Jelle Hoeijmakers


Jelle specialises in banking and finance and in dispute resolution.
He works on restructurings and on financial and commercial litigation, including class actions.



Representative matters

Royal IHC on its financial restructuring. For the first time since the introduction of the WHOA, the cram down option was used within a syndicate of lenders to secure the envisaged financial restructuring.

An airline holding company on the EUR1bn refinancing of its credit facilities and cancellation of the Dutch State aid package.

DIF Capital Partners on the extension and amendment of their DIF VII fund EUR 1.2 billion credit facility, linking it with certain ESG-linked KPI’s.



LL.M., Law & Finance, Universiteit van Amsterdam, 2021

LL.M., Corporate and Commercial Law, Maastricht University, 2021

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.