Michael Schweiger
Counsel - Attorney at law

Michael Schweiger

Michael Schweiger, Counsel, is a member of the Banking & Finance practice group in our Luxembourg office. He leads the Luxembourg financial regulatory team and provides clients with practical advice, ensuring regulatory compliance and an appropriate risk-reward balance.

About Michael Schweiger

Michael has extensive experience implementing large-scale projects and provides general advice regarding banking, regulatory, and corporate governance matters.

He also served as a member of the Executive Committee and Member of Authorized Management of a major international bank in Luxembourg which is a significant supervised entity with direct accountability to the European Central Bank and the Luxembourg CSSF and is one of the country´s largest employers.

Michael held multiple executive roles at one of Luxembourg’s largest banks. Most recently he led a European legal team supporting operations throughout Continental Europe and the Channel Islands. Prior to relocating to Luxembourg, he practised corporate, commercial and insolvency law in Canada.

 

Memberships

  • Canadian Bar, Nova Scotia, 2005
  • Association of Luxembourg Banks (ABBL)
  • American Chamber of Commerce in Luxembourg (AMCHAM)
  • Financial Services Committee
  • Legal Affairs Committee
  • Luxembourg Directors’ Association (ILA), Luxembourg
  • Banking Commission
  • Founding organiser of Annual Forum for Directors of Luxembourg Banks

Qualifications           

  • LL.B., Queen's University – Kingston, Canada, 2004
  • B.A. (Honours), University of Western Ontario – London, Canada, 2001

Languages

  • English
  • German
  • French

 

T: +352 466 230 520
E: michael.schweiger@loyensloeff.com