Arika Schoenmakers-Nagy

Specializes in Cross-border Transactions

Office +31(0)88-2001300
De Boelelaan 32, 1083 HJ Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Senior associate - Legal


Arika is a senior associate within the corporate team of WLP-Law. Arika assists private equity investors, family businesses, joint-ventures and start-ups across various industries in corporate transactions and  advices clients on restructurings, mergers, acquisitions and corporate governance. Arika is regularly involved in cross-border transactions and coordinates from a legal and transactional perspective international restructurings.  Arika has a wide network of best friend law firms who assist her in complex transactions, in particular in the Americas and Europe.

Given her international background, Arika specializes in cross-border transactions and represents high net worth individuals and/or family owned businesses. In particular, Arika regularly assists the WLP-Law tax team on such transactions.


Arika joined WLP-Law over 8 years ago as a first year associate and now is the leading senior associate with the firm.


Admitted to practice: 2011. Education: Master of Laws (LL.M) Dutch Civil law at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands (2010), completed the International and Commercial law exchange program (cum laude) at the Eötvös Lóránd University in Budapest, Hungary (2009).

Arika was born in Hungary yet raised in the Netherlands, and was educated bilingually. Arika is fluent in Dutch, English and Hungarian and is involved in strengthening the (business) relationship between Hungary and the Netherlands through various networks.