Norton Rose Fulbright partner Floortje Nagelkerke recognised at IFLR Europe Women in Business Law Awards

Global Recognition July 2, 2018

Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright is delighted to announce that partner Floortje Nagelkerke, has been named “Best in Financial Regulation” at the Europe Women in Business Law Awards 2018 organised by International Financial Law Review (ILFR).

The awards recognise the achievements of women leading the legal sector across Europe.

Floortje heads the financial services practice in Amsterdam, having been promoted to partner in May 2016. She advises clients on a wide range of regulatory matters. Floortje has particular experience in the regulatory and compliance aspects relevant to financial institutions such as brokers/dealers, trading platforms, custodians, clearing members and central counterparties.

Before joining Norton Rose Fulbright in December 2005 she worked as a lawyer for the Dutch financial regulator, the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (the AFM).

Farmida Bi, Chair of Norton Rose Fulbright, Europe, Middle East and Asia, commented: “We are delighted that Floortje has been recognised by IFLR for her achievements. As a firm, we are committed to the provision of an inclusive working environment which is key to our vision and our success.”

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