Mr Luc Wynant > Van Olmen & Wynant > Brussels, Belgium > Lawyer Profile

Van Olmen & Wynant
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Founding partner, head of Corporate department


Mr. Wynant has extensive experience in all aspects of corporate law, in particular, regarding mergers & acquisitions and private equity in both transactional and financial work. He focuses especially on international and domestic share and assets acquisitions, venture capital and debt capital markets, (leverage) management buy outs, divestitures, funds formations, mergers and company reorganisations.

Mr. Wynant regularly publishes on corporate and financial law. He is the author of the Belgian Chapter in the Private Equity Handbook and the Venture Capital Handbook (Practical Law Company). He also lectures on private equity and corporate law issues at his Alma Mater and at various national and international congresses and seminars.


Dutch, French, English


Mr. Wynant graduated from the University of Leuven in 1989 (KU Leuven) and obtained an MBA degree from the Vlerick Leuven Ghent Business School (1990). He was an assistant teacher at the law department of his Alma Mater for several years.

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Van Olmen & Wynant‘s broad corporate offering encompasses corporate law issues such as stock options, equity offerings, and restructurings, M&A, venture capital and private equity transactions, and corporate ligitation including shareholder and director disputes. The firm advises domestic companies and a number of multinational names, particularly within the financial services and private equity spaces, and works within a diverse range of industry sectors. The team is led by Luc Wynant, who focuses on M&A and private equity deals, with Koen Hoornaert regularly advising on cross-border transactions and counsel Jeroen Mues offering broad corporate law expertise.