Marielle Stevenot


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Vertigo Polaris Building
2-4 rue Eugène Ruppert (2nd floor)
L-2453 Luxembourg

Tel: +352 26 48 42 35 13
Fax: +352 26 48 42 35 00


Marielle heads the Employment Law practice at MNKS and has been a part of the MNKS team since its very beginning. Prior to joining MNKS, Marielle worked with Coopers Belgium.

Marielle has specialized in employment law from the very early stages of her career and consequently has acquired in-depth knowledge of all aspects of employment law and social security. Using her legal expertise and a creative approach, Marielle regularly handles outsourcing or similar restructuring projects, advises on expatriation and secondment situations, implements stock option plans or other similar employee benefits schemes, and assists companies with the complete process of collective redundancies.

She regularly organises and gives external training and is a regular attendee and speaker at pan-European employment and labour conferences.

Marielle is also one of the founders and has been for five years the chairman the “Employment Law Specialists Association, Luxembourg” (“ELSA”), which was created at the beginning of 2007.

MNKS is one of the few leading Luxembourg law firms with a team fully dedicated to advising clients on all national and international legal issues bearing on human resources management.

In today’s business world, the understanding of, and compliance with employment law regulations at a local and international level has become one of the essential components of a successful HR strategy.

Our main assets are:

  • the combination of technical expertise with a pragmatic approach, thereby ensuring the harmonisation of legal requirements with the challenges you are facing;
  • the ability to assist you on day-to-day questions as well as to solve the most complicated issues within short deadlines;
  • our understanding of the needs of HR managers, with whom we are in close contact thanks to our involvement in various professional associations; and
  • our business-oriented approach which allows us to understand the issues at stake in the various sectors in which our clients are active, notably in the banking & insurance sector and in the IT & services sector.

MNKS aims to become your partner in providing you with the legal support you need for an effective management of human resources.

MNKS is a leading Luxembourg business law firm that has expanded rapidly in recent years. We are proud of our position among the top ten business law firms in Luxembourg.

At MNKS our core values are focused on our people. We value personal relations and a team spirit and we promote communication and solidarity in working together. We are passionate about professionalism and quality in our work. We cultivate a culture driven by results by emphasizing constant self-assessment in achieving our goals. Guided by these human values, we remain on the right track to best serve our clients. Our unique culture provides us with a competitive edge that benefits both our clients and our firm.

At MNKS we believe that exceptional results are achieved when talented people work together in the right environment. That’s why we focus on teamwork and foster relationships based on trust and cooperation. We invest in our team members with trainings and a professional internal knowledge management organization. This empowerment of our people allows us to provide comprehensive and top quality assistance to our clients.

What makes us different is our unwavering commitment to our clients. We care about our clients; building strong client relationships and a culture of excellent client service remains our guiding compass. We make a promise to our clients to create a powerful partnership based on dependability, quality of service, strong client relationships and smart business solutions and we deliver on that promise.

We offer our clients with an extensive range of legal services, not only in the typical areas of law for a Luxembourg law firm, i.e. corporate law, financial law and tax law but also have top-tier expertise in a broader range of areas such as employment law, litigation/dispute resolution and Information Technology and IP law.

MNKS has a wide base of both domestic and international clients. Our strong international vision and excellent working relationships with international law firms, consultants and service providers, allow us to provide global coordination and integrated advice to clients whose business activities reach beyond Luxembourg.

All these elements mean that “we are committed to being a very dependable high quality business law firm, working seamlessly with our clients to bring them effective solutions.”

“Marielle Stevenot is well known in the Luxembourg employment market. She assists a variety of clients with the termination of employment contracts, social security enquiries, pension plans, collective agreements and immigration issues.”
Chambers & Partners, 2015