About Loor Legal & Partners

For many entrepreneurs, companies and institutions, we are the "first" point of contact in the field of commercial contracts and corporate law. That's no mean feat.

We have designed our services to help entrepreneurs directly. From pioneering to selling. In good - and bad times.

In such processes, of course, in addition to legal expertise, timing, form, creativity and guts are essential for the best results.

That is exactly what you can expect from us.

Loor Legal & Partners works with Mr. S. van Harmelen, Mr. J. Lucas, Mr. J.J. Wisse Smit and Mr. L. Malschaert.

All are independently established as attorneys or legal advisors and are not affiliated with Loor Legal & Partners as partners, employees or in a partnership within the meaning of the Regulation of the Legal Profession.

In addition, we are happy to work with accountants, tax advisors, corporate finance advisors and notaries, and refer as needed within our network.

Loor Legal

Your legal partner in business acquisitions


Ernest Loor


Ernest advises on contracts, mergers, acquisitions and (inter)national transactions, management buy-outs, reorganizations, restructurings and joint ventures, in short everything an entrepreneur can be faced with. Ernest works quickly and effectively, is pragmatic and results-oriented.

Ernest also acts as a (guest) lecturer for accountants and (senior) tax specialists in the field of corporate law. Ernest completed the post-graduate specialization course in Mergers & Acquisitions in 2016.


Contact Ernest Loor at info@loorlegal.nl or
+31 (0)6 54 361 438.

J.J. (Jan Jacob) Wisse Smit studied in Utrecht. Jan Jacob particularly assists entrepreneurs and DGA's (director-major shareholder) with succession and division issues. Jan Jacob often comes around the corner when the sale of the company has been successfully completed. Before working as an attorney, Jan Jacob spent many years as a corporate lawyer in the business world. This makes him a good sparring partner for business owners and directors facing such succession and distribution issues. Jan Jacob started his own law firm in 2012 under the name Wisse Smit Advocatuur

Please contact Jan Jacob Wisse Smit at info@loorlegal.nl or janjacob@wissesmit-advocaat.nl or +31 (0)6 300 29 780.


Jan Jacob Wisse Smit


Justin Lucas successfully completed his studies in business law in the Netherlands at Leiden University in 2001 after which he left for the United States to pursue postgraduate studies in business law at UC Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco.

After completing this study, he obtained his NY state bar license and gained practical experience as a law clerk at the headquarters of the U.S. Federal Court in San Francisco. Once he returned to the Netherlands, he continued his career as a lawyer in 2004 at a renowned Anglo-Saxon law firm in Amsterdam which firm he left in 2008 to work for an internet startup. In 2011 he started his own law firm in The Hague under the name Lucas Advocatenkantoor. Justin mainly deals with international contract law, but also lease law is part of his expertise.

Contact Justin Lucas at info@loorlegal.nl or at
+31 (0)6 58 88 82 90.

Justin Lucas


Lilian Malschaert


Lilian obtained her Master of Laws from the University of Amsterdam in 2007. Lilian did her law internship at the Amsterdam firm Van Doorne N.V. in the banking and finance section and at the general civil law firm BZSE Law on St. Maarten. Furthermore, she has worked for the law firm SWG Advocaten, specialized in tenancy law. She assists entrepreneurs in all their matters regarding contract law, tenancy law and security law in a focused and resourceful manner. 

Please contact Lilian Malschaert at info@loorlegal.nl.

Janet supports the Loor Legal & Partners team in secretarial matters. In addition, Janet takes care of operational matters so that the attorneys can be optimally engaged in practicing their profession.

Contact Janet at secretariaat@loorlegal.nl.


Janet Palm


Legal advice in a business acquisition.

Call directly: 055 303 1950 or make an appointment. 

Sigmax ICT Specialisten

Sigmax ICT Specialisten brought an investor on board for the further growth of the company. Loor Legal & Partners assisted one of the managers in taking a (minority) stake in the new company.


Van Bruggen Adviesgroep and Overstappen.nl have joined forces with the online comparison site Autoverzekering.nl. Loor Legal & Partners has advised the parties regarding this joint venture.


Synensis is a national player and active in the field of staffing and recruitment and selection of (temporary) personnel. Loor Legal & Partners assisted Synensis in the sale of the company to the French company Triangle.


Kisjes is a beautiful Apeldoorn family business and has been active in the field of transport and rental of containers and equipment for more than 100 years. Loor Legal & Partners assisted the incumbent management in the acquisition of the company through a Management Buy Out.


Rond is active in business intelligence and enterprise apps. Loor Legal & Partners advised the founder and management on the sale of a stake in the company to a strategic investor. This puts Rond in an even better position to accelerate its initiated growth.