Mr Eelco Bijkerk > Stek > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Leidseplein 29
1017 PS Amsterdam

Work Department



Eelco is a specialist in corporate law. He advises private equity firms, corporates and financial institutions on mergers and acquisitions, restructurings and other corporate law issues. He also regularly works with international law firms on cross-border transactions. Eelco has particular expertise in private equity transactions and regularly acts for a number of leading Dutch mid-market private equity funds.


2015: partner Stek
2011: senior associate Stek
2006: associate Allen & Overy LLP


Dutch, English


Netherlands Bar (2006)


University of Groningen.

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Private equity

Stek ‘proves to be a good sparring partner’ for mid-market transactions, acting for Dutch private equity funds, portfolio companies and management teams as well as international funds. The group also receives a variety of cross-border instructions from notable international firms. Key practitioners include Eelco Bijkerk, who handles private equity and venture capital matters, co-founder Maarten van der Graaf and the ‘extremely knowledgeableRuben Tros.

Netherlands > Commercial, corporate and M&a

Stek handles a variety of corporate mandates involving M&A for private equity houses, issues with strategic elements, leasing matters in the energy sector, and cross-border corporate work. The group is also able to assist clients with the competition and finance elements of various transactions. Key practitioners include Eelco Bijkerk, Dierik Cras and Maarten van der Graaf.