Pieter van Uchelen

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Pieter van Uchelen

Partner | Lawyer

Pieter specialises in corporate law with an emphasis on M&A, private equity and infrastructure transactions. He has over 20 years of experience in these fields.

He is a guest lecturer at the University of Amsterdam and teaches M&A for SBB, the Dutch professional education institute for in-house counsels.

T  +31 (0)20 30 35 975
M +31 (0)6 531 38 431
F  +31 (0)20 30 35 999

specialist areas

Corporate Transactions
Private equity
Infrastructure transactions


Dutch Law, Rijksuniversiteit Leiden, Ruprecht-Karls Universität Heidelberg.

Legal 500: Pieter van Uchelen (partner) is a well experienced partner; he knows what the client wants (technical approach/solution-driven approach etc) in specific situations.’ (2021) Pieter is recommended as “an exceptional senior lawyer”. (2020)

Chambers Europe and Global: Pieter van Uchelen acts on domestic and cross-border acquisitions for Dutch corporate entities, in addition to assisting private equity firms with cross-border transactions. Clients cite his scope as a practitioner, one claiming that "he combines technical skills and great knowledge of the law with practical solutions." (2021)
Pieter van Uchelen joined Florent in October 2019. Clients appreciate that he "is not a partner who delegates everything," stressing that they enjoy "his personal involvement." He has experience handling cross-border transactions for clients in the insurance, infrastructure and leisure sectors (2020). ). In earlier editions of Chambers Global and Chambers Europe, he was recommended as follows:  He is “very pragmatic and always available”, “a true boardroom adviser – helps to cover the grey areas and tells us what directions we can go in” and “he combines technical and legal skills with many years of experience and knowledge of transactions”.