Mr Michiel Schul > Loyens & Loeff > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Loyens & Loeff
FRED ROESKESTRAAT 100
1076 ED AMSTERDAM, PO BOX 71170
1008 BD AMSTERDAM
Netherlands

Work Department

Tax - Partner

Position

Michiel Schul, tax adviser, is a member of the International Tax Services practice group.

Career

Michiel specialises in Dutch and international tax matters relating to acquisition and financing transactions, restructurings, joint ventures and setting up international investment structures for his clients. He also has a lot of experience with advising companies on the tax aspects of setting up their European business activities. His clients are mainly US and Mexican multinationals, particularly in the energy and life science sectors, and US based private equity funds. In addition, Michiel frequently advises on projects in offshore wind in and outside the Netherlands.

Michiel worked in the New York office from 2011 to 2013. He is a member of the Region Team U.S. and visits the country on a frequent basis.

Languages

Dutch, English, German

Education

Tax economics, University of Amsterdam, 2003 
Tax law, University of Amsterdam, 2005 
LL.M. in International Taxation, New York University, 2006

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Energy: regulatory

Offering clients a full service on energy-related work, Loyens & Loeff focuses on oil and gas, power and utilities as well as renewables. A special feature is the fact that the firm has a team consisting of ten lawyers dedicated to advising energy clients exclusively on tax issues specific to the energy industry. The duo Jan-Willem van Rooij and Roland de Vlam  lead the practice. Guido Koop and Michiel Schul were promoted to partner in January 2019, while Bas Vletter left the firm and joined Greenberg Traurig LLP in September 2019.