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Eubelius

LOUIZALAAN 99, AVENUE LOUISE, 1050 BRUSSELS, BELGIUM
Tel:
Work +32 2 543 3100
Fax:
Fax +32 2 543 3101
DX:
89 BAB
Email:
Web:
www.eubelius.com
Antwerp, Brussels, Kortrijk

Frank Hellemans

Tel:
Work +32 3 260 86 70
Email:
Eubelius

Work Department

Partner.

Position

Business law, insolvency / Corporate, securities and M&A.

Career

Admitted to the bar, 1996, Brussels / Assistant professor, University of Leuven (KUL), Academic researcher.

Languages

Dutch, English and French.

Education

University of Leuven (KUL), Law degree, 1991 / Northwestern University, LL.M, 1992 / Fiscale Hogeschool Brussel, 1995 / University of Leuven (KUL), Ph.D. in law, 2000.


Belgium

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

The 'efficient' corporate and M&A practice at Eubelius¬†is highlighted for its 'high availability and excellent legal and business advice'. The group was instructed by Ablynx on the¬†‚ā¨3.8bn¬†public tender offer by Sanofi, it also acted for Elia on its acquisitions of shares in Eurogrid International.¬†Marieke Wyckaert¬†‚ÄĒ who jointly heads the team alongside Lars Van Bever¬†‚ÄĒ and Filip Jenn√©¬†led a team acting for¬†Martin Braun-Gruppe (the baking division of the Oetker-Gruppe)¬†on the acquisition of Diversi Foods. Frank Hellemans¬†and Philippe Mulliez¬†are key names to note and are based in the firm's Antwerp and¬†Kortrijk offices respectively. Erwin Destuyver¬†is singled out for his 'responsiveness, excellent case knowledge and eye for detail'. Jozef Lievens retired from the practice.

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Not-for-profit

Within: Not-for-profit

Eubelius draws upon its strengths across multiple practice areas to advise Belgian and international non-profit organisations, associations and foundations on their most important operational issues. Having advised the International Food Waste Coalition on its incorporation as an international non-profit organisation in 2014, the firm has been assisting the client with changes to its governance structure. Matthias Wauters and counsel Tom Villé are acting for VZW Sint-Anna on a mixed-use real estate development project. Another key figure is Véronique Pertry, who has expertise in employment (individual and collective) and pensions law matters.  Other notable individuals in the group are Marieke Wyckaert, Frank Hellemans and Barteld Schutyser. Counsels Korneel Decroix and Liesbet Vandenplas are also noted.

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