VESPER Advocaten welcomes Marieke van der Holst as partner


1 March 2020 | VESPER Advocaten strengthens its position in the M&A sector with the arrival of new partner Marieke van der Holst

We are pleased to announce that Marieke van der Holst (34) has joined VESPER Advocaten as a partner on 1 March 2020.

Marieke is an expert in the field of mergers and acquisitions, private equity, joint ventures and corporate and contract law. She advises companies and (PE) investors on share transactions, assets / liabilities transactions, joint ventures, participation plans and related corporate law aspects. She guides both international and national transactions.

Marieke started her career at Allen & Overy where she worked as an M&A lawyer for 9 years and then worked at CorporateWise.

Marieke about her partnership: “VESPER Advocaten is an office with a strong network and an impressive track record in the areas of venture capital, employee participation, M&A, labor law, remuneration policy and financial supervision. VESPER Advocaten stands for knowledge specialization, focus and innovation. I share this vision and my expertise fits in seamlessly with the expertise of the 5 other partners of VESPER Advocaten. I am really looking forward to jointly expanding the practice. ”

Constant van Tuyll (partner at VESPER Advocaten) about the arrival of Marieke: “The arrival of Marieke means a clear strengthening of our position in the market. She is pragmatic, driven and brings appealing customers, whom we can excellently serve with our specific profile. There is also a good click on a personal level, and we look forward to working with Marieke.

About VESPER Advocaten:

VESPER Advocaten is a specialist-only boutique law firm and has more than 60 years of combined experience in corporate law, financial (procedural) law, financial supervisory law and employment law, obtained at (international) top offices and in the financial sector. The office consists of Arthur Knipping, Jelmer Kruijt, Vincent Wismans, Patrick Munk, Constant van Tuyll and Marieke van der Holst. VESPER Advocaten stands out for its forward-looking approach in finding solutions, a “can-do” attitude and a strong focus on service. VESPER Attorneys provides value-added legal services at top level, while maintaining its fees at a competitive level.

The firm’s clients include investment funds, VCs, portfolio entities, asset managers, banks, insurers, FinTechs, listed funds and companies, wealthy individuals and innovative (emerging) companies (start-up / scale-ups).