Guy Palmaers
Partner - Attorney at law / Avocat à la Cour

Guy Palmaers

Guy Palmaers, partner, is a member of the Corporate Practice Group in our Luxembourg and Brussels offices. He focuses on mergers and acquisitions, cross-border corporate restructurings and general counselling on corporate and securities law matters.

About Guy Palmaers

Guy’s practice primarily focuses on mergers and acquisitions, cross-border corporate restructurings and general counselling on corporate and securities law matters. He represents both private equity and corporate clients in domestic and cross-border transactions. He has extensive deal experience across many industry sectors, including significant depth in joint venture structures and energy-related transactions.

Guy is a frequent speaker on M&A and corporate law developments and has authored articles on M&A and cross-border restructurings and other topics. He has been an assistant professor at the University of Leuven (Jan Ronse Instituut – KU Leuven) and Hasselt University for many years. 

What others say about Guy

Chambers Global: Guy Palmaers is ranked as foreign expert for Belgium. 

Legal 500: "Guy Palmaers represented Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, as part of a consortium, on the acquisition of CeramTec Group from Cinven." 

"Guy Palmaers is also very highly rated for handling private equity M&A; he recently advised Ontario Teachers' Plan (as part of a consortium led by BC Partners) on the acquisition of CeramTec Group from Cinven. Recognised by one client, as 'one of the leading investment funds / private equity lawyers in Luxembourg'."

Memberships

  • Luxembourg Bar, 2011
  • Brussels Bar, 2000

Qualifications

  • LL.M. in Corporate Law, University of Brussels (KU Brussel), 1996
  • Lic.Jur., Magna Cum Laude, University of Leuven (KU Leuven), Belgium, 1992

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German

T: +32 2 743 43 31 / +352 466 230 446
E: guy.palmaers@loyensloeff.com