Jacobien Viets

“Negotiating is not only about achieving the best possible solution for your client, but about achieving a result that is acceptable to both parties. Building trust will contribute to fruitful negotiations and future cooperation.”

Jacobien Viets | Liance Legal

Jacobien is a seasoned international business lawyer. Having worked for Dutch multinationals for over 20 years, Jacobien gained experience with a wide range of legal issues, supporting the day-to-day operation of businesses, (major) strategic cooperations and M&A projects.

Jacobien can be both a sparring partner for management and provide practical legal support. Her specialities include (international) commercial contracts of all sorts, M&A (from preparing for sale, due diligence investigation, drafting and negotiating transaction documentation to closing and post closing issues), outsourcing of complex (IT) business processes and different kind of joint ventures, alliances and other forms of strategic cooperations.

Combining a practical hands-on approach with high quality legal advice and creative thinking. Strong communication skills, customer driven and solution oriented team player with a good sense of humour.

As an entrepeneur she has set up her own travel company which specialises in tailor made travel to (among others) India, giving her an insight in the Indian culture and experience with working together with Indian businesses.

Business sectors

  • Start-ups & scale-ups

  • (International) midsize enterprises

  • Corporates

  • Transport

  • Healthcare


  • Commercial law

  • Corporate law / M&A

  • (International) contracting

  • Joint ventures and other forms of (strategic) cooperations

  • Partnerships (academic) hospitals and independent treatment centres

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