Ogier promotes partner to Luxembourg team

James-BerminghamOffshore law firm Ogier has promoted funds expert James Bermingham to partner in the firm’s Luxembourg office.

Bermingham, who joined Ogier as counsel in 2017, specialises in the structuring and formation of alternative investment funds.

An expert in the commercial, legal, regulatory and tax issues affecting institutional investment in a cross-border context, Bermingham’s practice focuses primarily on supporting international clients establishing and operating in Luxembourg.

The head of Ogier's Luxembourg office, Francois Pfister, said: "James is a true lawyers' lawyer and with his background, an ideal fit with Ogier.

“He has a sophisticated approach that guides international firms through the specificities of Luxembourg law to what matters, without complexity. We are very excited that he has joined the team."

Bermingham is an English solicitor and a Luxembourg avocat (registered on List IV) who was a City funds' lawyer by background.

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