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Julie Claeys


Julie  Claeys

Julie Claeys

Corporate M&A / New York

Practice area

Julie Claeys is active in the international corporate law practice.

She is currently working at the Belgian – Dutch legal desk of Donahue & Partners LLP.

Expertise / Credentials

Julie assists national and international companies with:

  • Advising on and implementation of the structuring of corporate organizations
  • Advising on and implementation of legal entity rationalizations, including assisting with the termination of legal entities and partnerships, legal mergers, and corporate migrations in multiple jurisdictions
  • Advising on and implementation of finance restructurings such as but not limited to cash repatriations, loan rationalizations, etc.
  • Operating Model Effectiveness projects
  • IP alignment/planning/migration projects

Julie also has extensive experience as a global project manager. She has developed a strong skill set in managing large international and cross-border legal projects.

Additional information

Julie joined Donahue & Partners LLP in New York in February 2016.

Julie obtained her Master in Law at the University of Antwerp (2009). She also obtained an additional Master in European Law at the Institute for European Studies – ULB) (2010).

As Julie is registered as a lawyer with the Brussels Bar Association (‘Nederlandse Orde van Advocaten bij de Balie Brussel’), she also focusses on assisting US clients who are willing to develop business in Belgium.

Julie is fluent in Dutch, English and French.

Contact information

julie.claeys@dp.ey.com +1 718 213 6076