What the team is known for
DLA Piper's Dutch practice is highly valued for its global offering, attracting national and international clients which call on the firm to advise on cross-border matters. The team in Amsterdam coordinates with other offices across its vast network, joining forces with experts in each market to deliver solid local law advice across a range of jurisdictions. It is well equipped to lead cross-border work and adopts a regular role in advising international clients on inbound transactions, having established a strong presence in the market.
It is recognised for its ability to execute mid-market corporate transactions, particularly in a cross-border context, and works regularly on transactions in the media, technology and insurance sectors. The team is also well regarded for its expertise in tax and employment, which is frequently utilised in cross-jurisdictional mandates, as well as serving clients on litigation and intellectual property-related transactions.
The team offers an equally strong finance practice, with particular appeal for its banking and restructuring capabilities. The team has a solid following from private equity firms, multinational banks and other international entities within the financial services space.
A client states: "One key project covered multiple jurisdictions, and DLA Piper Nederland did an incredible job managing complex technical issues, coordination of various teams globally and work with other external advisers."