Matthijs Brons > Florent > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Florent
NOMA HOUSE
GUSTAV MAHLERLAAN 1236
1081 LA AMSTERDAM
Netherlands

Work Department

Corporate Transactions, Governance, Contracts

Position

Matthijs is partner of the firm and co-heads the corporate/M&A department. He has a corporate law practice with a clear emphasis on corporate transactions. Matthijs negotiates and advises on M&A, commercial contracts, governance issues, joint ventures, management buy-outs, restarts and participations. Matthijs represents companies, shareholders, management and investors and frequently works for clients engaged in marketing, media, internet, IT and real estate.

Career

Before the formation of Florent (2017), Matthijs was a partner at Höcker.

Languages

Dutch, English 

Memberships

Corporate Litigation Association, the Commercial Law Association and the IBA.

Education

Dutch Law, University of Amsterdam. Grotius Academie, post-doctoral course in Corporate Law and Business Law (cum laude). Grotius Academie, post-doctoral course in National and International Contracts

 

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.