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Annelies heads the Corporate Department in Amsterdam. She has a wide range of corporate finance experience, including mergers and acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures and public takeovers. She also has particular expertise in the area of initial public offerings and other equity issues.
She advises companies in M&A transactions, including private equity providers such as Bencis Capital Partners and Nederlandse Gasunie, FOX International Channels, Heerema, Liberty Global, Tetra Laval and USG People.
The 2012 edition of Chambers Europe describes Annelies as follows: “Annelies van der Pauw heads the firm’s corporate practice, and has built a considerable track record in private equity transactions” and
“Annelies van der Pauw is praised for her work in public takeovers and joint ventures.”
The 2013 edition of Chambers Europe describes Annelies as follows: Sources say of corporate head Annelies van der Pauw: “She’s targeted – she doesn’t waste time on needless debate but focuses on achieving our objectives.”
The 2013 edition of Legal 500 EMEA describes Annelies as follows: “Annelies van der Pauw has ‘remarkable negotiation skills’.”
Annelies was named dealmaker of the week (January, 2014) by the American Lawyer for her work on Liberty Global’s takeover of Ziggo.
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Allen & Overy’s Amsterdam office, is known for its individual experts and their ability to join forces, across practice areas and borders, to get deals done and to find solutions in highly complex cases.
We believe that clients today are looking for a legal adviser who is also a long-term business partner. In today’s world, legal risk management is an integral part of running a business, going well beyond transactions and disputes. We use our knowledge and experience to help our clients mitigate risks and navigate the pitfalls, on deal and off deal.
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