Legal entrepreneurs in a cross border business


Ambitious, accessible and to the point.


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BWK Partners is a corporate law firm in Amsterdam, that specializes in corporate law and M&A, private equity, cross border trade and employment law. Our legal & tax specialists combine a high work standard with the personal commitment of a trusted advisor. Ambitious, accessible and to the point.

  • The rules for a reversed listing in the Netherlands will become more stringent. On 4 December 2017, Euronext Amsterdam released a notice to this effect. In the event of a reversed listing, an Information Memorandum will need to be published that should largely include the...
  • On 10 October 2017, the newly formed government of the Netherlands presented the so-called Coalition Agreement 2017. Following the Dutch elections, the Coalition Agreement is an arrangement between the coalition parties on new plans, reforms and budgets. A Coalition Agreement only entails proposals on headlines...
  • On 15 June 2017, the financial closing took place for the development and construction of a new biogas plant in Oude-Tonge in the Netherlands. The project investment is approximately EUR 8.5 million. The project is located in Oude-Tonge in the province of South Holland in...
  • On 1 April 2017, corporate attorney at law Thomas Schutte has joined BWK Partners Attorneys in Amsterdam. Thomas is a member of the corporate team at BWK Partners Attorneys. His focus areas are M&A, corporate and commercial contracting and litigation. For more information, please see this link.
  • Amsetrdam, 12 April 2017. BWK Partners Attorneys will broaden its support of Enactus by entering into a partnership with the national organization, Enactus Netherlands. Part of that partnership includes legal support from BWK Partners for Enactus Netherlands. This is in addition to BWK´s support of...
  • In March 2017, 216 Accountants has closed its first acquisition by acquiring Ceifer Accountants and Tax Advisors. Ceifer is specialized in business services and accountancy for the medical practice. 216 Accountants comprises the former SME business of KPMG in the Netherlands.   A leading Dutch ICT company acquired KPMG SME...
  • In a ruling of 30 January 2017, the Rotterdam District Court confirms the liability of a private equity firm for anticompetitive conduct by one of its portfolio companies.   On 30 January 2017, the administrative division of the Rotterdam district court upheld a decision by...

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The specialists of BWK Partners in Law



Tendering processes are costly and time-consuming. Moreover, there is the risk that the contract will not be awarded. BWK Partners aims to save time and costs and to increase the chances of the contract being awarded. More >>

Employment & employee benefits

BWK Partners is specialised in the field of employment law and employee benefits. With a broadly-based labour law practice, we support employers, directors, employees and works councils. More >>

Banking, finance & capital markets

BWK Partners has broad experience in setting up and negotiating complex (secured) financing documents. More >>

Commercial contracting

BWK Partners is specialised in advising on and drafting (custom) contracts. Common contract forms include distribution, licensing, agency and franchise contracts amongst others. More >>

Corporate, M&A

BWK Partners has a solid corporate transactions practice with a strong track record. We assist with mergers, acquisitions, investments, reorganisations and joint ventures. More >>

Corporate litigation

Corporate litigation is an important means of solving conflicts in and around the company. BWK Partners has full mastery of this specialism. More >>

Energy & Clean-tech

BWK Partners is specialised in the legal aspects of clean tech, in other words, sustainable technological energy solutions. More >>

Restructuring & insolvency

BWK Partners advises national and international companies in distress in the fields of bankruptcy laws, reorganisations, liquidations, restructuring and director liability. More >>

Information & communication technology (ICT)

ICT is an essential means of production in commercial and professional markets. BWK Partners advises on and drafts contracts relating to various matters in this domain. More >>

Legal opinions

BWK Partners recognises the importance of fast and efficient provision of legal opinions, and we are distinguished by a clear end-product here. More >>

Litigation, arbitration & mediation

We act in regular proceedings , interim injunction proceedings, arbitration proceedings, expert proceedings, mediation and administrative objection and appeal proceedings. More >>


BWK Partners provides fiscal advice in relation to transactions, reorganisations and the design of corporate structures and companies. More >>

Real Estate

BWK Partners is specialised in the fields of property / portfolio sale and purchasing transactions, due diligence and drafting financing documents. More >>

Enterprise structures & corporate governance

BWK Partners is specialised in the incorporation and governance of companies and (international) enterprise structures. More >>