Rick van ‘t Hullenaar

Partner

Office location
Amsterdam
Direct number
+31 20 577 1616
Direct fax
+31 20 577 1775
Mobile number
+31 6 5156 7866
E-mail
rick.vanthullenaar@debrauw.com

Profession
Advocaat (admitted to the Bar in 2006)
Expertise
Regulatory and Criminal Enforcement, Banking & Finance, Capital Markets
Languages
Dutch, English, French
Education
University of Leiden, Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris

Rick specialises in enforcement matters, both regulatory and criminal. He regularly conducts cross-border internal or regulatory investigations, often with a US, UK and EU angle. His areas of expertise also include international trade, anti-bribery legislation and compliance.

Rick represents corporations and financial institutions that are subject to criminal investigation and enforcement proceedings. He also advises on pre-enforcement compliance issues, especially in the field of international trade and anti-bribery regulation.

His international background includes having practised law at De Brauw London for two years, and he regularly speaks on internal investigations, international trade, anti-bribery compliance and related topics.

Rick’s recent work includes representing and advising:

  • Ordina, a listed leading Benelux IT integrator, in a much-publicised internal investigation into possible irregularities in various public tenders in the governmental sector
  • Royal Imtech, a Netherlands-based technical services provider for electrical, ICT and mechanical engineering, in an internal investigation in relation to potential irregularities relating to its Swiss operations
  • A Dutch global service provider to the oil & gas industry in relation to anti-corruption compliance in an African jurisdiction
  • A Dutch global service provider to the oil & gas industry in relation to economic sanctions and export controls compliance and related investigations
  • A Dutch multinational company in relation to an investigation into possible irregularities relating to a South American subsidiary