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Dechert LLP


Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

Dechert LLP

A very strong global firm with an energetic, versatile and client-focused Brussels team’, Dechert LLP leverages the excellent reputation of practice head Eric Deltour, whose experience in complex and cross-border transactions makes him an ‘invaluable asset’. Senior associates Geoffroy Fink and Ysabelle Vuillard are other names to note.

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Private equity
Private equity - ranked: tier 2

Dechert LLP

A ‘preferred firm’ in private equity and corporate M&A, Dechert LLP fields ‘a very efficient and responsive’ team helmed by Eric Deltour, who draws broad praise from clients and peers. It has significant experience in mid-market private equity transactions in Belgium, and benefits from a strong office network in high-profile, global deals. In addition to acting for traditional private equity funds, it also advises high-net-worth individuals and families. Senior associate Geoffroy Fink is also noted.

Leading individuals

Eric Deltour - Dechert LLP

Next generation lawyers

Geoffroy Fink - Dechert LLP

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Belgium: Competition

EU and global
Competition: EU and global - ranked: tier 4

Dechert LLP

In 2017, Dechert LLP hired a ‘deeply knowledgeable and well-connected’ six-lawyer team from Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, which included senior figure Alec Burnside, who is ‘a seasoned campaigner and client pleaser whose experience is hard to beat’, and respected partner Anne MacGregor, who has ‘deep understanding of the practical, process-driven aspects of competition reviews’. The team is representing Aer Lingus in appeal proceedings against the EC’s air travel tax decision. It also handles merger reviews, cartel investigations and abuse of dominance cases.

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