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Michael Heene

Managing Associate, Brussels

Overview

Advocaat (Member of the Antwerp bar)
Practising through Michael Heene BVBA with KBO number 0820.123.419

Experience 

Michael Heene is a senior associate in the Belgium corporate team. Michael has significant experience in managing complex M&A and equity capital markets transactions and advising on all matters relating to corporate law.

Recent transactions include:

  • the sale of Dexia Technology Services to IBM;
  • the sale of the domiciliation business of SEB to Citco;
  • the sale of Fidea to JC Flowers;
  • the sale of Centea to Crédit Agricole;
  • the demerger of ABN AMRO.

Professional experience

2013 to date Managing Associate, Linklaters Belgium
2013 to date Teaching assistant in corporate law at KU Leuven
2012 - 2013 Managing Associate, Linklaters Luxembourg
2011 - 2012 Managing Associate, Linklaters Antwerp
2010 - 2011 Associate, Linklaters Antwerp
2009 - 2010 Secondment to RBS NV Amsterdam
2005 - 2009 Associate, Linklaters Antwerp

Education

2010 - 2011 KUL (Leuven University): postgraduate degree Corporate Finance
2004 - 2005 Université Paris1 Panthéon - La Sorbonne: LL.M. in French and European Law
1999 - 2004 UG (Ghent University): Master in Law

Languages

Dutch, English, French

Publications

Heene, M., De Publieke Vennootschap, Dé Gids voor vennootschappen 2013, 891-894.

Heene, M., Openbaar overnamebod, Dé Gids voor vennootschappen 2013, 853-861.

Heene, M., Squeeze-out, Kluwer, Mechelen, 2012, 60p.

Heene, M., Het begrip 'openbare inschrijving': vennootschapsrechtelijke archeologie, T.Fin.R. 2010, afl. 1-2, 133-138

Heene, M., Deugdelijk bestuur in beursgenoteerde vennootschappen, NJW 2010, afl. 229, 646-653

Heene, M., Lecoutre, F., Inbreng in natura, inkoop eigen aandelen en financiële bijstand, NJW 2009, afl. 204, 474-478