Jan Willem Schenk

‘My extensive network enables me to serve clients better on other levels as well.’

Jan Willem specialises in private wealth consultancy, mergers and acquisitions, financing and cross-border restructuring and investment fund formation, and drafting and providing advice on employee benefit schemes. He also advise national and international firms on corporate governance.

He started in 1992 at an international law firm. Subsequently he worked at a Rotterdam legal firm where he focused mainly on international assistance and the coordination of investment funds and setting up financing structures.

Jan Willem was a partner at various national and international law firms before he joined HVK Stevens. He also advises companies on transactions in and with Curaçao and the former Netherlands Antilles.

In 2019, Jan Willem established Lagun Family Services, associated partner of HVK Stevens.


Jan Willem regularly publishes and lectures on the topics, which are of interest to his clients.
For a list of his publications, please click here.

Chambers High Net Worth

In appreciation of his work, Jan Willem has been ranked as one of the leading advisors in the Netherlands in the internationally renowned Chambers High Net Worth Guides 2021 and 2022. Feedback from interviewees included: “He is very focused in his advice,” and “He is very knowledgeable and he gives excellent legal advice.”

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