Sworn in: 2016
Sylvana Vijn is an inquisitive and intrinsically motivated lawyer with a strong analytical capacity. She is result-oriented and pragmatic, approaches tasks systematically and asks the right questions to obtain all relevant facts and information. She seizes upon a case and does not relax her grip until the desired result has been achieved.
Sylvana focuses on business law, insolvency law and the general law of obligations. She advises on setting up legal entities and all the aspects that this involves. She also assists clients who are involved in a dispute under the law of obligations, e.g. concerning the performance of agreements and the way in which agreements have to be interpreted. She also supports the trustees of Thuis Partners in settling bankruptcies.
Sylvana is board member of the Maastricht Young Bar Association. She is the board member responsible for organising activities, such as drinks parties and activities with a legal theme. In addition, she writes articles regularly, teaches at ICGI at Maastricht University and gives presentations and lectures.
Sylvana Vijn has registered the following areas of law in the register of the Dutch Bar Association:
- Intellectual property
- Corporate Law
- Professional liability
- Directors' liability
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Associations and foundations
This registration obliges Sylvana to achieve ten permanent education points per calendar year in accordance with the standards of the Dutch Bar Association.