Joost Houtman

Joost Houtman

lawyer, partner

Joost Houtman specializes in corporate and business law and banking and securities law. He has vast experience in M&A, leasing and information technology. Joost advises 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.

Joost studied 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 Dutch Bar in 1990.

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