Mohammed Almarini

Mohammed Almarini

Baker & McKenzie Amsterdam N.V.


Mo Almarini is a partner in Baker McKenzie's Corporate M&A Practice Group in Amsterdam. He is a regular speaker at seminars and corporate law courses and conducts workshops on various topics of corporate law.

Mo is recommended as Next Generation Lawyer Commercial, Corporate and M&A Legal 500. He is also consistently ranked for Corporate/M&A: High-end and Mid-Market Capability in Chambers. Chambers reports: "He is praised by clients for being very quick and sharp" (Chambers Global).

Practice Focus

Mo regularly advises on mergers and acquisitions with a special focus on Private Equity. He assists with corporate takeovers, joint ventures and other alliances, for privately and public held corporates as well as for financial sponsors. He has extensive experience in transactions for clients in the technology, manufacturing, (agri)food and energy industries.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advised Deutsche Beteiligungs AG (DBAG) and SERO GmbH on the acquisition of Semecs
  • Advised Hotmart with a USD 130 million investment round
  • Advised APG Asset Management on the acquisition of 50% in a newly formed joint venture with Royal KPN N.V. on the rollout of fiber in the Netherlands  
  • Advised the seller on its sale of a majority of the shares in Disposable Discounter to Bunzl
  • Advised De Heus with its acquisition of Van Miert poultry
  • Advised Wega Invest B.V. with its (indirect) sale of Royal Herkel B.V. to Royal Sanders B.V.
  • Advised Azzurro Associates Limited with the sale of its subsidiaries Pleitmeester B.V. and Data Interface B.V.
  • Advised KeBeK Private Equity on the sale of Yource to Parcom and simultaneously advised Yource on the acquisition of Cendris
  • Advised GATX in its acquisition of Trifleet
  • Advised Daiwa House on the acquisition of shares in Flexbuild Holding

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA)


  • Amsterdam~Netherlands (2003)


  • University of Utrecht (Master of Law) (2003)


  • Dutch
  • English