Maxiem Devos


Maxiem has extensive experience in corporate matters, with an emphasis on domestic and cross-border M&A, private equity, joint ventures, reorganizations, and general corporate and commercial advisory.  

Expertise area

    His field of expertise includes advising on:  
  • Buy- or sell side due diligence;
  • Share deals and asset deals;
  • Complex international M&A projects;
  • Management buy-outs and buy-ins;
  • Shareholders’ agreements and joint ventures;
  • Venture capital and private equity;
  • Carve-out and separation;
  • Distressed M&A, insolvency and restructuring; and
  • Post-acquisition implementation and integration.

Additional information:

      Maxiem is a member of the Brussels’ Bar Association since 2014 and holds a Master’s degree in Law of the University of Brussels, a postgraduate degree in Corporate Law from the Bruges Business School and completed a postgraduate training to act as a trustee and liquidator in case of bankruptcy. In 2022 he also completed the Executive LL.M. program at Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law (Chicago) and IE Business School (Madrid). Prior to joining EY Law, he worked for an international law firm in Brussels. His native tongue is Dutch, and he’s also fluent in English and French.