Paul A. Josephus Jitta


Tel.: +31 (0)20 312 28 12

Handy: +31 (0)6 206 18 755




Paul is a partner in the corporate law practice and specialises in advising and assisting both national and international companies on domestic and cross-border M&A transactions and corporate and commercial litigation.

Recent work

  • Providing sell-side transaction support to a controlled auction sale of a butcher’s and meat slicing group of companies to a private equity owned buyer;
  • Providing full range transaction support to Dutch private equity owned market leader in childcare business for several acquistions of Dutch childcare companies in view of its buy & builds strategy;
  • Providing transaction support to a listed international media group regarding the merger of its blended learning first aid business with a Dutch competitor and the subsequent minority participation in the newly formed merged company.
  • Corporate litigation regarding malpractice of a board of directors, resulting in new case law from the Dutch Supreme Court on governance of joint venture companies (Cancun-Case).



According to Chambers & Partners Paul is praised by clients for his 'good knowledge and commercial sense' and is described by another source as being 'very responsive, pragmatic and deal-driven.'. According to the Legal500 Guide Paul is ‘very experienced, efficient and technically impeccable’.

Paul has a post graduate degree in Corporate Law from the ERASMUS University of Rotterdam. Paul is fluent in Dutch, English and Spanish and heads HEUSSEN’s Spain and Latin-America Desk. In addition, Paul is Ecuador’s honorary consul in Amsterdam.


HEUSSEN Advocaten & Notarissen
Oval Tower, 10e etage
1101 HE Amsterdam
Nederland (Niederlande)
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Sprachkenntnisse: Niederländisch, Englisch, Spanisch

Kompetenz Gruppen:
Mergers & Acquisitions
Vertrags- und Handelsrecht
Spain & Latin America Desk

  • L500 emea recommended lawyer 2019
  • Recommended lawyer L500 2018
  • Chambers 2019 ranked
  • Chambers ranked europe 2019