Rob Wouters

‘Rob Wouters is a very sharp, focused lawyer. He remains calm when the stakes are high. He has a sharp eye for potential risks and is focused on addressing them.’

(EMEA Legal 500 2020)


t: +31 (0)20 8546 151
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Rob Wouters specialises in corporate law and M&A, with broad experience and a solid track record in public and private M&A transactions, joint-ventures and corporate restructurings. Also, Rob has deep knowledge and experience in corporate governance issues, more in particular in relation to listed companies. Rob is a thorough and creative lawyer with an eye for the needs of his clients and for the challenges they face in complex transactions, both at national and international level. He is perceived by his clients as a domain expert who listens well and consistently adds value.

‘Rob Wouters has vast knowledge and experience on corporate governance.’
(EMEA Legal 500 2021)

Rob is highly recommended in The Legal 500 EMEA. Clients describe him as ‘going the extra mile for his clients’, ‘very easy to approach’ and ‘excellent in working together’.


Rob graduated from the University of Amsterdam in 2005, after which he completed the International Business Transactions and Law master’s program at the Amsterdam Nyenrode Law School.


Rob was admitted to the Amsterdam Bar in 2005. Also, Rob worked in 2017 and 2018 as senior legal counsel at ABN AMRO on M&A and corporate governance matters. This position allowed him to gain valuable and unique knowledge and expertise about the needs and challenges of large publicly listed corporates in today’s international legal world.


Apart from his native language (Dutch), Rob is fluent in English.