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Paul Van Hooghten

Partner, Brussels


Member of the Brussels Bar
Member of the International Bar Association


Extensive experience in corporate law, international and domestic mergers and acquisitions (public and private), joint ventures and private equity.

Professional experience

2007 - Head of the Corporate practice, Linklaters, Brussels
2002 - 2007 Partner, Linklaters De Bandt, Brussels*
1994 - 2001 Partner, De Bandt, van Hecke, Lagae & Loesch, Brussels
1992 - 1996 Managing Partner, De Bandt, van Hecke, Lagae & Loesch, New York
1987 - Admitted to the Brussels Bar
1984 - 1985 Assistant at the College of Law of the University of Louvain (K.U.L.), Department of International and Foreign Law

* In 2002, De Bandt, van Hecke, Lagae & Loesch merged with Linklaters


1983 - 1984 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Law, Master of Comparative Law,
1978 - 1983 K.U. Leuven, Catholic University of Leuven, Licentiaat in de Rechten


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