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Strelia

RUE ROYALE/KONINGSSTRAAT 145, 1000 BRUSSELS, BELGIUM
Tel:
Work +32 2 627 00 90
Email:
Web:
www.strelia.com
Brussels, Luxembourg

Laurent Verhavert

Tel:
Work 0032 2 627 00 90
Email:
Web:
www.strelia.com/en/lawyer/laurent-verhavert
Strelia

Work Department

Corporate M&A and Capital Markets

Position

Laurent Verhavert is a partner and a member of the M&A and Corporate team.

He specializes in M&A transactions, company restructurings and corporate law matters, including corporate real estate transactions.   

He also has a specific expertise in private equity and venture capital, including fundraising and financing matters.

Career

He joined Strelia in January 2013 as part of its founding team. Before that, he was an associate in the Corporate & M&A department at Stibbe.

Languages

French / Dutch / English

Member

Laurent Verhavert was admitted to the Brussels Bar in 2008.

Education

Laurent obtained a law degree from the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) in 2007 and studied at the Queen’s University of Belfast (QUB) in the framework of the Erasmus Exchange Program.


Belgium

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

The 'friendly' corporate team at Strelia is 'extremely reactive and always to the point' in its advice and provides 'a personalised service'. The department is frequently instructed on domestic and cross-border corporate and M&A deals. Practice head Olivier Clevenbergh led a team that assisted Natixis with its public takeover of a controlling stake in Dalenys. The group is also acting for new client Burger Brands Belgium on its expansion in Belgium. Other key names to note include Gisèle Rosselle and Laurent Verhavert.

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Private equity

Within: Next generation lawyers

Laurent Verhavert - Strelia

Within: Private equity

The private equity practice group at Strelia is 'very flexible, responsive and to the point'. The team is particularly active in the biotech sector, with clients including Europem and Newton Biocapital. The team assisted the later client with several series A investments in companies such as Epics Therapeutics and Synergia Medical. Gisèle Rosselle heads the practice, which includes Laurent Verhavert.

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