Paul A. Josephus Jitta
Tel.: +31 (0)20 312 28 12
Handy: +31 (0)6 206 18 755
Paul is a partner in the corporate law practice and specialises in advising and assisting both national and international companies on domestic and cross-border M&A transactions and corporate and commercial litigation.
- Providing sell-side transaction support to a controlled auction sale of a butcher’s and meat slicing group of companies to a private equity owned buyer;
- Providing full range transaction support to Dutch private equity owned market leader in childcare business for several acquistions of Dutch childcare companies in view of its buy & builds strategy;
- Providing transaction support to a listed international media group regarding the merger of its blended learning first aid business with a Dutch competitor and the subsequent minority participation in the newly formed merged company.
- Corporate litigation regarding malpractice of a board of directors, resulting in new case law from the Dutch Supreme Court on governance of joint venture companies (Cancun-Case).
Paul is recognised as "leader in his field" by Chambers & Partners, which quotes clients describing him as follows: 'A high-energy, very bright lawyer and quick thinker, Paul is also able to grasp the key issues quickly and is able to communicate them very clearly’. According to the Legal500 Guide Paul is ‘very experienced, efficient and technically impeccable’.
Paul has a post graduate degree in Corporate Law from the ERASMUS University of Rotterdam. Paul is fluent in Dutch, English and Spanish and heads HEUSSEN’s Spain and Latin-America Desk. In addition, Paul is Ecuador’s honorary consul in Amsterdam.
AmsterdamHEUSSEN Advocaten & Notarissen
Oval Tower, 10e etage
1101 HE Amsterdam
Sprachkenntnisse: Niederländisch, Englisch, Spanisch