Josée Weydert is the managing partner of NautaDutilh, where she heads the Luxembourg Banking & Finance practice. Josée specialises in financing, securitisation, (debt and equity) capital markets and financial regulatory matters.
Josée is a trusted advisor of numerous financial institutions, financial professionals and corporate groups. Due to her extensive experience working in the capital markets and structured finance departments at a well-known Luxembourg bank, she has particularly strong expertise in the banking and capital markets fields.
With more than 25 years of legal experience, Josée enjoys high recognition among both market players and clients. In 2020, Josée was named a Leading Expert in Banking & Finance Law in Luxembourg by Chambers Europe and as a Women Leader by the IFLR1000. Chambers notes that she has "profound knowledge of the products and services marketed in Luxembourg's financial market and excellent working relationships with the government and regulators" and that clients value her "depth of expertise and long-standing experience in the banking industry".
Josée and her team contribute regularly to various publications, including The Luxembourg Banking & Finance Comparative Guide (The Legal 500, 2019) and an article entitled "PSD2 Implementation in the Grand Duchy – Six Months Later" (ILO, 2019).
Josée obtained her law degree from the Robert Schuman University in Strasbourg (1992) and subsequently completed the two-year programme for young banking executives at the Luxembourg Training Institute for Banking (1995). She regularly speaks at conferences on topics relating to the financial sector.
Josée was admitted to the Luxembourg Bar in 1993.
She is a Luxembourg native and is fluent in English, French, German and Luxembourgish.