Max Welbes
Partner - Attorney at law / Avocat à la Cour

Max Welbes

Max Welbes, attorney at law, is a partner in the Investment Management Practice Group in our Luxembourg office. He focuses on UCITS and AIFs funds structuring.

About Max Welbes

Max has over fifteen years of experience in setting up UCITS compliant funds, including structured products. In addition, he also has extensive expertise in connection with the structuring of AIFs, as well as the applicable regulatory requirements for their managers. He has a strong focus on German-speaking jurisdictions and is part of the Region Team Germany.

Max is a regular speaker at industry conferences and seminars on Luxembourg investment fund structures (including SIFs, SICARs, AIFs and UCITS).

What others say about Max

Chambers Global and Chambers Europe: "A client lauds Max Welbes (Band 3) for his 'ability to understand what the clients need and adapt accordingly.' Sources also say that he is 'very responsive and when you have issues or requests he calls back instantly.' Welbes advises on regulatory issues, as well as the formation and structuring of Luxembourg funds."

Legal 500: "Max Welbes is also recommended, particularly on the structuring of more liquid funds."


  • Luxembourg Bar, 2001


  • LL.M., Queen Mary University of London (United Kingdom), 2000
  • Master of Laws, Robert Schuman University (Strasbourg, France), 1999


  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Luxembourgish

T: +352 466 230 282