Matthieu De Donder

Matthieu De Donder


Matthieu advises on general corporate matters, assisting clients in connection with group restructurings, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, management incentive plans.
Matthieu has a particular focus on private equity transactions and clients. Prior to joining the firm in 2017, he worked in the corporate department of major national and international law firms in Belgium and Luxembourg.



Admitted as Avocat with the Brussels Bar, 2014

Admitted as Avocat, Luxembourg, 2015

Admitted as Avocat on the list IV, Luxembourg, 2015


LL.M, Queen Mary, London, UK, 2011

Master 2, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, 2010

Master 1, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, 2009

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.