• Dentons Boosts Belgian Law Practice
  • May 22, 2015
  • Law Firm: Dentons Canada LLP - Toronto Office
  • Brussels - Dentons is pleased to announce that Yolande Meyvis will be joining the Firm to boost its Belgian law practice.

    Meyvis joins as Counsel and specialises in corporate and commercial law and will be based in our Brussels office. She has a proven track record in local and cross border M&A transactions and shareholders’ conflicts. Meyvis has written and spoken on a variety of corporate and commercial law subjects.

    The addition of Meyvis and her team is a milestone in Dentons’ plan to develop a market leading practice in a wide range of legal disciplines in Belgium, including M&A, real estate, private equity, finance, employment and general commercial law work, assisting local and international clients with specialised legal services.

    In addition to the established EU and international trade practice, the growth of Belgian law practice will enable Dentons to service its international clients with Belgian law services and build a Belgian client base with international requirements that can be serviced by Dentons’ Globally. In particular, the Belgian practice will be able to assist in cross border M&A transactions and multi-jurisdictional regulatory and litigation matters.

    Meyvis has been an elected member of the Council of the Brussels Bar where she was an active keynote speaker and host of international seminars for subjects such as international relations, virtual law firms, external capital and social media. Throughout her career and prior to joining Dentons, she gained extensive experience in international and Belgian law firms and has set up her own firm.