Gilles Leyssen


Practice area

Gilles is a lawyer in our corporate law / M&A practice. He advises both international and national clients with respect to mergers & acquisitions, advisory corporate law and restructurings. Prior to joining EY Law in 2019, Gilles worked as a senior consultant within EY’s Financial Services Organization focusing on wealth & asset management, banking & capital markets and insurance.    

Expertise Area

Corporate / M&A      

Additional Info

Gilles is member of the Brussels Bar as of January 2019. He holds a Master of Laws degree from the University of Leuven (2017) and is currently enrolled in the Master of Laws in Corporate Law degree from the University of Leuven. Gilles is fluent in Dutch (native) and English (full professional proficiency), and has a good understanding of French. Gilles is the author of various legal publications and has a special interest in high technology and social entrepreneurship.