Our clients know our firm’s Corporate and M&A practice as an ambitious and seasoned team of specialists who advise on a wide range of corporate matters and transactional projects. We are the leading law firm in the Dutch Caribbean for mergers & acquisitions and restructurings.
Our strong sector knowledge, expertise and comprehensive service, combined with our presence throughout the region, enable us to assist local and international corporations and financial institutions with a wide range of strategic combinations and corporate investments.
Our Corporate and M&A team advises on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, commercial partnerships, privatizations, auctions, capital markets transactions, restructurings, buy-outs, divestments and other corporate matters. We help our clients navigate deal structuring, regulatory hurdles, negotiation and anything else that comes up in an M&A context. We are dedicated to create value for our clients, help them achieve their business objectives and ensure that even the most complex cross-border deals succeed.
In M&A projects and restructurings, collaboration with other disciplines is essential. Our Corporate and M&A lawyers interact closely with our firm’s other specialists, allowing us to cover the full spectrum of legal business needs and ensure a level of service and quality of advice that is unique in the region.
Danilo Narvaez joined VANEPS as an entry level associate in September 2018. He works at the Corporate & Banking and Commercial & Litigation section of our firm.
Diek fabius is an expert in the area of corporate law and is particularly engaged in transactions, on- and offshore commercial contracts and the DCSX listings. Diek has been working as a counsel at VANEPS on Curacao since April 2019.
Focco Lunsingh Scheurleer
Focco Lunsingh Scheurleer has over twenty-five years of experience as an attorney-at-law and advises both lenders and investors on a broad spectrum of matters in the area of banking, finance and business law.
Inge van Hees-Wolswijk
Inge van Hees-Wolswijk is specialized in business and financial law. She advises clients, including financial institutions and insurance corporations, on, inter alia, credit facilities, collateral documentation and financial regulatory matters.
Marc Dekker joined VANEPS on Curacao as an associate in February 2021.
Matthijs van Beusekom
Matthijs van Beusekom specializes in corporate transactions on the various corporate issues that arise in M&A transactions.
Whenever I’m working on a case, I am genuinely interested in my clients and their affairs. For me, this is what makes being a lawyer so interesting. When working as a lawyer in the Caribbean, you can actually see the results of your work. One day you’re drafting documents for the financing of a new hotel and a few months later, you drive by the building site of that same hotel every day on your way to the office.
Myrthe Franken started at VANEPS on Aruba as a junior associate in October 2019. She works at the Corporate & Banking section of our firm.
Randolph van Eps
Randolph van Eps has broad experience as an attorney-at-law with an emphasis on business law and business dispute resolution. He is also one of the driving forces of our Suriname desk.
Ruthnialys Mogen is a critical thinker who approaches challenging legal issues diligently. She specializes in privacy and intellectual property and works at the Corporate & Banking section of our firm on Curacao.
Tjarda is an expert in corporate law and the head of our M&A team. He specializes in mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures and restructurings.