Michiel has been a lawyer for over 10 years, and he joined Holla Advocaten as a specialist in Financing, Securities & Insolvency in 2019. He supports organisations in good times and bad. Within his speciality his main focus is advising and litigating on restructurings, director’s liability and the actio Pauliana. Besides that, the courthouse of Central Netherlands regularly appoints Michiel as a liquidator in bankruptcies.
Clients and colleagues describe Michiel as level-headed, analytically strong, and loyal. He finds it important to thoroughly explore what goals his clients are pursuing, in order to find the right solution to their legal issues. In his work, he favours a personal approach, short lines of communication and a pragmatic workstyle. His approach is to cooperate when possible and to enter in a confrontation when necessary.
2019 - now, Holla Advocaten
Associate | Lawyer
2009 - 2019, Bosselaar & Strengers Advocaten
2020, Erasmus University
Specialty Course Financial Economics for Insolvency Lawyers
2015 - 2016, Grotius Academy
Specialty course Insolvency Law (INSOLAD)
2001 - 2008, Groningen University
Civil Law and Criminal Law