Arne Naert

Arne Naert

Baker & McKenzie CVBA/SCRL


Arne Naert is a senior associate in the Corporate Finance Practice Group in the Brussels office. He joined Baker McKenzie in 2012.

Between 2012 and 2019 he was active as a teaching assistant at the KULeuven, Institute of Commercial Law and Insolvency.

Between 2019 and 2021, Arne Naert acted as legal counsel and secretary to the board of directors of a Euronext Brussels listed company.

Practice Focus

Arne provides clients with advice on the full spectrum of corporate law, ranging from public and private mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and private equity investments as well as capital markets transactions. He also advises on general corporate law matters, such as corporate governance. He works with companies in a variety of sectors and industries.

Professional Honors

  • Belgian American Educational Foundation, Honorary Fellow, 2011
  • Fellow of the Lazard Foundation, 2011


  • Brussels~Belgium (2012)


  • NYU Law School (LLM) (2012)
  • Ghent University (Law Degree) (2011)
  • Santa Clara University School of Law (Exchange Student)


  • Dutch
  • English
  • French