Alex Westerman > Greenberg Traurig LLP > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Greenberg Traurig LLP
HIRSCHBUILDING
LEIDSEPLEIN 29 1017 PS
AMSTERDAM
75306
Netherlands
Alex Westerman photo

Work Department

Tax

Position

Shareholder

Career

Alex Westerman focuses his practice on the area of international tax. He has deep experience and an education in different aspects of international taxation, including tax planning, mergers & acquisitions, tax accounting & reporting, personal income tax, VAT and transfer pricing, including experience in tax aligned supply chain. He is the first point of contact of several international operating oil & gas, consumer business and IP/software companies. Also, he has wide-ranging experience advising different sorts of funds (including investment funds and private equity funds) on their Dutch and international tax position. Most of Alex’s clients have large Dutch based operations and are part of international operating companies with head offices in Europe (50 percent) and the United States (50 widely). He is widely recognized for his work synchronizing financial/audit and tax issues.

Concentrations
International corporate tax planning
Mergers and acquisitions
International group reorganizations
Structuring (Tax aspects of domestic and international projects)
Business integration

Capabilities
Tax Tax & Business Group Cross-Border Tax Planning

Admitted to Practice
Netherlands

Languages

Dutch, Native
English, Fluent
German, Conversational
French, Conversational

Memberships

  • Member of the NOB

Education

  • Fiscal Law, Faculty of Law, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Tax

The key contacts at Greenberg Traurig LLP are managing partner Thomas van der Vliet, Alex Westerman and Reinier van de Steenoven. The practice is experienced in corporate tax and tax advice related to M&A deals. Other areas of focus include tax litigation, VAT and customs matters, the structuring of investments and funds, transfer pricing and real estate transactions.