Mrs Angelique Thiele > Van Doorne > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Van Doorne
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Work Department

Finance & Restructuring: Finance, Loan Funds, Private Equity Real Estate; Property Financin


Angelique is part of the Financing team. Working from the Amsterdam and London offices, she assists with national and international property and project financing transactions. She also advises on the acquisition and sale of credit portfolios (commercial, ‘bad bank’) and restructuring solutions for property loans. Angelique is a highly experienced specialist in Dutch and cross-border secured financing transactions.
Angelique acts for Dutch and foreign banks and other financial institutions, (special) servicers, investors and large and medium sized companies as a legal advisor, negotiator and transaction manager on domestic and cross-border finance transactions, with an emphasis on property and project financing transactions (syndicated and clubloans, CMBS, restructurings, sell-downs, loan portfolio sales). Angelique has a PhD in Dutch, English and German banking law.


Dutch, English


Angelique has a PhD in Dutch, English and German Comparative Law, Radboud University Nijmegen, 2003 and a Master, Dutch and European Law, Radboud University Nijmegen, 1995

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Project finance and PFI

(Leading individuals)

Angelique ThieleVan Doorne

As part of its real estate finance department, Van Doorne fields a ‘well-rounded, deeply skilled’ team that predominantly acts for lenders on a wide variety of project finance and development finance transactions. Public sector financing is a key area of growth, particularly in relation to hospital financing, education and private financing in residential housing. In PPP/PFI projects, the team concentrates on infrastructure and urban renewal. Angelique Thiele divides her time between the firm’s Amsterdam and London offices, ‘providing excellent guidance and advice‘ on cross-border real estate and development finance. Roel Botter specialises in healthcare financing. Real estate partners Ariën van Heesen and Mark Moolhuizen are also of note.

Netherlands > Banking and finance: lender or arranger side

(Leading individuals)

Angelique ThieleVan Doorne

Real estate financing is the key order of business at Van Doorne, and the firm represents a range of both domestic and foreign lenders in such deals, including refinancing deals as well as new facilities. Angelique Thiele leads the team alongside Stefan van Rossum, with Thiele primarily handling the real estate financing work, while van Rossum’s expertise lies in the field of financial restructuring, with a client list that includes several distressed debt investors as well as banks. On the leveraged financing side, Roel Botter is a key figure within the team, while associate Babette Vos is highly recommended for Pfandbrief-compliant financings and other German law-related deals.

Netherlands > Banking and finance: Borrower side

The finance team at Van Doorne remains particularly strong in the healthcare sector, where the team handles a large number of hospital financing mandates as well as acting for large pharmaceutical companies. The team is jointly led by Roel Botter and Angelique Thiele, with the former focusing on leveraged financing and public sector financing and the latter highly recommended for real estate and development financing.