Advocate Wouter Brugma > Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten
Stadionweg 137
1077 SL Amsterdam

Work Department

Corporate and M&A


Wouter Brugma specialises in corporate law, focusing on mergers, acquisitions and divestments, joint ventures, corporate governance and general corporate law issues. In addition, Wouter advises on private equity and venture capital transactions.


Prior to joining Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten in 2019, Wouter worked in the corporate practice of Stibbe and Rutgers & Posch.


Dutch, English, German


Wouter is a member of the Dutch Bar Association (2005).


Wouter graduated from the Erasmus University in Rotterdam (civil law). He also attended INSEAD’s MBA Highlights Programme (Fontainebleau, France).

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Private equity

The ‘easy to approach‘ private equity team at Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten focuses on cross-border and structurally complex transactions. Apart from Dutch and foreign private equity houses, the firm’s clientele ranges from local companies to investors and large public corporates. Quirijn Biesheuvel, who ‘keeps the big picture in mind‘ leads the team. Wouter Brugma joined the firm in April 2019, while Babette Waltman arrived in September 2019. Both were previously at Rutgers & Posch.

Netherlands > Commercial, corporate and M&a

Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten fields a highly rated team, which is ‘agile and flexible‘. Quirijn Biesheuvel, who has ‘great expertise and is good value for money and business minded‘ jointly heads up the practice, which is ‘creative and solution oriented‘, with Wouter Brugma. The team handles high-profile transactions with cross-border elements alongside a range of domestic deals.