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Monard Law

MECHELSESTEENWEG 64 BUS 101, 2018 ANTWERP, BELGIUM
Tel:
Work +32 3 286 79 40
Fax:
Fax +32 3 286 79 41
Email:
Web:
www.monard-dhulst.be
Antwerp, Brussels, Ghent, Hasselt

Youri Steverlynck

Tel:
Work +32 (0) 3 286 79 40
Email:
Monard Law

Work Department

Banking, Finance & Capital Markets
Corporate
Insolvency
Mergers and acquisitions, private equity

Position

Partner

Career

Youri Steverlynck is a Belgium based lawyer, specialised in corporate law with a broad practical experience in mergers and acquisitions, shareholder disputes, director’s liability and contracts. He is largely reputed for his expertise in restructuring and insolvency law. His knowledge in financing and securities is an added asset.

Youri is a registered liquidator at the Commercial Court of Antwerp. He has broad international experience in commercial negotiations, sectorial regulations and contact with public authorities.

Youri held several management positions with Belgian companies and abroad. He currently serves as a director of different companies and institutions.

The International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000) commented on Youri: "The work of Youri Steverlynck draws praise from clients who point to his background in business as his best asset. One says: “He has a lot of experience in the real economy so his approach is different. He knows very well how a company functions and based on his experienced he does his analysis in a different way to all the other lawyers.”

Languages

Dutch
English
French


Belgium

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

A ‘very capable firm’, Monard Lawhas a strong M&A practice, especially in small and mid-cap transactions’. Clients appreciate its ‘commitment to each project’ and ‘short response times’. The broad corporate practice has developed a strong track record in the energy, telecoms, automotive and pharmaceutical sectors, among others. With over 40 lawyers, it has one of the largest teams in the market; key practitioners are Pieter Van den Broeck, Youri Steverlynck, Nicole Segers, Katrien Vorlat and the ‘excellentNatalie Ulburghs.

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Insolvency and restructuring

Within: Insolvency and restructuring

At Monard Law, Youri Steverlynck and associate partner Pieter Van Den Broeck assisted with the acquisition of the Dutch and Belgian arms of distressed retail chain Charles Vögele. Inge De Haes, who was appointed as bankruptcy trustee of ADS Immo, is also a key contact.

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Private equity

Within: Private equity

Monard Law is praised for the ‘exceptionally good quality of its partners and senior lawyers’. The private equity practice excels in domestic transactions and also handles acquisitions, add-on acquisitions, investments and capital increases. Youri Steverlynck and Pieter Van den Broeck are recommended.

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