Marie Brasseur

Marie Brasseur

Corporate and M&A, Banking & Finance

French, Dutch and English

Admitted to the Brussels Bar: 2003

Marie specialises in complex international and national M&A transactions, including distressed acquisitions and private equity transactions.

She also has a focus on domestic and cross-border restructurings.

Marie frequently lectures on M&A at international and national seminars and conferences.

She has been appointed Vice President of the Corporate and M&A Commission of the ‘Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats’.

Marie is an Officer of the International Bar Association and a member of the Belgian business association, Cercle du lac.


  • Special degree in Corporate Law (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
  • International Exchange Programme (Universiteit Utrecht)
  • Lic. Juris (Université Catholique de Louvain-la-Neuve)

Selection of publications

"High growth companies and how to fund them – a red driver of economic growth", National Report of AIJA Annual Conference in Prague, August 2014

"Strategic considerations on inbound investments by M&A – how to get started as a foreign investor and what foreign investors should expect from local sellers", National Report of AIJA Annual Conference in Buenos Aires, September 2013

"Cross-border mergers and reorganisations outside the Cross-Border Merger Directive" (with J. Vermeylen) in European Cross-Border Mergers and Reorganisations (Jérôme Vermeylen & Ivo Vande Velde, eds), Oxford University Press, 984 pages, 2012


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