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Katinka Middelkoop



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Katinka Middelkoop



Katinka is experienced in a wide range of corporate transactions, including buyer side acquisitions, seller side divestments (and auctions), strategic combinations and corporate advice on restructuring transactions.

Katinka specialises in advising international corporates and financial institutions on cross-border transactions involving Europe, Asia and the US. Katinka has previously also worked as a US lawyer in our New York office for more than five years.

According to impressed clients, she “has high availability, gets the work done in a highly efficient manner and puts the client's interest first” (Chambers Global 2018 – Corporate/M&A).

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Corporate and M&A




Private Equity



Apollolaan 15
1077 AB Amsterdam

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Admitted: Bar of the Netherlands, 2000

Admitted: Bar of the State of New York, 2009

Listed in the register of legal practice areas of the Dutch Bar Association for Ondernemingsrecht


Master of Law (Civil Law & Corporate Law), Leiden University, 2000

Elsevier Postgraduate Studies M&A, 2005

Published work

  • 'Due diligence rapporten: plicht tot overleggen?' (Due diligence reports: duty to submit?), Vennootschap & Onderneming, November 2005.
  • 'Twee uitspraken over de ontvankelijkheid van een vordering tot een vergoeding naar billijkheid ondanks een reeds toegekende vergoeding wegens ontbinding arbeidsovereenkomst op grond van artikel 7:685 BW' (Note to two court rulings about formal rules of proceedings), Tijdschrift Ondernemingsrecht 10, November 2002.
  • 'Van de werkgever en de collega's van de arbeidsongeschikte werknemer mag in redelijke mate worden gevergd dat zij de arbeidsongeschikte werknemer in staat stellen passende arbeid te verrichten, (…)' (Note to court ruling about duties of employer and employees to assist a disabled employee), Tijdschrift Ondernemingsrecht 3, August 2002.
  • 'Twee uitspraken over de arbeidsongeschikte directeur en de betekenis van de raadgevende stem van artikel 2:227.4 BW' (Note to two court rulings about a disabled managing director), Tijdschrift Ondernemingsrecht 16, December 2000.