Chris is engaged in the firm’s corporate and M&A practice, with a particular focus on private M&A, private equity and founder transactions. He has been involved in cross-border and domestic transactions in various markets, including several involving regulated companies. In addition to his M&A work, Chris has experience with commercial and IP litigation, and advising clients on protection and enforcement of their IP rights.


  • Profession

    Advocaat, admitted to the bar in the Netherlands in 2014

  • Languages

    Dutch, English

  • Education

    University College Utrecht

    University of Utrecht (Cum laude)

    VU, University of Amsterdam (LL.M Cum laude)

  • Additional positions

    Board member of Stichting FORWARD - Legal LGBT+ Network (of which De Brauw is a founding member)

    Member of Pink Elephant - De Brauw LGBT+ Network