEA) in Business Law, University of Paris I – Panthéon-Sorbonne, France (1989)
Post-graduate Degree (DEA) in English and North-American Business Law, University of Paris I – Panthéon-Sorbonne, France (1990)

Languages
French, English
Assisted:

1.  the leader in the Canadian convenience store industry with its 12 billion Norwegian Crown acquisition of a Scandinavian leading road transportation fuel retailer in 2012.

2.  a leading software provider of solutions dedicated to the financial industry with its $61 million acquisition of the market-leading provider of investor reporting and portal services for the alternative asset community in 2012 and its $20 million acquisition of a US and Europe based fellow software provider in 2013.

3.  a leading Canadian provider of digital cable TV, high speed internet and telephone services with its $13.6 billion acquisition of a fellow US based digital cable TV provider in November 2012 and its $661 million acquisition of one of the world's leading web hosting providers, based in Vancouver and specializing in managed hosting, dedicated servers, colocation and cloud services in January/February 2013.

4.  a Chinese oil company with its acquisition of a Calgary based oil and gas company for $15.1 billion in 2013.

5.  a leading Toronto based bank with its $668 million acquisition of a global asset management firm in the US in  2013.

6.  one of the global leading players in the health industry with its control acquisition of the Brazil's largest health insurer and hospital operator for $4.9 billion in 2013.