Job van Hooff

I am Job van Hooff
Insolvency and Restructuring specialist
Corporate Restructuring specialist
Litigation and Dispute Resolution specialist

Job van Hooff

In addition to his responsibilities as board member of Stibbe’s Amsterdam office, Job co-heads the restructuring practice.

He acts on cross-border financial restructuring, including through English schemes of arrangements, and distressed transactions for a range of high profile borrowers and lenders. Job also represents clients in litigation relating to bankruptcy or insolvency and he is regularly appointed by the court as an administrator and bankruptcy trustee. In each case, he works closely with his clients guiding them through any complexities.

He regularly teaches and publishes on subjects of restructuring, liability and bankruptcy law.

Job has a master’s in law from Tilburg University.

  • Languages: Dutch, English, French, German
  • Admitted to the Amsterdam Bar: 2004

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