Joost Houtman


Joost Houtman

lawyer, partner

Joost Houtman specializes in corporate and business law and banking and securities law. He has vast experience in mergers, and acquisitions, leasing and information technology. Joost advises various types of organizations and shareholders active in the manufacturing, information and communications technology and the hotel business.
 
Joost has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Meritas in 2015. Meritas is a global alliance of independent business law firms. He will serve a three-year term.
 
Joost joined Lexence in 1997. Before that he worked for Ekelmans Den Hollander. Joost read Dutch law at the University of Groningen and obtained his LL.M. from the London School of Economics, U.K. He was admitted to the Bar in 1990.

International listings

 

Legal500: 'Department head Joost Houtman advised a Dutch client during its sale to a US-based software company' (2015).