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Cedric Guyot


CMS DeBacker
Chaussée de La Hulpe 178
1170 Brussels
Languages French, Dutch, English

Cedric is active in private equity and the legal matters in relation to the post M&A integration process.

Cedric focuses on corporate acquisitions, strategic alliances, issue of securities, shareholder relations including shareholder litigations, private placement, etc.  

Cedric has extensive M&A experience, both domestic and cross-border. He is pro-active and business minded. He is the kind of lawyer ‘who gets the deal done’.

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Relevant experience

  • Acting for buyers or sellers in numerous M&A transactions
  • Advising various start-ups with regard to the organisation and implementation of private placements
  • Acting for majority or minority shareholders in shareholder litigation in private and listed companies
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  • 1982 - Université Catholique de Louvain, UCL- (Law Degree)
  • 1983 - Université Catholique de Louvain, UCL- (Degree in European Studies)
  • 1985 - Temple University (LL.M.)
  • 1989 - University of Brussels -Solvay ULB- (Post Graduate in International Trade)
  • 1989 - Bar admission (Brussels, Belgium)
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  • Lecturer in the Enterprise Programme of ICHEC School of Business Management, Brussels
  • Active member of the World Law Group and InterPacific Bar Association
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  • « Le droit du tourisme – Chronique de jurisprudence (1994 – 2014) », 2015
  • « La responsabilité d’un holding vis-à-vis de ses filiales » in Les holdings belges – Statut juridique et fiscal, Anthemis, 2011, p 233
  • « Le droit européen du tourisme », in Journal de droit européen, 2008, n°148, p 101
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Lectures list

  • « Le processus d’investissement », seminar Be Angels, 16 February 2016
  • « The entry of investors in your company : legal techniques & solutions », seminar Impulse, 16 June 2015
  • « Les techniques de maintien de contrôle », seminar Be Angels, 2013
  • « Les clauses relatives au partage des bénéfices », seminar Van Ham 2013
  • « Structuration du processus précontractuel d’une acquisition», seminar Van Ham 2012
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Le droit du tour­isme
Chro­nique de jur­is­pru­dence (de 1994 à 2014)


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