On May 10, Van Campen Liem made its debut in the rankings of the Chambers directory, in the category Investment Funds. Maurits Tausk, Marc van Campen and Marcello Distaso are recommended as individual lawyers in that practice, with Marc also being listed as recommended private equity lawyer. Chambers states:
THE FIRM This team of experienced tax, funds and corporate specialists recently left Baker & McKenzie to set up a new boutique focusing on private equity, tax and M&A. The lawyers have well-developed skills in fund formation, and a wealth of international experience to boot.
KEY INDIVIDUALS Maurits Tausk advises on alternative investment funds and structured finance, impressing sources with his commercial understanding and knowledge of the market. “He’s great at representing your interests,” says one client. “He’s assertive when he needs to be, but makes sure the outcome is favourable for both sides.” Marc van Campen heads the practice, and has a background in private equity and tax. He specialises in international fund structuring. Marcello Distaso is recommended for cross-border work. “He’s flexible and fast, and provides creative and practical solutions,” says one client. Marc van Campen …. has much experience in the legal and tax aspects of cross-border private equity investments. Clients describe him as a “solid, energetic lawyer.”