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 until October 2021 (one of the four major Dutch healthcare 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

(Leading individuals)

Willemien BischotVan Doorne

Van Doorne is ‘flexible and quick in responses’ and offers clients ‘in-depth knowledge of relevant legal issues’. It has a particular focus on medical devices, pharmaceutical law and data protection, and caters to the corporate, regulatory and litigation needs of clients. Willemien Bischot acts for large healthcare providers on governance, mergers and joint ventures, and funding and financing matters. Dimitri van Hoewijk is recommended for corporate M&A, and counsel Cees Jan de Boer, who is a qualified medical doctor, handles market regulation and competition matters. Meltem Koning-Gungormez joined from Kennedy Van der Laan.