Track record

Below I give you some examples of cases I have handled.

Securities & Investment Law

  • Complaint proceedings for investors against various banks, brokers and asset managers such as ABN Amro, ING, Rabobank, Fortis, Staalbankiers, Van Lanschot, Insinger de Beaufort and Citigroup
  • Group actions for investors in various real estate funds and real estate bonds, including Homburg Capital
  • Various indemnification procedures on behalf of and against hedge fund managers
  • Various cases for holders of Dutch bonds, both individually and collectively
  • Class actions relating to securities leasing and investment insurance policies against various banks and insurers including Dexia, Fortis, NN, AEGON, SNS, Achmea, Rabobank, Interpolis and Defam
  • Representing injured investors in various (alleged) investment fraud cases, including ADM, TRE Investments, Centurion Real Estate, UK Options and René van den Berg (the “Dutch Madoff”)
  • Respresenting investors in a failed shipping partnership

Banking Law

  • Representing real estate investors in conflicts with various banks over credit termination, collateral recovery and interest rate derivatives
  • Representing private homeowners in conflicts with their bank over mortgage issues
  • Representing a hotel group in a  conflict with its bank over the withdrawal of a financing proposal
  • Representing a group of industrial companies in a conflict with its banks over group financing
  • Representing an English financing company in conflict with various foreign banks
  • Conducting complex debt collection procedures for various foreign banks against Dutch debtorsAdvising US and UK banks on syndicated loans and securities issues

Corporate & Commercial Law

  • Shareholders disputes in various companies, including a pub chain, transportation company, financial services provider, record label and ICT companies
  • Representing managing directors and shareholders of bankrupt companies in personal liability cases
  • Resolving a dispute between the partners of a joint venture in the food industry
  • Representing the seller of a chemical trading company in a dispute with the buyer of this company
  • Respresenting a concert promotor in a dispute with its bank and main sponsor
  • Representing an international trading company in proceedings over a major transport damage