Areas of experience

  • Corporate litigation
  • Boardroom advising/governance
  • Directors' liability
  • Employee consultation

Key experience

  • HEMA – advice to the works council regarding the proposed financial and corporate restructuring.
  • AkzoNobel - shareholders dispute regarding the strategy of a Dutch listed, global paints and chemicals business, as well as the intended divestment of its chemicals division
  • TMG - bidding war and dispute on level playing field of Telegraaf Media Groep, a Dutch listed media conglomerate
  • Intergamma - litigation with franchisers regarding restructuring and refinancing of a large construction retail organisation
  • Imtech - acting for the former CEO regarding fraud allegations within the organisation and its subsequent insolvency of a global technical services business.
  • Fortuna - minority shareholder protection litigation regarding a Polish listed betting business
  • SNS REAAL - acting for former Board members regarding litigation and investigations following Dutch State intervention in and nationalisation of a bank/insurer
  • ABN AMRO - advice to the works council regarding IPO and corporate protectionary measures of a Dutch State-owned bank
  • Propertize - acquisition by Lone Star of the Dutch State-owned real estate bad bank and its Project Swan portfolio