Laura Vanhoutte is an associate in the M&A practice based in King & Spalding’s Paris office.

Laura focuses in M&A, both domestic and cross-border, and securities laws (including public tender offers, Public to Private transactions and IPOs). She is also involved in private equity investments and other general corporate law matters. She advises French and foreign, listed and non-listed, companies as well as investment funds.

Before joining King & Spalding in 2018, Laura worked for five years in the M&A/Capital Market department of a French law firm in Paris.

Laura graduated with honors from the Faculté Libre de Droit in Lille (Master 1 – Private Law). She received a Master 2 in Business Law (valedictorian) at the Faculté Libre de Droit in Lille and also obtained a Certificate in Management from the EDHEC Business School.

Laura is admitted to the Paris bar.

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