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JACHTHAVENWEG 121, 1081 KM AMSTERDAM, PO BOX 75265, 1070 AG AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
Tel:
Work +31 20 6789 123
Fax:
Fax +31 20 795 4589
Email:
Web:
www.vandoorne.com

Willemien Bischot

Tel:
Work +31 (0)20 6789 357
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Van Doorne

Work Department

Healthcare & Life Sciences, Employment

Position

Willemien heads Van Doorne’s Healthcare & Life Sciences practice. Willemien advises healthcare providers, private investment companies and related community interest companies on such issues as mergers and joint ventures, funding and financing, corporate governance, contractual relationships with healthcare insurers, municipalities and grant providers, disputes, employee relations, restructuring and recovery. She also assists clients in raising private capital.

Career

Willemien publishes and lectures frequently. Willemien is board member of various Dutch companies, such as the Supervisory Board of CZ (one of the four major Dutch insurance companies), and the regulations evaluation committee, ZonMw. Willemien became partner in 2000.

Languages

English, Dutch.

Member

Willemien is a member of the Dutch Association for Health Law and the Dutch Association of Labour Lawyers.

Education

Postgraduate continuing university education, Health Care Law, University of Utrecht, 1994; Dutch Law, University of Amsterdam 1991. Anglo-American Law, University of Exeter 1990.


Netherlands: Industry focus

Healthcare and life sciences

Within: Healthcare and life sciences

Though increasingly active in life sciences, Van Doorne’s department is particularly strong in healthcare. Healthcare specialists Willemien Bischot and Marg Janssen head the team jointly with M&A expert Dimitri van Hoewijk, who assisted Atalmedial and MC Groep with establishing a joint venture.

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