Ms Angelina Bakker > Dentons > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
GUSTAV MAHLERPLEIN 2
1082 MA
Netherlands

Work Department

Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy

Position

Senior Associate

Career

Angelina Bakker is senior associate at Dentons specializing in insolvency law and corporate litigation.

Angelina advises on restructurings, (establishment and enforcement of) security interests, insolvency, restarts, as well as directors’ and officers’ liability. She is regularly appointed as a trustee in bankruptcies in the Amsterdam region. Furthermore, Angelina represents national and international organizations in trade and other disputes.

Experience

  • Unseen Amsterdam: Acting as bankruptcy trustee for the reputed photo art fair Unseen Amsterdam
  • L.K. Bennett Holland: Acting as bankruptcy trustee for the Dutch branch of the luxury brand founded by Linda Bennett.
  • Jobbird.com: Acting as bankruptcy trustee for one of the largest online job banks in the Netherlands.
  • OSX Leasing Group and OSX3 Leasing: Acting as administrator for several Dutch companies in the group. The group was active in the production of ships and oil platforms for offshore oil extraction, particularly in Latin America. In addition, the group leased ships, oil platforms and other works to customers. The burden of debt amounts to well more than €2 billion.
  • The Gores Group: Advising US private equity firm—shareholder and the most important financier of international fashion retail chain Mexx—as lead counsel in relation to the bankruptcy of Mexx.
  • Estro: Acting as bankruptcy trustee for the largest child care organization in the Netherlands with approximately 3600 employees and €180 million turnover just prior to its insolvency. The organization was acquired by private equity house Providence in 2010 for a purchase price in excess of €500 million.

Insights

  • Explanatory note on a ruling of the Dutch Supreme Court, Jurisprudentie Onderneming en Recht, JOR 2021/75, March 2021
  • Co-author of the 2020 Yearbook of “INSOLAD” (Dutch Association for Insolvency Law Advocates), Alphen a/d Rijn: Wolters Kluwer, 2020
  • Explanatory note on ‘s-Hertogenbosch Court of Appeal, Jurisprudentie Onderneming en Recht, JOR 2019/265, no. 11, November 2019
  • Explanatory note on a ruling of the Amsterdam Court of Appeal, Jurisprudentie Onderneming & Recht, JOR 2017/134, May 25, 2017 
  • Explanatory note on a ruling of the Amsterdam Court of Appeal (Enterprise Chamber), Jurisprudentie Onderneming & Recht, JOR 2016/192, July 21, 2016
  • Explanatory note on a ruling of the Arnhem-Leeuwarden Court of Appeal, Jurisprudentie Onderneming & Recht, JOR 2016/172, June 9, 2016
  • “De totstandkoming van de ‘Praktijkregels beoogd curator’ nader beschouwd”, Financiering, Zekerheden en Insolventiepraktijk, FIP 2015, no. 7, November 18, 2015
  • Explanatory note on a ruling of the Arnhem-Leeuwarden Court of Appeal, Jurisprudentie Onderneming & Recht, JOR 2015/186, June 1, 2015
  • Co-author, “Niederlande: Stille Verwalter und Pre-Pack nach niederländischem Recht“, Mitteilungsblatt DAV Internationaler Rechtsverkehr, May 2015
  • Explanatory note on a ruling of the The Hague Court of Appeal, Jurisprudentie Onderneming & Recht, JOR 2015/50, February 5, 2015
  • Explanatory note on a ruling of the Dutch Supreme Court, Jurisprudentie Onderneming & Recht, JOR 2014/152, May 1, 2014
  • Co-author, “Appelleren en failleren”, Financiering, Zekerheden en Insolventiepraktijk, FIP 2012, no. 8, December 14, 2014

Activities and Affiliations

Angelina Bakker has registered the following principal and secondary legal practice areas in the Dutch Bar’s register of legal practice areas:

  • Insolvency Law

Based on this registration, she is required to obtain ten training credits per calendar year in each registered principal legal practice area in accordance with the standards set by the Netherlands Bar.

Prior and Present Employment

  • Senior Associate, Dentons (formerly Boekel) 2015-present 
  • Associate, Boekel, 2008-2015

Languages

Dutch, English

Memberships

  • Member, Insol Europe 
  • Member, Vereniging Corporate Litigation (Dutch Association for Corporate Litigation Advocates).
  • Member, Vereniging Insolventierecht Advocaten “INSOLAD” (Dutch Association for Insolvency Law Advocates)

Education

Grotius Academy, 2018, INSOLAD specialist course Business Administration

Grotius Academy, 2015, INSOLAD specialist course insolvency law

2011, Post-graduate vocational training legal profession (Beroepsopleiding Advocatuur)

The Law Firm School, 2009

University of Amsterdam, 2006, LL.M.