The do’s and don’ts from law and experience.
Our restructuring & insolvency team holds a great number of specialists on restructuring, financing, refinancing, insolvency, liability working closely together with our other practice groups such as tax, employment & benefits and M&A. Our broad experience, domestic and abroad, makes us a favoured partner for complex and sensitive cases.
Experienced and engaged
Working with and thus knowing the dynamics on all sides we provide realistic, smart advice for all involved with bankruptcy. We advise retail companies such as Mexx and V&D, healthcare organisations, creditors with inventory claims as well as directors of bankrupt companies. We also assist acquisition candidates with restarts and executives with liability claims.
We apply our experience and insight on rescue operations as well. With sincere engagement and a thorough understanding of the situation, the market and all influential to make or break a turnaround. Financial distress, creditors pressing for payment, nervous employees - we know the do’s and don’ts.
We advise domestic and international entrepreneurs, executives, commissioners, shareholders, works councils and investors on:
Laurens Prickartz, senior associate at Buren, has been appointed as trustee in the bankruptcy of
Mr. Peter C. Rijken, lawyer at Buren, was appointed by the court of The Hague as trustee of Haaglanden clinic (Dutch Centre for Plastic Surgery). Nederlands Centrum Voor Plastische Chirurgie
Mr. Martijn Vermeeren, lawyer at Buren, was appointed by the court of The Hague as one of the trustees of the Etam Group. Etam Groep Holding B.V. in Zoetermeer (Zuid-Holland) was declared
Please find enclosed the Inside Story Ruud Brunninkhuis has written for INSOL Europe on the insolvency of Dutch retail chain Miss Etam. Martijn Vermeeren was appointed as one of the trustees
Ruud Brunninkhuis, attorney-at-law and IP at Buren, has published a country report on The Netherlands in Eurofenix, the journal of INSOL Europe. The country report describes the legislative proposal Continuity of Enterprises Act I.
The Dutch legislator provides a statutory footing to the practice of pre-packs (also known as “silent administration”) in The Netherlands. On 21 June 2016 the Dutch Lower House has adopted the legislative proposal Continuity of Enterprises