François MOYSE

Partner - Avocat à la Cour

François MOYSE



François MOYSE has been a member of the Luxembourg Bar since 1991. Since 1996 he has been a partner in several law firms in Luxembourg, before founding MOYSE BLESER in January 2017. Previously, he was a partner for 10 years in a renowned Luxembourg law firm, in charge of the dispute resolution department.

He is a lawyer recognised for his significant expertise in administrative law, criminal law and is one of the few lawyers in Luxembourg to practice law before both the Court of Strasbourg in Human Rights and the Court of Luxembourg in Law of the European Union, including in the field of European civil service.

He is a member of the Permanent Delegation of the Council of the European Bars (CCBE) to the European Court of Human Rights, as a Luxembourg expert and member of the Executive Committee of the International Union of Lawyers (UIA).

He is still a member of the European Criminal Bar Association (ECBA) and the Association Luxembourgeoise des Avocats Pénalistes (ALAP), as well as several other professional associations.

François MOYSE is known for being active in many circles and associations within Luxembourg society.

He teaches fundamental rights at the University of Luxembourg.


  • 1989 Master’s degree in law, Robert Schuman-Strasbourg University
  • 1990 Master’s degree in political science, Robert Schuman-Strasbourg University


French, German, English, Luxembourgish.


  • CJUE et Droits fondamentaux: Quo Vadis ?, in Actes du séminaire de Sofia (Bulgarie), La Cour de Justice de l’Union Européenne (CJUE) et le rôle de l’avocat, 2018, éd. UIA et Barreau de Bulgarie
  • Contribution on Luxembourg, in Enforcement of Foreign Judgments, Wolters Kluwer International, 2018, 'Up-to-date as of May 2018 (Luxembourg)' (2018), pp. 1–1, in Louis Garb, Lew Julian (Eds.), Luxembourg, Enforcement of Foreign Judgements (Kluwer Law International BV, Netherlands) 
  • En route vers une Convention européenne sur la profession d’avocat, Juriste International, UIA, 2018.I ;
  • La liberté de la presse, un défi perpétuel, FORUM, janvier 2017 ;
  • Le respect des droits procéduraux devant le Conseil de la concurrence, in Collégiales du droit, Legitech 2016
  • La protection des données personnelles, entre droits de l’homme et droits fondamentaux, in Enjeux européens et mondiaux de la protection des données personnelles, Dir. Alain Grosjean, publication UIA, Larcier 2015
  • L’ordre public économique et l’assurance-vie, R. Wtterwulghe et F. Moyse,  Annales du droit luxembourgeois Vol. 23, 2013, publié mars 2015, Larcier
  • Contribution sur le Luxembourg (co-auteur Alexis Pauly †), à l’ouvrage Religion and Criminal Law – Religion et Droit Pénal, ed. Matti Kotiranta & Norman Doe, Peeters 2013, Leuven.
  • Chapter on Luxembourg (with Dr. Jan Kayser), in EU MEDIATION, Law and Practice, Oxford University Press, 2012
  • Actualités du droit antidiscrimination, in Annales du droit luxembourgeois, vol.21-2011, Bruylant, Bruxelles
  • Echec à la Discrimination – Analyse de la législation luxembourgeoise autour de la transposition des directives européennes 2000/43/CE et 2000/78/CE – loi du 28 novembre 2006″, Bruylant, 2009.
  • La liberté d’expression est l’ordre public en droit européen, in Annales du droit luxembourgeois, vol.15-2005, Bruylant, 2006
  • Contribution on Luxembourg (co-auteur) in Acquisition and Loss of Nationality: Policies and Trends in 15 European Countries, Amsterdam University Press, 2006
  • Contribution sur le Luxembourg en matière de transposition des directives européennes, In Actualité du Droit Européen de l’Immigration et de l’Asile, Bruylant, Brussels, 2005
  • Article sur le livre „Le droit de l’environnement devant ses juges“, Annales de droit luxembourgeois 2003; Bruylant, Brussels
  • Contribution on Luxembourg, in Enforcement of Foreign Judgments, Vol.1, Kluwer International, 2003, 2nd revised edition
  • Chapitre sur le Luxembourg, International Immigration and Nationality Law, Center for International Legal studies, Vienna, 2003
  • The birth of constitutional law in Luxembourg, Association of European Lawyers’ electronic journal, 2001
  • Les méthodes policières 'undercover', Annales du droit luxembourgeois, vol.9-1999, Bruylant, 2000
  • Co-auteur avec Jean-Marie Bauler: Le droit de la fonction publique au Luxembourg, Bruylant, 1998
  • Contribution sur le Luxembourg, in Enforcement of Foreign Judgments, Vol.1, Kluwer International, 1997
  • La liquidation de l’Union Libre - Cercle Michel Delvaux, 1995