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JAN VAN GOYENKADE 10, 1075 HP AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
Tel:
Work 020 3080 900
Fax:
Fax 020 3080 901
Email:
Web:
www.bjtk-law.com

Advocate Rutger Jansen

Tel:
Work 00310203080905
Email:
Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten

Work Department

Corporate and M&A and Energy.

Position

Rutger Jansen specialises in corporate law, energy law and contracting law, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, asset transactions, joint ventures, restructurings, commercial contracts and projects (including in the energy sector) and on general corporate law advice and energy law related questions.

Career

Prior to founding Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten in 2014, Rutger worked for Stibbe both in Amsterdam and in London, where he was part of the M&A and energy teams.

Languages

Dutch, English.

Member

Rutger is a member of the Dutch Bar Association (2005).

Education

Rutger holds a masters in law from the University of Amsterdam (corporate law) and an LL.M. in European Private Law from the Università degli Studi di Siena (Siena, Italy) (cum laude). He also attended INSEAD’s MBA Highlights Programme (Fontainebleau, France).



Leisure

Triathlon.


Netherlands

Commercial, corporate and M&a

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&a

Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten is recognised for dealing with complex business setups in the Netherlands and across Europe. Founding partner Quirijn Biesheuvel is lauded by one client for being 'the best M&A lawyer I have worked with', while another commented that he 'owns the situation and controls the case'. Other well-regarded founding partners are the 'outstanding lawyer and true dealmaker' Rutger Jansen and the 'structured thinking' Inge Timmerman. The team advised private equity and venture capital firm Karmijn Kapitaal on its acquisition of a 40% stake in Gielissen from its shareholders. The team also advised Fiber Nederland on the acquisition by M7, a Luxemburg-based Group, of all its shares.

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Energy: regulatory

Within: Energy: regulatory

At Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten, Inge Timmerman 'is hands-on and committed to getting the deal done' while Rutger Jansen 'has great knowledge of the business and his advice is always practical'. The team advises on the regulatory aspects of transactions and projects predominantly in onshore and offshore renewables. In recent work, the practice advised ENGIE on regulatory matters in connection with its acquisition of Sungevity International from Solar Spectrum.

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Energy: transactional

Within: Energy: transactional

Rutger Jansen and Inge Timmerman head the team at Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten which continues to act for Engie on a range of transactions. It is also advising Dutch & Co on the development and financing of various solar parks in Africa, including a joint venture with Solarcentury. The group serves clients in the wind, solar, biogas, and utilities sectors.

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Private equity

Within: Private equity

Biesheuvel Jansen advocaten's team¬†is 'solution oriented' and provides 'high-quality legal advice'.¬†Quirijn Biesheuvel¬†is ‚Äėhighly skilled‚Äô.¬†Rutger Jansen¬†and Inge Timmerman¬†are other names to note.

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