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FCW Legal has the experience, knowledge and passion you can rely on. By approaching every step with confidence and preparation, we can deliver the results that our customers want and deserve. If you are looking for a lawyer who stands up for your rights and offers honesty and affordability, you are definitely in the right place.
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We are experienced trial lawyers who are capable of tackling major legal issues, but remain flexible and personal in our approach.
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Senior Lawyer / Managing Partner
Wilfred has been practicing law since 1996. From 1997 to 2001, he was a lawyer at the Central Bureau Legal and General Affairs. He then spent 6 years at ING Trust as a commercial legal director.
Wilfred was secretary of the working group on revision and modernization of the law on legal entities in the Netherlands Antilles and secretary of the evaluation committee, Book 2 Civil Code. He was also chairman of the Supervisory Board of the University of Curaçao (formerly the University of the Netherlands Antilles). He is currently a member of the Standing Committee on Corporate Law, established by the government of Curaçao and a member of the Council of State.
Eric studied economics at the University of Amsterdam and law at the Open University of the Netherlands. In 2008 he registered as a lawyer at the Bar of the Joint Court of Justice in Curaçao. Before that Eric worked for more than 25 years in central and commercial banking in economic / legal functions.
From 1992 to 2014 he was a part-time lecturer in Law and Economics at the University of Curaçao (formerly the University of the Netherlands Antilles). Given his financial and economic background, Eric specializes in financial and economic criminal law, financial-economic and banking law, insolvency law and corporate law.
Shafny studied at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam. There she obtained her bachelor’s degree in Dutch law, followed by her master’s degree in Corporate law. She also specializes in Administrative law. Shafny has been with the firm since 2017 and has extensive experience in advice and litigation.
During her studies, Shafny did an internship with a company lawyer and was a member of the Juridical Faculty association Rotterdam (JFR) and member of the European Law Students’ Association (ELSA).