RESOR is a high-end law firm specialized in restructuring and insolvency matters with a complex or cross-border nature. RESOR operates in the very top end of the market and acts for financial institutions, (multinational) corporations, (foreign) insolvency administrators and other stakeholders in the insolvency and pre-insolvency arena.
RESOR has a strong international focus supported by a wide international network. The lawyers at RESOR have extensive experience in international matters and knowledge of foreign insolvency systems giving them high capability in dealing with complex cross-border cases.
The various guides identify RESOR as a leading law firm in the field of restructuring and insolvency in the Netherlands. Chambers Europe 2017 describes RESOR as a “niche boutique, widely praised for its highly specialised team, which acts on many complex restructuring and insolvency mandates in the Dutch market and also offers a strong international focus.” Sources say the team’s "command of their own jurisdiction but also how that interplays with the US, is impressive. The level of service has been outstanding." Partners are singled out as leaders in the field, noting that sources consider Jako van Hees a "bright academic” who is “very quick and pragmatic in understanding what you want and very honest in advising about the law if there are important questions we pose him." Nicolaes Tollenaar is dubbed by sources as a "brilliant and creative thinker who has a comprehensive understanding and is able to analyse complex situations." Lucas Kortmann is described as "very knowledgeable on international insolvency law," and he praised for his “great negotiation skills”.