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Ploum ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners

30 April 2015
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Last April Legal 500 Europe and Chambers and Partners published the rankings for 2015.

Legal 500

Last April Legal 500 Europe published the rankings for 2015. View our rankings below or view our profile at Legal500.com.

  • Corporate and M&A, tier 5
    ‘No-nonsense law firm’ Ploum is instructed by buyers and sellers, with several recent transactions occurring in the utility, logistics and transport sectors. Stan Commissaris and Nick Hessels co-lead the team, in which Stephan Sluijters and Tom Ensink are also recommended.
  • Environment and planning, tier 2
    Ploum routinely advises Shell on its needs. Maayke Maas-Cooymans heads the practice.
  • Fraud and white-collar crime, tier 2
    At Ploum, highly recommended practice head Marike Bakker has experience in high-profile fraud and bribery investigations; she and  Maayke Maas-Cooymans also advise on sanctions and environmental law.
  • Intellectual property, tier 3
    Willem Leppink heads Ploum’s ‘very practical’ team, which is handling the organisation and co-ordination of SanDisk’s border detention and anti-counterfeiting scheme. Other clients include Honda and Harley-Davidson.
  • Restructuring and insolvency, tier 2
    Rotterdam-based Ploum recently acted for Propertize during the restructuring of Fortress, advice which was led by department head Jeroen Princen. The firm also represents Bankruptcy Global PVQ Netherlands.

Furthermore, Employment, Energy and Insurance are mentioned as ‘other recommended firms’.

Chambers 2015

Last April Chambers and Partners published the rankings for Europe 2015.

  • Energy & Natural Resources: Transactional, band 4
  • Insurance, band 4
  • Intellectual Property: General – Mostly Trade Mark/Copyright, band 5

Our ranked lawyers are:

“The team is well connected to the Rotterdam business community.”
– Energy & Natural Resources

“The team is very fast and pragmatic and provides hands-on advice.”
– Intellectual Property

View the complete ranking of Ploum.