Van Campen Liem practice and lawyers very well recognized by Chambers Europe 2018

We are pleased to announce that Van Campen Liem’s key areas of practice (i.e. Corporate/M&A, Private Equity, Investment Funds, Tax) as well as 6 of the firm’s lawyers have been recognized as leading by Chambers Europe 2018. 

Below are the Chambers quotes.

Corporate/M&A and Private Equity
Comprehensive corporate boutique advising on transactional M&A matters, including private equity transactions. Well versed in cross-border mandates, regularly assisting emerging markets clients from the biotech and offshore industries. Advises financial institutions as well as buyers and sellers on large private M&A transactions and is also praised for its ability to provide integrated corporate and tax advice. Particularly active in the transport, energy and telecommunications sectors.

Clients appreciate the team’s “attention to detail and entrepreneurial attitude to serve the client.”

Sources praise the lawyers’ “willingness to be flexible with time and availability.”

Investment Funds
Strong choice for fund formation and asset management advice. Acclaimed for its work on the structuring of investment deals, prospectuses and the registration of funds. Recognised for its rapid growth, the team has continued to strengthen its resources in this area through further hires at associate level during 2017. European Investment Fund, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Unigestion and Spirit Management are all recent additions to the firm’s client base.

Clients are particularly impressed by the lawyers’ dedicated and enterprising approach. One source enthuses: “I like their consistency and the attention. In addition to being quick and pragmatic, they understand the business and come up with commercially viable solutions.”

Sources praise the team for its “great quality and caring about customer satisfaction.”

Tax and transaction boutique with well-regarded expertise in M&A advice and tax planning. Well-known for its focus on the private equity sector, as well as areas such as transport, energy and telecommunications and investment fund management. Also regularly advises on cross-border issues, particularly involving Central Europe, Turkey and Russia. Recent new clients include Perrigo.

One interviewee highlights the firm’s cross-border capabilities and states that “the firm has the relevant resources and knowledge of tax matters in the Netherlands and in other EU jurisdictions.”

Another source says: “We found their expertise complete and outstanding in particular issues involving tax planning to reduce risks.”

The following lawyers are recognized as leading practitioners in their areas of practice:

Piet Boonstra (Tax)
Marc van Campen (Private Equity)
Marcello Distaso (Investment Funds and Tax)
Edwin Liem (Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market)
Maurits Tausk (Investment Funds)
Gesina van de Wetering (Tax)