De Muynck, Thomas

Boulevard Brand Whitlocklaan 165B-1200 Brussels, Belgium

Updated: 11/08/2013

Overview

Thomas De Muynck focuses on M&A transactions and joint ventures. He represents EU, U.S., and Japanese companies in corporate, commercial, and other matters in Europe and Japan. He has been with Jones Day since 1999 and has worked in the Firm's Brussels, Tokyo, and New York offices.

Having lived and worked in Japan for more than three years, Thomas has developed a particular focus on representing Japanese clients in cross-border transactional and compliance...

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Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German

Practice Areas

  • M&A
  • Joint Ventures & Strategic Alliances
  • Antitrust Civil Investigations & Litigation

Representative Cases

  • Bridgestone sells 100% of the shares of Bridgestone’s Italian and Chinese steel cord manufacturing subsidiaries to Belgian-based NV Bekaert SA , (2010)
  • EDS sells business unit of A.T. Kearney
  • Hexagon acquires IONIC Software and IONIC Enterprise
  • International Automotive Components acquires Stankiewicz and Gimotive , (2009)
  • LNC obtained US$100 million judgment against Republic of Nicaragua
  • PepsiCo acquires interest in Snack Ventures Europe for $750 million
  • Platinum Equity acquires Owens Corning fiberglass plants , (2009)
  • Procter & Gamble acquires Ambi Pur, the air care business of Sara Lee, for $470 million , (2009)
  • RHJ International SA acquires Tafime SA
  • Traxys obtains $550 million credit facility

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Brussels, Belgium
  • New York

Education

  • Columbia Law School, New York, New York, 2002
    LL.M.
    Honors: Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • Catholic University of Leuven School of Law, Leuven, Belgium, 1998
    J.D.
    Honors: magna cum laude
  • Gottingen University, Gottingen, Germany, 1997

Office Information

Address

Boulevard Brand Whitlocklaan 165B-1200 Brussels, Belgium

Fax

  • +32-2-645-14-45

Email

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