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Rien Hoogendoorn

 Insolvency / Corporate

Rien has more than ten years of experience as a lawyer in insolvency law and corporate law. He acts for (international) clients and is also appointed by the court as administrator and trustee. Clients describe his approach as no-nonsense, thorough and tenacious. Rien goes the extra mile for the interests entrusted to him, always remaining solution-oriented. From his economic background he not only has an eye for the legal side of issues, but also for the economic side.

Areas of expertise

Insolvency Law

  • acting as an administrator in moratoriums and as a receiver in bankruptcy cases, when appointed by the court
  • advising about restarts
  • advising on (financial) restructuring
  • advising companies in distress, or at the request of the board and/or shareholders and/or financiers
  • financing and securities advice
  • advising board members and/or shareholders in liability matters


Corporate Law

  • takeovers, e.g. share transactions and transactions involving assets and liabilities
  • advice on entering into and terminating various forms of cooperation (e.g. shareholder agreements and joint ventures)
  • litigation and litigation advice in the event of disputes between stakeholders of companies
  • drafting of and advising on commercial contracts
  • litigation and litigation advice in liability matters


Register of legal practice areas

Rien has registered the following principal (and secondary) legal practice areas in the Netherlands Bar’s register of legal practice areas (rechtsgebiedenregister):

  • insolvency law

Pursuant to this registration, Rien is required to obtain ten training credits per calendar year in each registered principal legal practice area in accordance with the standards set by the Netherlands Bar (Nederlandse orde van advocaten).


  • Business Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam (2008)
  • Dutch Law, Erasmus University Rotterdam (2010)
  • Insolad/Grotius specialist training Insolvency Law
  • Insolad/EUR specialist training in Financial Economics for Receivers