Steven Storm
Lawyer | Partner Corporate / M&A

Steven Storm

Lawyer | Partner Corporate / M&A

Steven Storm has worked as a lawyer and partner at Van Benthem & Keulen since May 2016 in the following practice areas: Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions Steven’s expertise is: acquisitions, mergers and corporate law.

Steven earned his MBA in 2004 at Nyenrode Business University and in 2016 he was the first lawyer in the Netherlands to be registered as Register Valuator with the Dutch Institute of Register Valuators (NIRV).

The attribute that makes Steven stand out as a lawyer is that with his economic and financial knowledge, combined with his legal expertise, he is able to translate the value drivers of a transaction into transaction documentation. Steven also enjoys acting as a strategic sparring partner for clients and their financial advisors.


  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Auction mergers
  • Private equity and venture capital investments, add-on investments and exits
  • Joint ventures
  • Family succession
  • Pre- and post-transaction restructuring
  • (Vendor) due diligence investigations, post-closing audits
  • Employee participation plans

About Steven Storm

Steven studied private law at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam.

Steven is affiliated with the TIAS School for Business and Society as a principal lecturer in Private/Transaction Law. He is also affiliated with Avans+ as a Register Advisor in Business Succession/Master Financial Planning lecturer and he frequently gives workshops.

Steven is a member of the Dutch Institute of Register Valuators (NIRV), the Dutch Corporate Finance Association and the Shareholders’ Committee of a private limited liability company, Panorama Mesdag.