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Jelmer Kalisvaart focuses his practice on corporate law, capital markets and mergers and acquisitions, including initial public offerings (IPOs), secondaries, rights offerings, convertible and debt securities, and public takeover bids, SPAC transactions, venture capital, private equity and joint ventures. Jelmer has more than 15 years of experience advising listed and private companies, underwriters, multinationals, private equity houses and hedge funds on a wide range of domestic and cross-border transactions as well as on securities regulations and corporate governance. He gained in-house experience advising on Corporate Finance and ECM matters at a large Dutch Bank. In addition, Jelmer lectures frequently on corporate and capital markets topics at Dutch universities. Jelmer is recognized for his dedication to clients and the deal. He offers clients pragmatic and strategic legal advice and ensures that transactions are handled to the very highest standards.

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