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Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V.
De Cuserstraat 91
1081 CN Amsterdam, Postbus/PO Box 7902
1008 AC Amsterdam
Netherlands

Data privacy and data protection Tier 3

Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V.'s privacy, data protection and cybersecurity practice has seen notable growth following the recruitment of Olav van Haperen in mid-2019 to the Rotterdam office; Haperen is a co-founder of the Dutch Association of Privacy Lawyers. The team leverages the firm's global network to act for a substantial volume of international clients. IP and technology specialist Benjamin van Kessel is the key contact in Amsterdam, while Rotterdam-based senior associate Robbert Santifort joined from Houthoff in early 2020.

Practice head(s):

Olaf van Haperen

Other key lawyers:

Benjamin van Kessel; Robbert Santifort

Key clients

Gibson Europe

QTS Datacenters

BISSELL

Core Laboratories

CyrusOne

Tymlez

ESET

Beequip

Vektis

ORTEC

Ricoh

Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation Tier 3

Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V. continues to expand, hiring Gidget Brugman from leading firm BarentsKrans, who brings valuable financial litigation experience to the team. She joins corporate and commercial litigators Yuri Wehrmeijer and Rob Faasen who co-head the practice, and lead on a variety of domestic and international disputes for some well-known multinationals. Work includes a high-value professional indemnity claim on behalf of Mark Four Enterprises against a rival law firm.

Practice head(s):

Yuri Wehrmeijer; Rob Faasen

Other key lawyers:

Gidget Brugman

Key clients

National Joint Stock Company Naftogaz of Ukraine

Bound2B

Kingspan

Sodexo

Mark Four Enterprises

HE Licenties

FootAsylum

Weva Beheer

Pentair

Rolls Royce Marine Benelux

G4S

Li & Fung

American Express International

Johnson Controls

Turkish Airlines

Van Vliet Groep

Employment Tier 3

Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V.'s employment, labour and pensions team is a fully integrated part of its international HR practice group. Its work covers general HR (including strategic advice and employee representation), M&A-related employment work and litigation. Eric Bergamin, Ingrid van Berkel and Wijnand Blom are the joint heads of the team. Marieke Koster, who recently made partner, focuses on reorganisations, works council negotiations and dismissal proceedings.

Practice head(s):

Eric Bergamin; Ingrid van Berkel; Wijnand Blom

Other key lawyers:

Marieke Koster

Testimonials

The proactive and pragmatic approach of the Eversheds is of great value’.

‘The employment practice offers a unique combination of state-of-the-art domain expertise combined with corporate law’.

‘The team’s legal expertise is further enhanced by an entrepreneurial and empathic mindset, which sets the practice apart from mainstream service providers’.

Key clients

Johnson Controls

WestRock

Xylem

GEANT Vereniging

G4S

American Express Global Business Travel

ENI

Juniper Networks

Devro

IATA

DFS

Keencorp

Mokveld Valves

Ricoh

TechnipFMC

State Street

Koninklijke Nederlandse Beroepsorganisatie van Accountants

Energy: regulatory Tier 3

Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V. is active in the wind, solar, heating, cleantech and biomass spaces. It has been particularly active in relation to regulatory advice on grid connection, private grids and grid capacity. The practice is jointly led by Miriam van Ee and Michel Chatelin. Pim van Leersum joined from De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek.

Practice head(s):

Miriam van Ee; Michel Chatelin

Other key lawyers:

Pim van Leersum; Paul Goedvolk; Natascha Geraedts

Key clients

Energiefonds Overijssel

United Momentum, Clean Electricity Generation

Shell

ib vogt

Solarfields Projecten

Solarcentury

Iron Mountain

Infinergy

Glennmont

Klimaatgarant

BlueSphere

City of Amsterdam

TBM Europe

Zonel

Energy: transactional Tier 3

Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V.'s group is particularly active in the renewables space and has noted experience of a variety of technologies, including wind, solar, heating, cleantech and biomass. It handles the development, construction, structuring and financing of projects, and also energy-related M&A. Miriam van Ee and Michel Chatelin co-head the team, which was strengthened by Pim van Leersum joining from De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek. The team also gained Max van Drunen, who has expertise advising real estate energy clients, from DLA Piper in April 2021.

Practice head(s):

Miriam van Ee; Michel Chatelin

Other key lawyers:

Pim van Leersum

Key clients

Energiefonds Overijssel

United Momentum, Clean Electricity Generation

Shell

ib vogt

Solarfields Projecten

Solarcentury

Iron Mountain

Infinergy

Glennmont

Klimaatgarant

BlueSphere

City of Amsterdam

TBM Europe

Zonel

Commercial, corporate and M&a Tier 4

At Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V., group head Tom van Wijingaarden handles the full spectrum of corporate transactions alongside private equity and capital markets work, with a notable focus on the life sciences and healthcare sector. The team fields Miriam van Ee, who advises on renewable energy and sustainability issues; Jeroen Hoekstra, who primarily acts for US and European multinationals; and Elmer Veenman, who specialises in technology transactions and corporate carve-outs. The practice also leverages the firm’s global network to assist with cross-border mandates.

Practice head(s):

Tom van Wijngaarden

Other key lawyers:

Miriam van Ee; Jeroen Hoekstra; Elmer Veenman

Key clients

Westrock Plc

IGM

Kwik Lok Corporation

Infor

Pandagreen

Assa Abloy

Ib vogt GmbH

Solarfields Projecten

Bright Horizons Family Solution

Tinsa/Troostwijk Groep

Motion Picture Solutions

Aveva Group Plc

Livingbridge

Vanguard Healthcare Solutions

Ayano

Argent Energy

Stepan

Teledyne

Intrum AB

Enerpac

Kindergarden Nederland

Owens & Minor

Intellectual property: trade marks, copyrights and design rights Tier 4

In addition to its proactive and effective advice, Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V. is noted by clients for the diversity within the team. Thera Adam and Olav van Haperen in Rotterdam, and Benjamin van Kessel in Amsterdam, head up the practice; Adam is also the co-head of the firm's global IP group. The practice has had impressive growth and includes a number of senior associates including Robert Santifort, Landine Varela, and Derya Ada. The practice serves an impressive range of domestic and international clients and in conjunction with its global network, provides end-to-end IP expertise, especially relating to trade mark protection.

Real estate Tier 4

Eversheds Sutherland (Netherlands) B.V. stands out for its energy-related real estate work, environment and planning practice, leasing work and multi-jurisdictional property portfolio management. The group's experience of large data centre developments is noted and it is a partner of the Dutch Datacenter Association. Paul Goedvolk and Natascha Geraedts head the team, which gained Max van Drunen from DLA Piper in April 2021.

Practice head(s):

Paul Goedvolk; Natascha Geraedts

Testimonials

‘The team is very dedicated and skilled’.

‘Very professional, with a high-level of knowledge and expertise’.

Key clients

BlueSphere

DuPont

Grimonte Investment Management

Zonnepark Hijken B.V. (Solarcentury Benelux B.V.)

Dutch Durables Energy B.V.  (Zonel)

TBM Europe B.V.

Boeing

Indeed

URBN Netherlands Retail

Energiefonds Overijssel

Department Name Email Telephone
Banking and finance Matthijs Bolkenstein
Banking and finance Lucas Lustermans
Commercial contracts Jan ter Horst
Company secretarial Miriam van Ee
Corporate M&A Jan ter Horst
Equity capital markets Matthijs Bolkenstein
Equity capital markets Tom van Wijngaarden
Health and life sciences Tom van Wijngaarden
Health and life sciences Eline van Nimwegen
Insurance Matthijs Bolkenstein
Intellectual property Titia Deurvorst
International arbitration
Litigation and dispute management
Private equity Rob Faasen
Real estate Paul Goedvolk
Restructuring and insolvency Miriam van Ee
Photo Name Position Profile
 Laila Akkouh  photo Laila Akkouh Associate
 Manish Bahl  photo Manish Bahl Partner
 Tessa Bender  photo Tessa Bender Associate
 Wijnand Blom  photo Wijnand Blom Partner
 Matthijs Bolkenstein  photo Matthijs Bolkenstein Partner
Mr Michel Chatelin photo Mr Michel Chatelin Partner
 Kathinka Driessen  photo Kathinka Driessen Associate
 Wouter Folkers  photo Wouter Folkers Associate
 Steven Geerlings  photo Steven Geerlings Of Counsel
 Paul Goedvolk  photo Paul Goedvolk Managing Partner
 Lourens-Jan Heijmans  photo Lourens-Jan Heijmans Senior Associate
 Jan Horst, ter  photo Jan Horst, ter Partner
 Lesley Koopmans  photo Lesley Koopmans Associate
 Jurjen Korte, de  photo Jurjen Korte, de Partner
 Youssef Rasnabe  photo Youssef Rasnabe Associate
 Annette Relou  photo Annette Relou Associate
 Casper Rooijakkers  photo Casper Rooijakkers Associate
 Andrea Sindova  photo Andrea Sindova Associate
 Jonathan Talacko  photo Jonathan Talacko Associate
 Koen Weers, de  photo Koen Weers, de Associate
 Tom Wijngaarden, van  photo Tom Wijngaarden, van Partner
 Geert Wilts  photo Geert Wilts Associate
Number of lawyers : 3,000+
in this country : 55
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Contact : Thera Adam
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Eversheds Sutherland berät Reconomy bei Übernahme der deutschen Noventiz-Grupp

München, 10. Dezember 2020 - Die globale Wirtschaftskanzlei Eversheds Sutherland hat Reconomy, den führende Anbieter von Entsorgungs- und Rücknahmelösungen in Großbritannien, bei der Übernahme des deutschen Entsorgungsfachbetriebs Noventiz beraten. Verkäufer ist das deutsche PE-Haus SEAFORT Advisors.