Klaas Thibaut > Quinz > Vilvoorde, Belgium > Lawyer Profile

Quinz
MEDIALAAN 28B
1800 VILVOORDE
Belgium

Work Department

Corporate M&A and Finance

Position

Klaas Thibaut specializes in M&A (including PE), corporate and acquisition finance transactions, and complex commercial agreements, both cross-border and domestic. He also has significant expertise in data privacy.

Career

Partner at Quinz as from 2016. Previously at Clifford Chance (Brussels and London – 2005-2013). Studied law at KU Leuven.

Languages

Dutch, English, French and Spanish

Memberships

Member of the Brussels bar.

Education

Catholic University of Leuven (KU Leuven), LL.B 2002 and JD 2005 (cum laude)

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Quinz‘ team comprises of practitioners with previous experience of practising at Magic Circle and international law firms, as well as working in-house at blue-chip companies. Although it has a particularly strong profile in Belgian mid-market corporate transactions, the group is also regularly involved in larger deals. Bart Lintermans has particular experience of undertaking corporate and commercial work with a nexus to the life sciences and real estate sectors. Other key figures are Klaas Thibaut and associate Wout Hooyberghs, who were among the advisers to UCB Pharma on the asset sale of its alprostadil business to Advanz Pharma in 2020.