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Two lawyers of VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne sworn in for Curacao and Aruba
On Tuesday 25 June, two lawyers were sworn in by the Joint Court of Justice of Aruba, Curacao, St. Maarten and Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba in St. Maarten. They strengthen the team's offices in Curaçao and Aruba. Additionally, the firm provides services through offices in Bonaire and St. Maarten. A total of 35 attorneys-at-law are currently working in the firm.
Sueena N.I. Francisco was born in Curacao and works at the office in Curacao since Oktober 2011. Before joining VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne she practiced in the Netherlands at Houthoff Buruma in the fields of corporate transactions and corporate litigation.Sueena graduated from Utrecht University in 2006 and she obtained her LL.M. degree from the Washington College of Law, D.C. in 2007. She is specializes in the area of corporate law with a particular focus on advising on mergers and acquisitions (including takeovers, joint ventures and other alliances) for both private equity and strategic parties and the legal structuring of entities. She also advises domestic and international clients in the area of banking and finance on regulatory issues and lending and security documentation.
In February 2012, Dirk Ormel started working at the office of VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne in Curacao and since June 2012 he works in Aruba. In 2011 he graduated from University Leiden in 2011 and studied at the University of the Western Cape in South Africa for half a year during his bachelor. Dirk received three prizes for his international criminal law thesis on Congo “Ne pas tuer la poule aux oeufs d’or”, freely translated “Don’t kill the chicken with the golden eggs”. The title refers to the passive attitude of the international community with regard to the natural resources related conflict in Congo.
Source: Antilliaans dagblad 27 juni 2012