Kees de VisserAmsterdam
Senior Legal Counsel
Kees de Visser has extensive expertise in recovering judgments and arbitral awards against sovereigns, semi-sovereigns and corporate entities worldwide.
Kees also contributes his hands-on experience to Omni Bridgeway’s collective redress practice in litigation about financial products and insolvency and restructuring matters. He is a member of the engagement and investment committees for one of Omni Bridgeway’s investment funds.
Before joining Omni Bridgeway, Kees was a practising lawyer admitted to the Dutch Bar at top-tier firm De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, handling large and high-profile cross-border litigation and enforcement matters and leading the firm’s private international law team. Before that, he was a strategy consultant with Bain & Company after having obtained a Ph.D. in private international law.
Kees also holds master’s degrees in private law, business law and Dutch notarial law from the University of Groningen, and is (co-)editor-in-chief of the Netherlands journal of private international law.
Kees is fluent in Dutch and English and proficient in French, German and Italian.