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NautaDutilh

CHAUSS√ČE DE LA HULPE, 120, 1000 BRUSSELS, BELGIUM
Tel:
Work +32 2 566 80 00
DX:
56 BAB
Email:
Web:
www.nautadutilh.com
Amsterdam, Brussels, London, Luxembourg, New York, Rotterdam

Didier De Vliegher

Tel:
Work +32 2 566 8140
Email:
Web:
www.nautadutilh.com/en/our-people/v/vliegher-de-didier/
NautaDutilh

Work Department

Real Estate & Infrastructure, Banking & Finance, Corporate and M&A

Position

Partner

Career

Didier De Vliegher heads the Corporate & Finance practice at the Brussels office. He focuses on corporate, finance and real estate work (acquisitions, financing, real estate funds, etc.) for Belgian and international investors as well as on asset and project finance, including PPP's.

Didier regularly helps clients structure complex transactions and advises on the ensuing financing, regulatory and compliance issues. His clients include listed companies, insurance companies and banks.

Languages

Dutch, French, English

Member

Former member of the Brussels Bar Association, as well as of the International Bar Association. He currently serves on the Disciplinary Council of the Brussels Bar Association, and is President of International Project Finance Association (IPFA)

Education

Didier graduated from the University of Leuven (KUL). He subsequently earned a post-graduate degree in business law from the University of Brussels (ULB) and amongst the few attorneys in Belgium to also hold an MBA (Solvay Business School).


Belgium

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

The 'efficient' and 'well-experienced' corporate and M&A practice at NautaDutilh¬†combines 'excellent knowledge with a very pragmatic way of working' and provides 'prompt and high-quality answers'.¬†A team led by Elke Janssens¬†‚ÄĒ who attracts praise for being 'quick to react' and offering 'clear advice' ‚ÄĒ and Dirk Van Gerven¬†advised Sanofi on the¬†‚ā¨3.9bn takeover of Ablynx. In another work highlight, the team acted for¬†General Electric Aviation on its acquisition of GeonX through a share deal.¬†Didier De Vliegher,¬†Nicolas de Crombrugghe¬†and Philippine De Wolf¬†are other key names to note. Changes to the team include the arrival of Philippe Remels¬†from Linklaters;¬†he has particular expertise in the life sciences, healthcare, chemicals and energy sectors.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Leading individuals

Didier De Vliegher - NautaDutilh

Within: Real estate and construction

Recent work for the team at NautaDutilh includes lease mandates, PPP matters, and high-value transactions. Key highlights include advising a real estate company on the granting of a 99-year lease for office buildings occupied by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Didier De Vliegher led on this matter. Nicolas de Crombrugghe is noted for his financial expertise.

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