Dutch Corporate Lawyer

Bas Mees – Vriman M&A Lawyers.

Mr. Bas Mees is one of the founding partners of Vriman M&A lawyers, a leading M&A boutique law firm in the Netherlands with offices in Amsterdam and Rotterdam.

Vriman is a Dutch M&A/corporate boutique law firm for (i) financial investors who are looking to invest in small to mid-market Benelux based businesses, whether through buy-outs, joint ventures/minority investments or the roll-out of buy-and-build strategies, and (ii) corporate clients on all aspects of corporate life, including M&A, (minority) investments, joint ventures, general corporate law matters, commercial contracting and group structuring.

Prior to the formation of Vriman in 2016, the four partners of Vriman (Jan Vriesendorp, Bas Mees, Marius Ankum and Menno Verboom) practiced as attorneys with one of the world’s top law firms; Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. Jan, Bas, Marius and Menno together have over 40 years of experience within the field of corporate/M&A law.

Vriman combines first class legal advice with a practical, efficient and commercial approach. We want our clients to achieve their goals by providing business-focused “Magic Circle Firm” quality in a creative and pragmatic manner at affordable rates. We add “value” to deals and execute transactions – domestic as well as international – that are in the best interest of our clients.

Vriman has won the prestigious award for “Best Dutch Law M&A Boutique” at the 2016 M&A Awards. This annual award is granted to the Dutch M&A Law Boutique which has shown to meet the needs of their clients by offering the same and even better quality of advice as the top tier law firms, while adopting a client-centered, value creating and outward looking approach, combined with a professional and hands-on attitude.