Legal 500 2021: Again praise for Stek
Clients and peers are full of praise for Stek in the 2021 edition of the prestigious legal directory Legal 500. Stek has again been ranked for all its practice areas and a large number of its lawyers are listed in this directory. There are listings for:
- Banking & finance: Borrower side: Maarten van de Graaf, Frans Haak, Sharon Kaufmann, Herman Wamelink;
- Banking & finance: Lender or arranger side: Maarten van de Graaf, Frans Haak, Sharon Kaufmann, Herman Wamelink;
- Commercial, corporate and M&A: Eelco Bijkerk, Dierik Cras, Maarten van der Graaf;
- Dispute resolution: commercial litigation: Jan Bart van de Hel, Gerben Smit, Max Hetterscheidt, Tanja Schasfoort, Simon Boersen;
- Energy: regulatory: Jan Erik Janssen: He is singled out as a “Leading individual” in this category;
- Energy: transactional: Reijnoud Homveld, Jeroen Timmermans, Herman Wamelink, Sharon Kaufmann, Claudia Beele;
- EU and competition: Berend Reuder: “Next Generation Partner” in this category, Ruben Elkerbout, Jan Erik Janssen, Mattijs Baneke;
- Private equity: Eelco Bijkerk, Ruben Tros, Maarten van der Graaf;
- Project Finance and PFI: Herman Wamelink, Sharon Kaufmann, Reijnoud Homveld, Katinka van den Brink;
- Transport: Aviation: Jeroen Timmermans.
Stek is described by clients as follows:
- “They always deliver excellent work on time, even in a last-minute situation”;
- ‘Well understanding of the position of the bank during negotiation processes”;
- “Dedicated lawyers who are absolutely committed to get the best deal for their clients”;
- “Stek is really an upcoming boutique law firm. They have great litigators”;
- “The team is young, talented and on top of their game. Stek is about value for money. They understand client needs and are able to deliver at lower costs”;
- “The Stek team is very pleasant to work with and proves to be a good sparring partner for us as M&A advisers in all deals we work on with them. Good quality of work, proactive, strong partner in negotiations”.
Click here for the rankings of Stek in the 2021 edition of the Legal 500. We again thank our clients and peers for their warm words.