In 2018, international legal guides Chambers and Legal 500 ranked various practice groups of Wijn & Stael Advocaten. Below an overview of both, the team and individual rankings. Also we have included the feedback our clients provided Chambers and Legal 500 with.

Particularly renowned for its strong experience and capabilities in bankruptcy law, regularly acting as administrators or trustees in major insolvency cases. Also recognised for its work on restructuring matters and its niche experience of cases in the retail sector. Assists lenders and debtors with enforcement of security, business recovery and financing issues. Chambers, 2018 - Restructuring & Insolvency en Restructuring & Insolvency: Administration

Client feedback: 'They've seen it all and that helps you to make decisions; in addition they really understood the business and they knew how to go for solutions.' 'The knowledge is at a high level and that's important to start with, but they also can bring parties together.'

Koen Rutten is ranked as Up and Coming. Chambers, 2018 - Dispute Resolution

Client feedback: 'effective and proactive throughout the entire process.' 'understands the commercial background of a case.'

Noor Zetteler is ranked as notable practitioner. Chambers 2018 - Restructuring/Insolvency: administration & Restructuring/Insolvency

Client feedback: 'Her knowledge is on a high level, she knows what's reachable and she lets you know when things aren't possible, which is very important. She's a straight talker and she's down-to-earth.'

Willem Jan van Andel is ranked as notable practitioner. Chambers 2018 - Restructuring/Insolvency: administration & Restructuring/Insolvency

Client feedback: 'A super expert, very smart and a leading lawyer in the country in this field.' 'he's practical, pragmatic, direct and he approaches cases looking for solutions.'

'Fast, knowledgeable' managing partner Else Loes Pasma and ‘strategic thinker’ Leendert Kruidenier jointly head the 'down-to-earth' team at Wijn & Stael Advocaten N.V., which handles M&A- and insolvency-related matters, reorganisations, dismissals and strategic work. Clients include Sweco, Brainnet and Meurs Werkt. Senior associate Joyce Snijder is especially recommended for flexible employment matters. Legal 500, 2018 – Employment

Wijn & Stael Advocaten is ranked as 'recommended firm' in the section commercial litigation. Legal 500, 2018 – Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

The 'in-depth knowledge' of Wijn & Stael Advocaten N.V.'s 'business-oriented' practice is key to its 'case-winning track record'. The 'highly experienced' Remco Vermaire co-heads the team with 'excellent insolvency trustee' Noor Zetteler. Willem Jan van Andel 'combines legal and financial expertise'. Clients include Rabobank, Vossenberg Kranenpool and the trustees of Meavita. Legal 500, 2018 – Restructuring & Insolvency

Willem-Jan wordt is ranked as 'leading individual' in Restructuring & Insolvency. Legal 500, 2018 – Restructuring & Insolvency