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Niels de Ru

Partner

Amsterdam

de Ru Niels
Niels de Ru

Partner

Amsterdam

Niels heads the Banking department in Amsterdam.

Niels specialises in banking and finance law. He advises on syndicated lending, leveraged finance, trade and commodity finance, asset finance, structured finance and export finance. Niels has worked on a variety of tax-structured repo transactions and innovative synthetic securitisation transactions. He advises both banks and borrowers in domestic and cross-border transactions. Niels spent a year in Allen & Overy LLP's London Office (2004-2005), with the Securitisation and Derivatives & Structured Finance teams and in 2002 was seconded to ING Bank's structured finance department.

News & insights

Allen & Overy assists Eurofins in recent equity and debt capital market transactions

News: 22 MAY 2020

A&O assists Eurofins in recent equity and debt capital market transactions

Allen & Overy has advised Eurofins Scientific (Eurofins) on a successful fundraising through the issuance of new shares and a bond issuance. 

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Allen & Overy acting as global legal adviser to the French state on its Covid-19 financial support package to strategic companies

News: 22 MAY 2020

A&O advising the French state on its Covid-19 financial support package to strategic companies

Allen & Overy has been appointed as the global legal adviser to the French state as it implements exceptional measures aimed at supporting strategic companies in the country through the Covid-19…

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View of cargo containers at harbour

News: 19 MARCH 2020

A&O wins Best Trade Finance Law Firm

Allen & Overy has been awarded Best Trade Finance Law Firm at the 2020 Trade Finance Global Awards. Selected by an independent external steering committee, A&O was recognised for being one of the few…

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Publications: 24 JUNE 2018

Sustainable lending: a new shade of green

​Sustainable finance is​ a rapidly developing market.  Until recently the market for sustainable finance was made up primarily of bonds (and, to a lesser extent, term loans) funding "green" projects.…

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Office

Amsterdam

Allen & Overy LLP
Apollolaan 15
1077 AB Amsterdam

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as advocaat, Netherlands, 1999

Exempt european lawyer, England and Wales, 2010

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

Academic

Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, 1998

Published work

  • De Ru. N, (2008) "Covered Bonds: voorgestelde regelgeving 'uncovered'", Tijdschrift voor financieel recht