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Bart Jan Kuck

Corporate Partner / Civil Law Notary, Amsterdam

“I have longstanding expertise as a civil law notary advising on national and cross-border corporate transactions. I pay fastidious attention to detail offering clients innovative, pragmatic and forward-thinking advice that enables them successfully to pursue their businesses.”

Overview

Education and qualifications

Overview

As a highly regarded civil law notary with more than 21 years’ experience, Bart Jan advises Dutch and international corporates on M&A, private equity, corporate governance, IPOs, de-listings, public takeovers, restructurings and refinancings, mostly on international matters with either a cross-border or multijurisdictional angle.

Bart Jan is also head of the firm’s corporate practice in Amsterdam.

Work Highlights
  • Delhaize Group S.A., the Belgian-headquartered international food retailer, on its €25 billion merger of equals with and into Ahold, its Dutch-headquartered equivalent
  • Equens SE, one of the largest payment services suppliers in Europe on its merger with Worldline SA, the European market leader in the area of payment and transaction services
  • Unilever in its defence against 3Gs takeover bid
  • Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. on its Frankfurt and Johannesburg listings
  • Covis Pharma on the cross border merger of a Luxembourg entity with and into a Dutch entity.

 

Education and qualifications

Bart Jan studied notarial law at the University of Leiden.

Bart Jan speaks Dutch and English.