Laurius ranked in Legal 500 EMEA 2020

Legal 500 has released its 2020 ranking of Europe’s most prominent law firms. We are proud to announce that Laurius has been ranked as one of Belgium’s leading law firms. A warm thank you to our clients for their wonderful comments and to our team for all the hard work!

Some client testimonials

‘Professionals with the quality of the global firms, but with more feeling for the individual client and the local practices.’

‘What makes Laurius stand out is the rare combination of being a highly professional, yet very approachable law firm. The team is always accessible and ready to assist, even on short notice.’

‘Key strengths of the team are client focus, solution focus with the basis of knowledge and technical creativity.’

All partners are recommended within Legal 500 in their respective practice areas.

Governance & aansprakelijkheid in tijden van Covid-19

Wat is de impact van Covid-19 op corporate governance?  Wat zijn de verantwoordelijkheden van bestuursorganen? Laurius helpt u graag verder met uw Covid-19-gerelateerde vragen.

Lees hier het volledige memorandum.

Neem contact met één van onze advocaten voor meer informatie.

Laurius ranked in Chambers Europe 2020

We are proud to announce that Laurius has been ranked in the Chambers Europe 2020 guide for its Corporate M&A practice and that Bert Luyten (Dispute Resolution) and Dirk Wellens (Corporate/M&A) are both individually ranked.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Bert Luyten (individually ranked) is described by Chambers as best known for assisting shareholders and corporations with commercial litigation and handling disputes concerning defamation and abuse of state aid. Clients describe Bert as “not only a top lawyer but also very committed and pleasant to work with.”

CORPORATE M&A

Our Corporate M&A practice has been ranked in the Corporate M&A overview and is described by Chambers as best known for its advice to clients on domestic and cross-border acquisitions and sales, in addition to corporate restructurings. Clients applaud the practice’s “excellent value for money and clear and straightforward advice”.

Dirk Wellens (individually ranked) focuses on sales and acquisitions, particularly within the real estate and construction sectors. He also handles pan-European restructurings. He is valued by clients for his “in-depth technical knowledge, creativity and personality.”

Click here to see our Chambers profile and rankings.

Buysse & Partners breidt iconische vastgoedportefeuille uit met aankoop Glaverbel

Laurius begeleidde Buysse & Partners Smart Assets NV (BPSA), de vastgoedpoot van investeringshuis Buysse & Partners, bij de aankoop van het iconische Glaverbel gebouw in Watermaal-Bosvoorde.  De vastgoedpoot van Buysse & Partners is onder meer eigenaar van de BP toren in de expowijk in Antwerpen en het CBR gebouw, waar onder meer het gerenommeerde co-working concept Fosbury & Sons gevestigd is.  Afgelopen zomer verkocht BPSA het iconische Hilton gebouw aan de Groenplaats in Antwerpen.

Lees hier het persbericht.

We’re attending #MIPIM2020!

Michael Bollen and Dirk Wellens will attend Mipim 2020 and look forward to catching up. Please feel free to reach out.

Laurius ranked in Chambers Global 2020

We are proud to announce that Laurius has been ranked in the Chambers Global 2020 guide for its Corporate M&A practice and that Bert Luyten (Dispute Resolution) and Dirk Wellens (Corporate/M&A) are both individually ranked.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Bert Luyten (individually ranked) is described by Chambers as best known for assisting shareholders and corporations with commercial litigation and handling disputes concerning defamation and abuse of state aid. Clients describe Bert as “not only a top lawyer but also very committed and pleasant to work with.”

CORPORATE M&A

Our Corporate M&A practice has been ranked in the Corporate M&A overview and is described by Chambers as best known for its advice to clients on domestic and cross-border acquisitions and sales, in addition to corporate restructurings.

Dirk Wellens (individually ranked) focuses on sales and acquisitions, particularly within the real estate and construction sectors. He also handles pan-European restructurings. He is valued by clients for his “in-depth technical knowledge, creativity and personality.”

ESAS neemt Spitters over

Laurius begeleidde ESAS bij de overname van Spitters, een toonaangevende speler op de Nederlandse telecommarkt. Met deze overname versterkt ESAS haar expertise en aanwezigheid in de Benelux om end-to-end oplossingen te bieden in de ‘Internet of Things’ sector en ook haar sterke positie als marktleider in het veld. De ESAS Group biedt complete en toonaangevende (remote en on-site) IoT-diensten en tools aan. ESAS heeft een sterke track record van organische en acquisitieve groei, waarbij zij verschillende bedrijven integreert en optimaliseert.

Lees hier het persbericht.

Better Minds at Work en Energy Lab samen sterker

Better Minds at Work, een organisatie gericht op het mentale en fysieke welzijn binnen ondernemingen, versterkt haar aandeelhouderschap met de toetreding van Energy Lab, een groepsvennootschap van Golazo.

Laurius adviseerde founding partner Pia Buysse bij de verkoop van haar participatie aan Energy Lab.

Klik hier voor het persbericht.

De eerste 365 dagen van Michael Bollen

Michael Bollen aan het woord over zijn eerste jaar bij Laurius in Trends Magazine van 15 augustus. Klik hier om het volledige artikel te lezen.