Jan Stoop is an expert in corporate law and mergers & acquisitions. He services his domestic and international client base on complex corporate law issues and transactions, with a particular focus on venture capital and private equity. Having been working for 5 years in a Belgian law firm with a focus on tax matters, Jan has developed a strong tax driven, cross departmental approach of all corporate matters.
Jan Stoop also acts as lead counsel for some major clients for all of their day-to-day business law issues. He has thereby assisted clients in the drafting and negotiating of a variety of commercial contracts, mastering all aspects of business law.
Prior to co-founding Cadanz in 2008, Jan Stoop was a senior associate in the corporate and finance department of a leading Belgian law firm.
Jan Stoop graduated from the law faculty of the University of Leuven in 1995. He subsequently obtained a Special Degree in Economic Law at the University of Brussels (Université Libre de Bruxelles) in 1997. Since the fall of 1997, Jan has been practicing law at the Brussels’ bar.
Jan is a recommended lawyer for Commercial, Corporate and M&A in the Legal 500 (edition 2019 and previous editions).