Me Marie-Laure CARAT

Avocat à la Cour

Founder and co-owner of POULIQUEN & CARAT ASSOCIÉS


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Phone : +352 277 50 501

Marie-Laure was admitted to the Luxembourg Bar in 2005.


She has almost 15 years’ experience as a litigator in Luxembourg.


Before founding POULIQUEN & CARAT Associés, she spent her career in national and international top-tier law firms where she was a member of the strongest teams of Luxembourg litigators.


She specializes in corporate litigation, banking and finance litigation and commercial litigation.


She has dealt with many of the major international insolvency and financial cases and with well-known complex matters related to the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards.


Marie-laure is fluent in French, English and Italian. 



-     Newsletter on litigation overview in Luxembourg, International Law Office

  • 2005 Court Reaffirms Principles on Tacit Approval of Statements of Account
  • 2005 Supreme Court Clarifies Package Holiday Consumer Travel Protection
  • 2006 Court of Appeal Rules on Letter of Justification in Case of Dismissal
  • 2006 Scope of Court of Appeals' Competence in Summary Proceedings
  • 2006 New Law Approves Benelux Convention on Intellectual Property
  • 2007 Court Rules on Accuracy and Clarity of Writ of Summons

-    Online service providers in International law and regulation 2005, Luxembourg Chapter

-    Le contexte spécifique des litiges de consommation, la réalité vécue au quotidien, Conférence Me Guy ARENDT, 2006

-    The international comparative legal guide to environment law 2007, Global Legal Group, Luxembourg Chapter

-    The international comparative legal guide to environment law 2008, Global Legal Group, Luxembourg Chapter

-    International Electronic Evidence, British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Stephen MASON, Luxembourg Chapter 2008

-    Intellectual property world desk reference, Lex Mundi, Anthony PRENOL, Luxembourg Chapter 2008

-    The international comparative legal guide to environment law  2009, Global Legal Group, Luxembourg Chapter

-    Dispute resolution, Practical Law Company, PLC Cross-border Handbooks 2008/09 Volume 1

-    Anti-counterfeiting, World Trademark Review, A Global Guide, Luxembourg Chapter 2009

-    Getting the deal through : Arbitration, Global Arbitration Review, The International Journal of Public and Private Arbitration, Luxembourg Chapter 2011

-    Online International real estate guide, Eversheds, Luxembourg chapter 2011

In-house training, La production forcée de pièces en matière civile et commerciale, 2016