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Mr. Rob van den Sigtenhorst
Mr. Rob van den Sigtenhorst
Toon Advocaten


Rob is a partner at TOON, an Amsterdam boutique law firm focussed on Restructuring & Insolvency, Banking & Finance and related advice and litigation. He specialises in Banking and Finance and (cross-border/international) Restructuring & Insolvency. 

 

As a foreign associate at Davis Polk & Wardwell, New York City, Rob broadened his experience with U.S. bankruptcy and cross-border insolvency working on cases like Patriot Coal, Kodak, Lehman, Elpida, and various other (Chapter 11, 15, other) cases. A secondment at ABN AMRO Bank allowed him to deepen his understanding of the client's perspective.

 

Rob is an author for a Dutch periodical on insolvency case law (Rechtspraak Insolventierecht) and a leading insolvency commentary (Tekst & Commentaar Insolventierecht). He is a member of INSOL International, INSOL, NACIIL, and INSOLAD. 

 

Legal500 named Rob as a Next Generation Lawyer (2017, 2018).

 

Major cases include HEMA, Swissport, Oi Telecom restructuring (major Brazilian telecom provider), Wagenborg fleet restructuring (major Dutch shipping company), Grupo Isolux Corsán restructuring (global concessions, energy, construction and industrial services company), Almatis restructuring (Dutch based, globally operating specialty chemicals group, including U.S. Chapter 11 proceedings), Bankruptcy of a Dutch bank, Failure of a worldwide key supplier of a blue chip client (electronics), Imtech restructuring (Dutch based globally operating technical services provider), VION Food restructuring, including divestment of VION's Ingredients division.

 

In his spare time, Rob loves sailing with his wife Margot and kids Aimée, Justus and Juliette, cycling, cooking and playing the guitar. He enjoys good wines, whisky and the occasional cigar.