Wijn & Stael

Dispute Resolution Department

Netherlands
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What the team is known for Strong practice assisting Dutch clients with shareholder disputes and bankruptcy litigation. Also advises claimants on class actions relating to securities and mismanagement claims. Clients include substantial financial institutions and institutional investors. Additionally offers expertise representing clients in cassation proceedings at the Supreme Court.

Strengths Clients describe the team as "a dedicated boutique firm for group actions" and add that the lawyers "really work with the clients and pay attention to their needs."

Work highlights Represented Deminor in a damages claim following the losses suffered by Fortis shareholders.

Notable practitioners

One client describes Koen Rutten as "a real pleasure to work with," highlighting his experience and "very good strategic insight." He frequently represents claimants in complex class action litigation concerning shareholder losses.

Thijs van Zanten 's practice focuses on Supreme Court litigation, representing clients in files relating to insolvency proceedings. Interviewees describe him as "very well known and well reputed" and highlight his "good niche for Supreme Court insolvency proceedings."