Provided by Loyens & Loeff
Our Corporate / M&A practice is unique in combining the equal strengths of the tax and corporate practices. The truly integrated service that is extended to our clients is valued and it distinguishes the firm from its competitors.
With a proven track record across all major industries, our specific industry knowledge allows us to apply our expertise within the framework of any particular sector. We are particularly known for our private equity/venture capital, energy, real estate, transport, health care, life sciences and technology driven start-ups (including fintech) knowledge.
Clients appreciate that our corporate team closely involves our specialists in adjacent areas such as tax, capital markets, litigation, banking, IP, employment and environmental law.
The team is extending its stature in our four home markets - the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland - and internationally. In cross border transactions our clients can also rely on our strong relationships with other leading law firms and tax advisers around the globe.
Our firm has a good mixture of high profile and mid-market cases. A substantial share of our Corporate / M&A clients include private equity firms, their managers, investors and other players in the private equity industry. As regards size and experience, no other Dutch firm comes close to us.
The team is one of the largest in the market with 13 dedicated partners and a total team of approximately 80.
Loyens & Loeff advises clients on both domestic and cross-border high-value transactions. The team acts for domestic and multinational private equity firms, as well as representing Netherlands-based companies. The firm often acts on transactions in the technology, infrastructure and hospitality sectors. Clients benefit from the firm's Benelux-wide presence, as well as the team's ability to collaborate with other departments, including the firm's market-leading tax team.
Herman Kaemingk assists clients with multi-jurisdictional divestments, as well as advising private equity clients on leveraged buyouts.
Harmen Holtrop represents clients in acquisitions and divestments, advising both private equity companies and shareholders. He often handles transactions involving companies in the Benelux region. One client reports: "I particularly like Harmen Holtrop for his down-to-earth approach."