AKD Brussels

Corporate M&A Lawyer

AKD’s Corporate M&A practice group in Brussels is looking for a mid-level Corporate M&A Lawyer to strengthen the team headed by Timothy Speelman.

AKD's small and flexible M&A teams in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg successfully work for domestic and foreign companies on strategic transactions, private equity deals, venture capital investments, restructurings and distressed M&A. The team enjoys a strong reputation in the market, and clients and peers alike recognise the quality of our services in both domestic and cross-border deals. Recommended by Chambers Europe, Chambers Global, Legal500 and IFLR1000, the team has won several awards over the years, as have many of our partners and associates. In this role, you will be handling all aspects of M&A transactions, including leading due diligence processes, drafting transaction documents and assisting with negotiations. In addition, you will manage client relationships and contribute to the team’s knowledge management.

As our ideal candidate, you: - have obtained your law degree in Belgian law with strong academic results and a foreign LL.M - have 3 to 6 years' experience in corporate law and transactional work in Belgium with a leading Belgian or international law firm - have enough experience to act independently, but…you are also a team player - have strong analytical and drafting skills - like our AKD characteristics, are accessible, involved, ambitious, energetic and you aim for excellence - are fluent (oral and written) in Dutch and English. A good command of French and other foreign languages is always an asset.

From AKD you will get: a future-oriented process of career planning and emphasising on nurturing your talents and strong points, encouraging you to deliver excellent solutions for our clients. You will have the opportunity to steadily build your own client portfolio and grow your internal and external exposure. Our flexible learning environment will support you in further developing your talents in your field of expertise, in client engagement and in honing your leadership skills.

AKD provides an environment where everyone can be themselves and gets the best out of themselves. We are a firm offering room for diversity and inclusion, and we believe it is important to give our talents room to grow.


Please share your cv and contact details with Coosje Knape (Recruitment) by sending an e-mail to: cknape@akd.eu or contact her by phone M: + 316 -11 00 27 09.