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JanssenBroekhuysen

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Number of partners: 7
Number of associates: 8
Languages: Dutch, English

Firm Overview:
JanssenBroekhuysen is an independent boutique law firm. Founded in 2006, over the last decade JanssenBroekhuysen became one of the go-to firms for transactional work and related litigation for the larger midmarket deals. The team provides pragmatic solutions, and has a personal approach. What makes the team unique is that they are able to manage large, high profile deals in a boutique firm setting, often facing one or more of the large national or international law firms, to the full satisfaction of their clients. Clients include private equity funds, family offices, venture capital firms, corporates and family-owned businesses.

Main Areas of Practice:

Corporate/M&A:
5 partners, 7 associates
■Representation of the shareholders of games and esports analytics firm Newzoo on the sale of a stake in Newzoo to US-based Advance Publications
■Representation of the shareholders of Angiocare, an independent distributor of diagnostic and interventional therapeutic solutions in cardiology, (neuro) radiology, vascular surgery and oncology, on the sale of Angiocare to Ireland-based Uniphar
■Representation of the shareholders of marketing consultancy firm Emark on the sale of Emark to Wunderman, digital agency unit of WPP
■Representation of the shareholders of Debuut Beheer, a Netherlands-based holding company exploiting a group of 29 restaurants, on the sale of Debuut Beheer to Waterland Private Equity, a Netherlands-based private equity firm
■Representation of ArchiMed Group, a France-based private equity firm specialised in health-care investments, on its acquisition of a majority stake in Soest Medical Group, a group of companies specialised in the field of medical supplies based in the Netherlands
■Representation of technology investor Value Creation Capital on the sale of security services provider ION-IP to Belgian telecom and IT group Proximus
■Representation of the shareholder of Kropman Group, active in the multi-technical fields of electrical and mechanical engineering and contamination control and measurement, on the sale of 51% in Kropman Group to France-based Eiffage
Contact: Pieter Janssen Tel: +31 20 3039 414
Email: [email protected]

Banking & Finance:
2 partners, 5 associates
■Representation of Mentha Capital, a Dutch private equity firm, in relation to finance aspects of the acquisition (i) of a stake in InSites Consulting, a Belgian consumer insight and collaboration agency, (ii) a majority stake in Dutch jewelry retailer Lucardi and (iii) through its Belgian portfolio company Destiny of Motto Communications (including its cloud distribution platform FLUX)
■Acting for Visscher Caravelle, a manufacturer of textile and rubber car mats and related products such as trunk mats and wall cladding for vans in relation to the financing aspects of the participation of Anders Invest in Visscher Caravelle
■Representation of De Hoge Dennen Capital, a Dutch private equity firm, in relation to the financing aspects of the acquisition of a majority stake in (i) ESZET Handelsgroep, a Dutch supplier of wires and cables and (ii) SHI, a Dutch home improvement and multimedia concept developer focused on the DIY and non-food retail markets
■Acting for Van Mossel Automotive Group in relation to the financing aspects of its acquisition of Mercedes and Smart dealer Rogam. Van Mossel is one of the largest Dutch automotive companies, active in The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and France
■Acting for Klaas Puul in relation to the financing aspects of its acquisition of the Foppen Group. Both Foppen and Klaas Puul are active in the salmon and shrimp processing branch and have a long history as family-owned businesses in the food processing industry
■Acting for 4Evergreen/Grootscholte Group in relation to the financing of expansion plans and general corporate purposes. 4Evergreen is a large agricultural company active in bell pepper cultivation
Contact: Oscar Pfeiffer Tel: +31 20 3039 415
Email: [email protected]

Litigation:
1 partner, 3 associates
■Representation of mid-size and large corporates in post M&A disputes, governance issues and commercial contract disputes
■Representation of directors and officers in alleged mismanagement disputes and proceedings
■Representation of shareholders in shareholder disputes, buy-out proceedings and proceedings before the Enterprise Chamber of the Amsterdam Court of Appeal
Contact: Melanie Janssens Tel: +31 20 3039 416
Email: [email protected]