INGEN HOUSZ is a Netherlands-based boutique law firm, specialized in venture capital and growth capital transactions.  We always strive to maximise our added value to our clients, thereby contributing to a better future.

We are a market leader in the following areas:
* venture capital and growth capital investment rounds
* exits of venture capital-backed companies
* creating venture capital funds
* corporate venturing transactions

We negotiate and close more venture financings annually than any other Dutch law firm.

Although no two deals are ever the same, our market knowledge enables us to work efficiently and contribute exceptional insights.

"Best M&A Lawyer Midmarket”

M&A Awards 2021, 2020 and M&A Awards 2017

Number 1 ranking in 2021, 2020 and 2017 M&A League Tables Benelux Legal Advisors


Gouden Zandloper 2018: 'Best presterende M&A advocaat'

Advocatie (Sdu) 2018

Founding partner Matthijs Ingen-Housz at INGEN HOUSZ assists with shareholders agreements in the corporate field, winning praise for his negotiation skills. Interviewees describe him as "very sharp with a calm demeanor."'

Chambers & Partners, 2016 Global edition

'Matthijs Ingen-Housz of INGEN HOUSZ is especially active advising on investments (..). Clients appreciate his "in-depth knowledge of the field of business in which he operates. His approach is solid and thorough without losing sight of commercial aspects."'

Chambers & Partners, 2016 European edition

‘Another [client] describes Matthijs Ingen-Housz: "very oriented towards finding solutions in light of the business - balancing legal aspects. Very focused on the outcome and always keeping the final goal in mind.”

IFLR1000, edition 2014

'Matthijs Ingen-Housz receives warm praise for his client-oriented approach: "He's crucial for us – very well connected in the financial investor community."‘

Chambers & Partners, European edition 2013