DSC 8393 EM smile sEveline Mutsaers - Prior to founding West Advocaten, Eveline Mutsaers worked 5 years  as an independent lawyer underthe name Mutsaers Advocaten.

She advised investment funds, start ups and early stage companies with venture capital investments, financings rounds and bridge facilities, both domestic and abroad.

The preceding decennium she spent with the international law firm Clifford Chance in Amsterdam, including a year secondment to London. From 1999 until 2001 Eveline worked for the reputable firm of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati in Palo Alto (Silicon Valley) California. 

Building her experience at West Advocaten Eveline continues to advise investment funds, start-ups and early stage companies, management teams, buyers, sellers and shareholders in all types of share transactions with special focus on innovative industries, in particular sustainable energy, biotechnology and ICT and internet.

Eveline went to law school at Utrecht University in the Netherlands. In 1993 she received her LLM in Transnational Business Practice from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in California. In 1999 she passed the California Bar Exam, qualifying her to practice law in California.