Rick van 't Hullenaar assists multinational companies in preventing and managing regulatory, reputational, and compliance risks and in responding to incidents of corporate irregularities and compliance failures. He has in-depth experience in addressing matters relating to international trade, economic sanctions, and export controls.
Rick conducts cross-border internal investigations regarding a variety of issues, including corruption, bribery, fraud, economic sanctions, export controls, and other regulatory or reputational issues. His experience includes investigations in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America, and the Middle East. With his substantial knowledge in international trade and economic sanctions, he is also active in Brussels, which is an important regulatory hub in the EU.
In addition, Rick assists companies in assessing their compliance risks, including in a transactional context. He advises clients on compliance with international trade and other regulatory regimes, including economic sanctions, anti-money laundering regulations, and foreign direct investment controls.
Rick is a visiting lecturer at Leiden University and a frequent speaker at conferences on subjects spanning his areas of practice. Prior to joining Jones Day in 2019, he worked in the Amsterdam and London offices of an international law firm.
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- Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po) (Certificate 2006); Leiden University (LL.M. 2005)
- Amsterdam Bar
Listed in Who's Who Legal: Investigations — Future Leaders (2019-2021)
Recognized as a "Rising Star" in 2018 for white collar crime by Euromoney Legal Media Group
- English, Dutch, French