5th IBA European Startup Conference

27 Sep - 28 Sep 2022

Session information

Session four: Lawyers as angel investors

Wednesday 28 September (1100 - 1130)


Our panellists are leading lawyers who are also active angel investors. They will share their practical experiences for the benefit of those interested in being an angel investor. The issues they will be discussing include: 
•    Do lawyers make good angel investors? 
•    How to go about sourcing, investing and managing the investments?
•    Ethical issues – should lawyers invest in their clients, or their clients’ competitors?

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Guy Harles Arendt & Medernach, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg; Member, Corporate and M&A Law Committee Advisory Board


Paulo Bandeira SRS Legal, Lisbon, Portugal
Patricia Gannon Platforum9, Dublin, Ireland
Christian Hoenig WOLF THEISS Rechtsanwälte GmbH & Co KG, Vienna, Austria
Angus Miln Taylor Wessing, London, England
Keith O'Donnell ATOZ Tax Advisers , Senningerberg, Luxembourg