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Peter Suykens

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EY Law

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Corporate & Commercial law

Position

Peter Suykens has more than 14 years of experience with international corporate transactions and specializes in mergers and acquisitions, cross-border reorganizations and corporate simplification.
Peter assists middle-sized and large national and multinational companies and groups, as well as public authorities with respect to Belgian corporate law.
Peter also has a vast experience in advising clients on commercial law matters and contract drafting

Career

Peter has been an attorney-at-law and director at HVG since 2009. Prior to this he worked in the legal department of EY (2004-2009). Peter is a regular speaker on seminars and the author of various articles on corporate law topics.

Languages

Dutch, English and French

Member

Peter Suykens is a member of the Brussels bar. He is head of the Brussels corporate & commercial group and corporate law leader for Belgium.

Education

Peter obtained a Master in Law at the University of Antwerp (2002). He also obtained an additional Master in Tax Law at the University of Antwerp (2003). Peter’s final paper was awarded the renowned TFR prize.


Belgium

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

EY (formerly HVG Advocaten-Avocats) has offices in Brussels, Ghent and Antwerp and leverages its team of legal, tax and financial advisors to offer a multi-disciplinary approach to corporate transactions and advice. In a recent work highlight, the 'solution-driven, knowledgeable and pro-active' group acted for E.On on its envisaged acquisition of three wind energy holding companies from Vortex Energy Group. Peter Suykens and Tom Swinnen are key names to note and head up the corporate and transactional practices respectively. Antwerp-based senior associate Lindsey Clare provides 'timely, knowledgeable and to-the-point' advice.

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