Babette is part of the Financing team. She is specialised in assisting with and advising on national and international property and project financing. In addition, Babette has a vast experience with restructuring and the sale of loans.
Extraordinarily committed. Analytical. Quality conscious. Focused.
Babette advises national and international banks, other financial institutions, investors and companies. Babette is internationally experienced and previously worked as a Dutch lawyer in London.
Babette completed the Grotius specialisation course Financing & Securities law in 2015.
DRC Capital European Real Estate Debt Funds I Dutch counsel to DRC in relation to its commercial property lending activities in the Netherlands (whole loan, mezzanine and high yield loans, office and retail properties).
PGIM I Advising PGIM on various senior loans provided by PGIM in the Netherlands (residential and office properties).
Deutsche Hypothekenbank I Advising Deutsche Hypothekenbank on several large residential, retail and commercial property development and investment loans, including New Atrium, Central Post and one of the largest Dutch real estate portfolios on the market, as well as several hotel financings, including the Student Hotels and W Hotels.
NNIP Investment Managers I Lead counsel to NNIP IM on a number of large cross-border commercial property performing loan portfolio acquisitions.
GreenOak I Advising on several (re)financings and DPO’s with respect to residential, retail and commercial investment loans in the Netherlands, including the refinancing of the Green Campus portfolio in The Hague.
Berlin Hyp I Advising Berlin Hyp on several large development and investment loans, including loans for the Rabobank South Netherlands headquarters, Akzo’s and Vopak’s headquarters, the refinancing of the IEF retail portfolio CMBS, Hyatt Hotels and several residential portfolios, including portfolios owned by Reggeborgh (VolkerWessels), Holland Immo Groep and various large residential property portfolios belonging to private investors.
ING DiBa I Advising ING DiBa on a number of Dutch commercial property loan transactions in the Netherlands.
Aareal Bank I Advising Aareal Bank on the (re)financing of various commercial property and hotel financings in the Netherlands and syndication thereof.
Deutsche Bank I Advising Deutsche Bank on various NPL and sub-performing property loan purchase transactions including exit scenarios (realisation agreements, sell downs, bricks through shares sales, mortgage enforcement proceedings (public as well as private sales), DPO’s, including tax advice.
Dutch Social Housing Guarantee Fund I Advising Dutch Social Housing Guarantee Fund (WSW) in connection with the financial restructuring of several Dutch social housing corporations including Vestia, the largest social housing corporation in the Netherlands (including the restructuring of Vestia’s derivatives debt), as well as more recent restructurings of other social housing corporations and the revision of the funding arrangements for social housing corporations.