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Laurius

KUNSTLAAN/AVENUE DES ARTS 56, 1000 BRUSSELS, BELGIUM
Tel:
Work +32 2313 87 87
Fax:
Fax +32 2313 87 88
Email:
Web:
www.laurius.be
Antwerp, Brussels

David Ryckaert

Tel:
Work +32 2 313 87 87
Email:
Web:
www.laurius.be
Laurius

Work Department

Corporate, M&A

Position

David specializes in M&A transactions, venture capital and corporate litigation. He heads the M&A team in Brussels. He advises family shareholders, industrial buyers and private equity funds, both foreign and Belgian. David has developed specific know how on incentive schemes in leveraged buyouts. He has an extensive experience in venture capital and has accompanied many teams (including founders and investors) from start-up to a successful exit. He handles cases which involve complex legal and financial challenges.

Career

David was admitted to the Brussels bar in 2003.

Languages

Dutch, French & English

Member

IBA (International Bar Association)

Education

He holds a bachelor in law from the Facultés Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix in Namur (Belgium), a master in law from the Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium) and a master in business administration from the Solvay Business School (Brussels), with a special focus on corporate finance.


Belgium

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

With 'an extraordinary personal touch at affordable prices', Laurius' corporate and M&A team is 'unique in its combination of pragmatism with a willingness to make the deal happen'. It was instructed by Michielsens on the sale of all assets to Aertssen. In another work highlight, the practice acted for Buysse & Partners on its acquisition of Serax. 'Outstanding lawyer' and 'top deal-maker' Dirk Wellens heads the practice and attracts praise for being 'classy and practical'. Other key names to note include David Ryckaert and Stefaan Wauman. Michaël Bollen joined the team from DLA Piper and is recommended for real estate sector transactions.

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