Heidi Aps

Heidi advises clients on corporate and commercial law with an emphasis on international transactions.

Heidi assists multinational corporations with mergers, acquisitions, international and cross-border transactions and corporate restructurings and set up of new offices or companies. She also has experience in project finance transactions in the energy sector and assists in the preparation of commercial contracts as well as with general corporate and commercial litigation and advice.

She represents a wide range of clients including financial service providers and banks, investment funds, non-profit and advocacy organisations, and companies in the retail, chemical and medical sector.

In the last few years,  Heidi has gained significant experience in setting up international structures for non-profit organisations. She is also engaged in pro bono work and assists in advising entrepreneurs with regard to micro-credit projects in developing countries.

Prior to joining Hunton & Williams LLP, she worked at the corporate mergers and acquisitions department of an international law firm.

Relevant Experience

  • Advised and assisted on the set up of multiple branches and subsidiaries of national and international companies and non-profit associations.
  • Advised an international water treatment company and dynamic logistics company on the set up of new Belgian branch offices.
  • Advised and assisted on the international reorganization of a chemicals company and its Belgian branch companies.
  • Advised and assisted on the international reorganization of a foodservice company and its Belgian branch companies.
  • Assisted an international chemical company on the international acquisition of several entities.
  • Advised and assisted a Belgian power plant company on its restructuring.
  • Advised and assisted in the restructuring of an international retailer.
  • Advised and assisted in the restructuring of an international hotel company.
  • Assisted in the merger of international consultancy companies.
  • Assisted in restructurings of a real estate group.
  • Assisted in the merger of a management group.
  • Advising on and assisting a major US Bank corporation on different loan refinancings.
  • Advising on various legal aspects and assisting multiple international clients on matters involving share capital.
  • Assisted in international project finance transactions in the energy sector.
  • Advising an international toy company on commercial issues such as advertising to minors.
  • Assisted and advised a direct sales company on the restructuring of its direct sales program and terms and conditions.
  • Advised an international water treatment company and a direct sales company on commercial programs.
  • Assisted and advised in commercial and corporate settlements.
  • Represented companies in commercial and corporate litigation procedures.
  • Assisted in drafting of commercial contracts, terms and conditions, consulting contracts, share purchase agreements, etc.

Memberships

  • Member of Ondernemers voor ondernemers/Entrepreneurs pour entrepreneurs, NGO