Pieter van den Brink > Florent > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Florent
NOMA HOUSE
GUSTAV MAHLERLAAN 1236
1081 LA AMSTERDAM
Netherlands

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Pieter van den Brink is co-managing partner of the firm and co-heads the corporate/M&A department. With over 20 years’ experience, he specialises in M&A, private equity, joint ventures, partnerships, participations and advice and contracts in relation to corporate and commercial matters. He has extensive international experience in cross-border transactions. He typically represents national and international large and medium-size companies, shareholders, directors and (private equity) investors in various fields with a focus on food & beverage, retail, industry and business services. Pieter regularly lectures and publishes on corporate law subjects.

Career

Before the formation of Florent (2017), he was a partner at BLIX and at Van Doorne. 

Languages

Dutch, English

Education

Dutch Law, University of Amsterdam. Grotius Academie, post-doctoral course in Corporate Law and Business Law (with honours).

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Commercial, corporate and M&a

Florent’s ‘very hands-on and commercial’ team is ‘able to navigate mid-market transactions very well’ for a roster of local and international clients across a wide range of sectors. The group specialises in M&A, private equity work, joint ventures, commercial contract issues, reorganisations and corporate governance matters. Key names include Pieter van den Brink, Matthijs Brons and Pieter van Uchelen; van Uchelen joined from Simmons & Simmons in late 2019.