Over Wouter Helder

Wouter Helder is gespecialiseerd in overnames en private equity transacties. Daarnaast adviseert hij bij het opzetten van (fonds)structuren en begeleidt hij MBO’s en MBI’s. Wouter treedt op voor (inter)nationale participatiemaatschappijen, strategische partijen, management teams en DGA’s.

Wouter was van 2018 tot en met 2021 lid van het dagelijks bestuur van Lexence. Wouter vervult diverse gastdocentschappen op het gebied van het overnameproces en ondernemings- en samenwerkingsvormen.

Sinds 2000 is Wouter verbonden aan Lexence en sinds 2008 als partner.

Legal 500 (2021)
''Hands-on team that understands the complexities and practicalities of day-to-day business operations. Their work is almost always ‘right first time right’ and their advice is both practical and well-thought out.''
  • Legal 500 (2021): "Hands-on team that understands the complexities and practicalities of day-to-day business operations. Their work is almost always ‘right first time right’ and their advice is both practical and well-thought out."

  • Chambers (2021): "A client acknowledges the team for its business understanding, calling it 'commercially minded' and particularly highlighting that the lawyers give 'forward-looking advice'."

  • Legal 500 (2019): "The practice, which has hired a number of new associates of late and has an impressive mid-market presence."

  • Chambers (2019): "Clients describe the team's approach as 'smart, thorough and commercially minded'. Another source praises the 'dedicated and knowledgeable team', noting that the lawyers are 'good on both strategy and detail'."

  • Legal 500 (2018): "Lexence’s 'very knowledgeable' team provides 'closely tailored advice'."

  • Chambers (2018): "According to clients, the team is 'very impressive, pragmatic and very good in negotiations', and 'they are also very responsive'."

  • Legal 500 (2017): "Lexence’s 'trustworthy' department provides a 'seamless service' for its clients."

  • Chambers (2017): "Another client is particularly impressed with the team's soft skills, remarking: 'They talk to entrepreneurs well, they are creative and focused on solutions, they are extremely trustworthy, reliable and attuned to our needs'."

  • Wouter Helder heeft in het rechtsgebiedenregister van de Nederlandse orde van advocaten de volgende rechtsgebieden geregistreerd:
    – Ondernemingsrecht

    Deze registratie verplicht Wouter Helder elk kalenderjaar volgens de normen van de Nederlandse orde van advocaten tien opleidingspunten te behalen op ieder geregistreerd hoofdrechtsgebied.