Hervé Leclercq

Hervé Leclercq

Hervé Leclercq

Luxembourg, Luxembourg

T +352 27484 663

Avocat à la Cour

Areas of Practice

Hervé Leclercq has an extensive local and cross border legal expertise. His clients include asset managers, promoters as well as institutional and private investors whom he represents in matters relating to funds formation, ongoing operations and liquidation.

He is mainly active in the domain of alternative funds with a focus on private equity, debt, infrastructure and real estate. He has also gained experience in advising Fintech companies and can provide guidance on regulatory topics such as AIFMD, MIFID II or UCITS.


Hervé was admitted to the Luxembourg Bar in 2001 and is notably a member of the Luxembourg Investment Funds Association (ALFI) where he seats on several working groups.

He graduated from the University of Aix-en-Provence and holds a Master's degree in International Business Law.

Honors and Distinctions
  • Chambers Global (2020): Ranking in "Investment Funds - Luxembourg"

  • Legal 500 EMEA (2019): Recognised for Investment Funds. "Hervé Leclercq is a ‘knowledgeable and supportive'  team partner."

  • Chambers and Partners Europe (2019): Ranked Leading Individual Band 4 Lawyer for Investment Funds. "Hervé Leclercq (…) acts on the regulatory aspects of fund mandates, and is particularly active on matters relating to SIF structures. Sources highlight an ‘excellent interaction’ with him, and appreciate his ‘pragmatic and hands-on approach’ as well as his ‘knowledge in multiple areas.’"

  • Chambers Europe (2018) Mentioned in the category "Investment Funds". "He is very pragmatic, down-to-earth and close to the client. He offers legal advice but also knows what is important for businesses."
  • Chambers Global (2017-2018): Listed in the category Investment Funds / Band 4
  • Chambers Europe (2017): Listed in the category Investment Funds
  • Chambers Global (2017): Listed in the category Investment Funds
  • Legal 500 (2017): Listed in the category Investment Funds / tier 5