Frédérique is a member of the financial markets group in Amsterdam specialising in bank lending transactions. Her practice includes real estate financing, syndicated lending, project finance and acquisition finance transactions. In particular, she has advised on large scale corporate financings in the Dutch debt market and some of the major project financing deals in the Netherlands (in particular in the renewable energy sector) including multi-sourced financings. She has acted for banks and borrowers on both domestic and cross-border deals.
- Recent Work
- acting as legal counsel to the lenders of export credit agencies and a multilateral organizations, advising on the financing of the construction of one of the largest offshore windparks in the Netherlands
- advising numerous large Dutch corporations on their general financing and acquisition needs
- advising a large multilateral organisation on its financings to various Dutch and international corporates
- advising a leading European specialist bank for a number of real estate acquisition financings in the Dutch market.
Frédérique joined the Simmons & Simmons Amsterdam office as a counsel in February 2017. She was previously with a leading international law firm in Amsterdam where she gained over 16 years of experience in banking and finance transactions. She also spent six months on secondment with the loan syndications team at a major international bank based in The Netherlands.
Frédérique is admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales and speaks fluent Italian, English and Dutch.