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Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance
Lauren Harris

Lauren Harris


Lauren Harris

Lauren specialises in private equity and equity capital markets. She advises major international clients on a wide variety of corporate and equity capital markets matters, including M&A, restructurings, joint ventures, management incentive programs, IPOs, SPACs and de-SPACs, takeovers, P2P transactions, ESG and general corporate law. She has extensive experience in advising large private equity houses, corporates and financial institutions on their cross-border operations.

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Career and qualifications

  • Harvard University (AB in Government) 1999
  • Attended JD / Maîtrise en Droit Program offered jointly by Cornell Law School and Université Paris I – Panthéon-Sorbonne 2003
  • Cornell Law School (JD with Specialization in International Legal Affairs) 2004
  • Dean Acheson Legal Clerk (Judicial Clerkship), Hon. J.N. Cunha Rodrigues, European Court of Justice, Sept. 2004 – Dec. 2004
  • Admitted as an Attorney and Counselor at Law in New York 2006
  • Advisor, Corporate Law, M&A Practice, Arendt & Medernach (New York and Luxembourg) 2011
  • Associate, Clifford Chance Luxembourg, since 2011
  • Senior Advisor, Clifford Chance Luxembourg, since 2018
  • Admitted as an Avocat à la Cour in Paris 2021

Professional bodies

  • American Bar Association
  • American Chamber of Commerce in Luxembourg a.s.b.l., Legal Committee
  • LuxCMA, Best Practices Working Group, Management & Corporate Governance Sub-Group