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Sifra van Ansenwoude

Senior Associate

  • Profession
    Advocaat, admitted to the bar in the Netherlands in 2017
  • Expertise
    Finance and Restructuring, Intellectual Property
  • Languages
    Dutch, English
  • Education
    University of Cambridge (LL.M.) , University of Utrecht (LL.B.) , University of California, Berkeley


Sifra specialises in general banking and corporate finance, including bilateral and syndicated loans, acquisition financing, debt capital markets transactions and debt restructuring. She has advised corporates, financial institutions and private equity investors, and has worked with leading independent law firms on cross-border transactions.


Prior to joining the Finance & Restructuring practice, Sifra was part of De Brauw’s Intellectual Property group. She assisted corporate clients in complex IP disputes, in particular regarding patent law, and she litigated before national courts at all levels, including the Dutch Supreme Court.

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