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Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V.

DE CUSERSTRAAT 85A, 1081 CN AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
Tel:
Work +31 20 560 0600
Fax:
Fax +31 20 560 0500
Email:
Web:
www.eversheds-sutherland.nl
Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V., Casper Rooijakkers, Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS

Casper Rooijakkers

Tel:
Work +31 20 5600 568
Email:
Eversheds Sutherland

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Casper Rooijakkers is an associate within the Banking and Finance Practice Group in the Eversheds Amsterdam office. He studied at Leiden Law School and Universitat de Barcelona.

Casper's practice covers the whole field of banking and finance and he has experience with assisting (international) banks and borrowers in finance transactions, acting and advising in relation to insolvency issues and advising on compliance regulation.

In addition, Casper has successfully completed post academic courses in, among others, Finance & Security law and Attachments & Executions law.

Relevant expertise

  • Advising a large international bank with respect to its regulatory compliance program for the Netherlands
  • Advising a large international bank regarding a real estate financing transaction
  • Assisting a Dutch investor in relation to the financing of the acquisition of a renewable energy project
  • Advising and coördinating a multi-jurisdictional cashpool arrangement for a leading global service provider
  • Advising on (potential) insolvency issues
  • Regularly assisting (international) banks and borrowers in finance transactions

Memberships

Casper is a member of the Young Bar Association in Amsterdam.

Position

Associate

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