Vincent Vroom
Partner - Attorney at law

Vincent Vroom

Vincent Vroom, attorney at law, specialises in restructuring and insolvency matters. He handles a range of issues in restructuring cases whether they arise within the courtroom or outside.

About Vincent Vroom

Vincent often works on complex matters in international settings and has worked on ground breaking cases where Dutch entities were involved in US chapter 11 proceedings, schemes of arrangement and other foreign restructuring and insolvency proceedings (including Brazilian RJ proceedings). Vincent also gained broad experience in financing transactions. He headed the London office of Loyens & Loeff from 2014 until 2018. His clients include investors, debtors and financial institutions. Vincent regularly contributes to both Dutch and international publications.

Recent matters that Vincent worked on include:

  • Representing a security agent in summary proceedings before the Netherlands Commercial Court in a dispute about the transfer of (pledged) shares in a large internationally operating shipbuilder.
  • Advising the Dutch headquartered syncreon Group in its debt restructuring.
  • Advising the Oi Telecom Group in its debt restructuring.
  • Advising a group of bondholders on the Dutch law aspect of the restructuring of the Steinhoff Group.

What others say about Vincent

Legal 500: "Vincent Vroom gives measured advice in a practical and balanced way. His calm demeanour cools the hottest of situations in meetings." (2020)

Chambers Europe: Vincent Vroom enters the rankings owing to praise for his strong restructuring practice and experience acting on behalf of both creditors and debtors."Vroom is a very cool, calm, and collected individual," reports an impressed client, who adds: "He's very measured and reassuring when giving advice". (2020)

Legal 500: "Following a period in the London office, Vincent Vroom now heads the Dutch practice and is recommended for 'his unlimited knowledge and being one of the best in the field of bankruptcy' and 'a great creative thinker'." (2019)

Memberships

  • Dutch Bar Association
  • International Bar Association
  • INSOL International
  • INSOLAD

Qualifications

  • Fellow of International Association of Insolvency Practitioners, INSOL International
  • Post-graduate specialisation Insolvency law, INSOLAD/Grotius Academy, 2010 (with honours)
  • Post-graduate specialisation Financiering & Zekerheden, Grotius Academy, 2009 (with honours)
  • Dutch law, University of Amsterdam, 2000
  • Economics (International Financial Economics), University of Amsterdam, 1999

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English

 

T: +31 20 578 59 84
M: +31 6 51 26 63 19
E: vincent.vroom@loyensloeff.com