Education & Admissions

  • Leyden University School of Law (Leyden, the Netherlands), LL.B (1983)
  • Columbia Law School, LLM (1984)
  • Cardozo Law School, J.D. (1993)
  • New York


  • LawPact, Director
  • European American Chamber of Commerce, Member
  • Netherland-America Foundation, Member
  • Netherland Club, Member


"U.S. Inbound M&A and Investment Transactions May Be Subject to CFIUS Review"

Foreign companies and investors who are acquiring or investing in a U.S. company should consider whether their U.S. inbound transaction…

"Expanding Your Business To The U.S.: Should You Form A U.S. Legal Entity?"

In my practice as a corporate lawyer in New York, I represent many European and other foreign companies and entrepreneurs…

"Choice of US Entity for Foreign Companies"

Foreign companies (“FC”) wishing to establish a US entity to expand their business activities in the US will need to consider whether to form a corporation (Inc.) or a limited liability company (LLC).  Likewise, an FC which wants to invest in an Inc. or an LLC will need to be familiar with certain tax and non-tax aspects of an Inc. and an LLC...