Capabilities

Corporate and Financial Law

Ace advises investors, corporate clients and management on all kinds of corporate and financial law matters, including corporate law disputes, setting up joint-ventures, advising on governance structures and specialist advice on financial regulation.

Private Equity and Venture Capital

Ace advises venture capital and private equity clients on a wide variety of investments, acquisitions and financings, setting-up of management incentive schemes, Buy&Build strategies and all kinds of exit strategies (including going public).

Funds

Ace assists general partners and investors on all sorts of fund structures, advising on their incorporation, structuring, capital raising, governance, management and regulatory and compliance matters (including UCITS and AIFM).

M&A

Ace acts for buyers, sellers, target or management on corporate transactions, whether structured as a share or asset sale, organised as an auction or bilateral sale process.

Listed Entities

Ace advises clients on a wide variety of equity capital markets transactions, ranging from IPOs and public issues of shares to ABBs and exchange bids, assisting both banks and issuers. Also, we regularly advise clients on the specific corporate and financial law issues related to a listing.

Real Estate

Ace assists real estate investors, Real Estate Investment Funds (BE-REITs), developers and asset managers on the entire real estate investment life cycle. We also advise on the civil law aspects of the day-to-day management of real estate assets. We have a particular focus on PropTech.

One-stop-shop

Ace was founded by a group of experienced lawyers with extensive big-law experience, but with a down-to-earth mentality. Ace’s focus is on corporate and financial law.

We have a vast network of like-minded specialist boutique firms (in Belgium and abroad). When you require advice outside of our expertise, we will – in consultation with you – select professionals from that network that are best-suited to your needs. We deliver to you a one-stop-shop (one contact, one invoice) with an Ace always being in the driver seat of your transaction to keep our promise on excellence in client service and legal advice.