Amar, mr. Y. (Yvo)
23 maart 2017
mr. Y. (Yvo) Amar
Yvo Amar is a partner at B&A Law, the only Dutch boutique law firm fully specialized in international trade sanctions and export controls. Yvo has extensive experience in these areas of law and regularly advises and represents Dutch and foreign companies and financial institutions in all aspects thereof, including drafting and implementing compliance programs, providing transaction advice, export license applications, contract law and representing clients in criminal and administrative enforcement matters. He also advises clients on related anti-money laundering and anti-corruption matters.
Yvo has advised and represented corporations and financial institutions in sanctions and fraud-related matters brought by Dutch and foreign authorities, including the Dutch Customs, the Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Dutch Public Prosecutor, the Dutch Central Bank (DNB), the Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM), SEC, OFAC, DoJ, CFTC, FCA, SFO and BaFin.
Yvo also has extensive experience in the field of anti-corruption and anti-money laundering legislation. Prior to working at B&A Law, Yvo worked at De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, where he was involved in enforcement in almost all major Dutch fraud cases of the recent decade.