|BIrd & Bird||Corporate & Finance Partner||Belgique|
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Paul Hermant is a corporate & finance partner at Bird & Bird LLP, specialised in the life sciences sector and based in Brussels. He heads the firmwide corporate life sciences group.
He assists clients in their corporate and financial transactions and provides the full range of advice in these fields. He has particular expertise in mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital, joint ventures, strategic alliances, securities offerings, take-over bids, as well as project and acquisition finance. Paul also represents clients in corporate and financial litigation, including shareholders disputes, directors’ liability and cases relating to financial products and services.
He graduated from the University of Brussels (Master in Law 1988; Master in Business Law 1989) and from the Solvay Business School (Master in Business Administration 1992). He joined Bird & Bird LLP in 2000, coming from Loeff Claeys Verbeke (now Allen & Overy).
He has written and spoken widely on corporate and financial law topics and teaches at the University of Brussels. He also serves on the Board of the Solvay Business School Alumni.