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Arno Voerman

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Van Doorne

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Finance & Restructuring: Financial Services; Financial Institutions: Financials, FinTech, Pension Services, Insurance


Arno is a financial services and markets lawyer at Van Doorne. He has a special focus on Payments and FinTech (payments, cards, consumer credit, e-money, lending etc). He advises Dutch and foreign FinTech companies and investors on various regulatory and commercial matters.
Arno assists companies that are confronted with (potential) enforcement measures of the Dutch financial supervisors DNB and AFM. Arno is active in financial litigation and provides advice on compliance and supervision to Dutch and foreign companies that operate or want to operate on the financial markets, in insurance, and in the pension industry. For these clients he drafts (cooperation) agreements and product conditions, and oversees licence applications. Arno furthermore counsels companies facing (imminent) enforcement measures by financial regulators DNB and AFM, and litigates liability cases, such as the special duty of care of financial service providers.


Arno has been practising at Van Doorne since 1997 and he is partner at Van Doorne as of 1 September 2015. He is the co-lead of the Van Doorne FinTech and payments team. Arno is also the contactperson for Holland FinTech, of which Van Doorne is one of the four founding members. He has also acted as jury-member for the Dutch FinTech Awards and Accenture Innovation Awards for several years already.


English and Dutch


Arno is a member of the Dutch Association for Procedural Law (Nederlandse Vereniging voor Procesrecht) and the Dutch Securities Law Association (Vereniging voor Effectenrecht).


Arno studied Dutch Law at the University of Groningen (1996) and is a member of the Van Doorne Financial Institutions and Restructuring and Insolvency market groups. Arno regularly publishes articles on FinTech in professional magazines in the Netherlands.


Banking and finance: Financial services regulatory

Within: Banking and finance: Financial services regulatory

Van Doorne’s fields a team of 'go-to lawyers for the Dutch fintech market' and also has a track record advising on market access, ongoing regulatory obligations and regulatory enforcement matters. Friso Foppes assisted Stichting Pensioenfonds with effecting a collective transfer of pension entitlements to the pension fund PGB, valued at €550m. The ‘dedicatedArno Voerman leads the team.

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Dispute resolution: Mediation

Within: Dispute resolution: Mediation

The mediation practice at Van Doorne is headed by Kees Stuurman, who also leads the outsourcing team. Marjolijn Lips and Arno Voerman are other key names. Areas of expertise include insurance, technology and professional liability disputes.

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