Mrs Willemien Bischot > Van Doorne > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Van Doorne
JACHTHAVENWEG 121
1081 KM AMSTERDAM
PO BOX 75265, 1070 AG AMSTERDAM
Netherlands
Willemien Bischot photo

Work Department

Healthcare & Life Sciences, Employment

Position

Willemien heads Van Doorne’s Healthcare & and 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. Furthermore, Willemien is vice chairman of the supervisory board, and member of the audit committee of TIAS, School for Business and Society. Willemien became partner in 2000.

Languages

English, Dutch.

Memberships

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.

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Industry focus: healthcare and life sciences

Van Doorne fields a dedicated team of specialists who focus on the domestic and international life sciences and healthcare sectors, with notable expertise in IP, competition, regulatory, data protection and corporate and M&A issues. The practice advises on medicinal products, medical devices, digital healthcare technology, biotechnology, cosmetics and the rescue of financially distressed healthcare providers. Willemien Bischot focuses on all aspects of the healthcare sector including corporate transactions, funding and financing work and insurance matters. Dimitri van Hoewijk handles corporate, M&A and private equity matters and assists healthcare, life sciences and medical tech clients with acquisitions, joint ventures and contractual work. Cees Jan de Boer has a focus on competition issues.