Advocate Quirijn Biesheuvel > Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten
Stadionweg 137
1077 SL Amsterdam

Work Department

Corporate and M&A.


Quirijn Biesheuvel specialises in corporate law, focusing on mergers, acquisitions and disposals (asset deals), joint ventures, restructurings and advising on general corporate law issues. In addition, Quirijn advises on commercial contracts, such as distribution agreements, agency agreements, production and supply agreements, licence agreements, shared service agreements and service level agreements.


Prior to founding Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten in 2014, Quirijn worked in the corporate practice of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (Amsterdam and New York offices).


Dutch, English.


Quirijn is a member of the Dutch Bar Association (2002).


Quirijn graduated from the VU University Amsterdam (Vrije Universiteit) (civil law and corporate law). Quirijn is also a board member of the foundation Nieuwe Tijdinghe, a producer of innovative history projects whose objective is to share historical knowledge and expand historical awareness with a large and diverse audience (


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Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Commercial, corporate and M&a

(Leading individuals)

Quirijn BiesheuvelBiesheuvel Jansen advocaten

Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten is recognised for dealing with complex business setups in the Netherlands and across Europe. Founding partner Quirijn Biesheuvel is lauded by one client for being ‘the best M&A lawyer I have worked with‘, while another commented that he ‘owns the situation and controls the case‘. Other well-regarded founding partners are the ‘outstanding lawyer and true dealmakerRutger Jansen and the ‘structured thinkingInge Timmerman. The team advised private equity and venture capital firm Karmijn Kapitaal on its acquisition of a 40% stake in Gielissen from its shareholders. The team also advised Fiber Nederland on the acquisition by M7, a Luxemburg-based Group, of all its shares.

Netherlands > Private equity

Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten‘s team is ‘solution oriented‘ and provides ‘high-quality legal advice‘. Quirijn Biesheuvel is ‘highly skilled’. Rutger Jansen and Inge Timmerman are other names to note.